WIN A DAY OUT AT SANDOWN FOR CORAL ECLIPSE.SANDOWN'S Coral Eclipse Stakes The Eclipse Stakes is a Group 1 flat horse race in the United Kingdom for three-year-old and above thoroughbreds run over a distance of 1 mile 2 furlongs and 7 yards (2,018 metres) at Sandown Park Racecourse in early July. is the first opportunity for the classic generation to clash with the class of 2008 and it could be our next chance to see brilliant 2,000 Guineas/Derby hero Sea The Stars in action.
Of course, the nearest most of us could hope to get to Sandown to see what could be a true racing great in action is on Channel 4 on Saturday July 4.
But you don't have to settle for that - do you?
No - marvellous Mirror Racing has teamed up with our friends at Coral to offer one lucky reader and their guest a chance to see some of the best racehorses in the world taking each other on in one of the biggest races of the racing year.
And you will bag the full VIP treatment too. Up for grabs in our latest, fantastic competition are:
A VIP day for two - winner plus guest - in Corals stunning private box at the Coral Eclipse on Saturday July 4th.
This includes entry into Sandown racecourse
Lunch and afternoon tea and complimentary bar throughout the day in the private Coral box.
pounds 100 worth of complimentary betting vouchers and pounds 100 toward travelling expenses.
To win this amazing day out, just ring 0901 553 0319 and answer this question Name the Irish-based-trainer who sent out wonder horse Sea The Stars to win the Derby at Epsom last Saturday: Is it (a) John Oxx John M. Oxx is a well known Irish horse trainer. He was born on July 14th, 1950 in Ireland, and his father, John Oxx Sr., was also fairly well known as a trainer.
John Oxx has been training since 1979, when he received his training license. or (b) Lester Piggott Lester Keith Piggott (born 5 November 1935) is a retired English jockey, considered to be the best of his generation and one of the greatest flat jockeys of all time, with 4,493 career wins, including nine Derby victories. .
Follow the instructions or, alternatively, you could text DMSPORT followed by a space and then your answer (a or b), name, address & postcode postcode
a system of letters and numbers used to aid the sorting of mail
Noun 1. postcode - a code of letters and digits added to a postal address to aid in the sorting of mail
postal code, ZIP code, ZIP to 84080.
TERMS & CONDITIONS
1. Lines close midnight Monday June 15 2009. BT landline calls cost 50p per min max 2 mins. Other landline operators/payphones/mobiles may vary. Texts cost pounds 1.00 each plus std network rate.
2. One winner selected at random after lines close from all correct entries received.
3.Prizes not transferable, no whole/part cash alternatives.
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SEA PLUS SEA THE STARS and Mick Kinane win the Epsom Derby