Owners in Ireland enjoy some of the best prize-money in Europe with 2016 having seen a new record in total prize-money on offer. Along with this prize-money, owners in Ireland can also avail of the following bonus schemes that offer significant additional value to a race win.
Plus 10 is an industry-funded bonus scheme for Irish Flat thoroughbred owners and breeders which pays €12,500 bonuses to qualified two and three-year-old winners of Plus 10 races. The bonus is shared between a horse’s registered owner, the payers of the scheme’s first two registration stages – typically the breeder and in some cases pinhooker – and trainer, jockey and stable staff.Full information on eligible horses and the bonus races can be found on www.plus10bonus.com
This bonus scheme, which is open to all un-raced 3-year-old fillies or over, rewards the owners of all eligible fillies who win their maidens with a €5,000 bonus. With 94 such races scheduled during 2017, it provides payments of €5,000 to the winning owner of qualified fillies/mares. It is open to winners of mares-only maiden bumpers, maiden hurdles or beginners chases, giving each owner the potential to win a total €15,000 in addition to the winning prize-money.For further information please contact Irish Thoroughbred Breeders Association on +353 (0)45 877543 or visit www.itba.info
Participating owners will receive a £25,000 bonus if their October Book 1 purchase wins an ‘Open’ two year old maiden in Ireland. All yearlings sold, bought in or failing to meet their reserve at Book 1 of the Tattersalls October Yearling Sale will be eligible for the huge bonuses which looks set to provide even more incentives for owners and trainers.Full details of the scheme are available on www.tattersalls.com
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