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  • Monday March 7th, 2011 @ 20:15

Saints' Cheltenham Fundraiser

As part of the club's fundraising drive for 2011 we are introducing our first ever tie in with the upcoming Cheltenham National Hunt Racing festival.

For the low entry cost of only €10, you can be in with a chance to win excellent cash prizes!

All you need to do is e-mail or text your selection for the first 4 races of each day to a specified number/address to compete with others fans.

Points are awarded on the basis of winners and placed horses selected

The Prize fund will be 50% of all entry fees so with 200 entries we would have a prize fund of €1,000!

The overall winner wins 60% of the prize fund, with each daily winner winning 10% each.

To enter please text 086 400 8788 or e-mail stpatsfundraising@gmail.com

Full details are available here.

We would encourage all fans to try and promote this fundraiser amongst their own friends and colleagues as it will obviously appeal to a wide range of people.

If you need any further information, don't hesitate to contact us on the details provided.


  • Select 1 horse in first 4 races of each day of the 4 day Cheltenham festival.
  • Select one NAP per day from those 4 horses.
  • If your horse is a non runner you will be given the Starting Price (SP) favourite. If joint or co-favourites you will be given the horse with the lowest race number of those favourites.
  • If no NAP is selected by you will not have one for that day (and therefore no bonus points).
  • If your NAP is a non runner, the NAP is forfeited. This does not transfer to the SP favourite.
  • All entries must be received by e-mail or text by 12 noon on the day of each race. Non entrants will receive 0 points. Entries may be made ANYTIME
    prior to this (days/weeks).
  • Overall Winner will be the entry with most points combined over the 4 days. If there are multiple winners, the prize money will be split.
  • Daily winner will be the entry with the most points earned that day. If there are multiple winners, the prize money will be split.
  • The Decision of the St Patrick's Athletic Fundraising Committee is Final


  • Horses earn the follow points:
    1st Place 5 points
    2nd Place 3 points
    3rd Place 1 point
  • If your NAP wins you earn 3 bonus points
  • If your selections wins with an SP of 12/1 or over you earn 2 bonus points.
  • There are no bonus points for NAP or long priced selections that place 2nd or 3rd


  • Entry is €10
  • Prize pot is 50% of all entry fees received.
    Prizes may be rounded to nearest €10

    The price pot is shared as follows:
    1 Overall winner 60% of prize pot
    2 4 Daily winner receive 10% of prize pot each day


    1 200 entries will have prize pot of €1,000
    2 Overall winner receives €600
    3 Each daily winner receives €100

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