www.racehorseownership.ie YOUR PASSION STARTS H E R E SALES - Irish sales companies Goffs, Tattersalls and Goresbridge host public auctions throughout the year. Full dates can be seen at www.itm.ie. PRIVATE PURCHASE – Seeking the advice of your trainer or a bloodstock agent will assist in the purchasing of horses privately. CLAIMING RACES – These race types offer the opportunity to purchase horses directly out of the race at the advertised set fee. LEASING – Leasing allows you to enjoy the thrill of ownership without the initial expense of buying a racehorse. SOURCE YOUR HORSE SOURCE YOUR TRAINER When choosing your trainer your considerations should include budget, location, yard size and most importantly personal choice. Your trainer is your team manager. Pick a trainer that will ensure you have an ownership experience that suits you. For a full list of trainers see www.racehorseownership.ie CONTACT HORSE RACING IRELAND FOR FURTHER INFORMATION ON ANY OF THE ABOVE NOTE • Authority to act and colour registration fees are annual. Fees are based on one horse in training. • Working balance is used towards your race day costs i.e. entry and jockey fees • *Fees based on debits / credits going through first named partner account. See website for debits / credits going through multiple accounts • **Must be registered owners OWNER OPTIONS AMOUNT COST DETAIL Sole Owner Race under your own name, select your racing colours and make all the decisions Partnership 2-4 registered owners coming together in joint ownership. Members can have all their names appear on the race card or race under partnership name Syndicate 5 – 20 members come together to race under a syndicate name. Two members** are appointed as syndicate agents and are responsible for all paper work and act as syndicate representatives. Club A racing club has unlimited number of members. Set up your own club and race under a club name. Two members** are appointed as club agents and are responsible for all paper work and act as club representatives. Alternatively join an existing club by buying an annual share for a set fee. Company Register as a company and promote your business. As a company you can also avail of tax benefits. It is advised to seek advice from your tax consultant. HRI Account Lodgement Trainer Authority to Act Colour Registration Working Balance HRI Account Lodgement * Trainer Authority to Act Colour Registration Partnership Registration Working Balance HRI Account Lodgement Trainer Authority to Act Syndicate Registration Colour Registration Working Balance HRI Account Lodgement Trainer Authority to Act Colour Registration Working Balance HRI Account Lodgement Authority to Act Colour Registration Working Balance €500 -€40 -€40 €420 €500 -€40 -€40 -€40 €380 €500 -€40 -€40 -€40 €380 €1000 -€40 -€40 €920 €1000 -€40 -€40 €920 STEPS TO RACEHORSE OWNERSHIP