On October 14th 2013, Limerick Racecourse are hosting a fundraising race day in aid of the Jockeys Emergency Fun to support rehabilitation efforts for both JT McNamara and Jonjo Bright.
All media rights payments will be donated and Horse Racing Ireland will contribute all the entry fees and an sponsorship income secured for the eight race card to the charity.
Fixtures for the day will include an Irish versus UK Jump Jockeys Challenge and a Jump Jockeys versus Flat Jockeys Challenge.
Racegoers paying on the day will be asked for a minimum €10 with all attendance income also to be donated
Reservations for an exclusive lunch in the Panaromic Restaurant will be available for €100 per person. Comedian Karl Spain will provide entertainment and a live auction will take place to raise further funds with a second auction planned later in the parade ring.
Gates Open 12.30pm with the first race commencing at 2.30pm and the last at 5.30pm
Further Information can be found on: http://www.limerickraces.ie/horse-racing-limerick/event/fund-raiser-for-the-jockeys-emergency-fund