Spendthrift to sponsor inaugural VOBIS Gold Sires race

April 18, 2017 | Courtesy of Thoroughbred Breeders Victoria

Spendthrift Australia, a major and growing international investor in the Victorian breeding industry, has taken on naming rights for the inaugural VOBIS Gold Sires race, to be run on April 22nd at Caulfield.

The two-year-old race, with total prizemoney and VOBIS bonuses of $310,000, will be named the ‘Swear at Spendthrift VOBIS Gold Sires’. It is part of the Victorian Owners and Breeders Day which has total prizemoney and bonuses of nearly $1.9 million and includes six VOBIS Gold Premier races.

“This is a very important day for the Victorian breeding industry with a strong focus on Victorian bred racehorses competing for major prizemoney normally reserved for Group level races,” Thoroughbred Breeders Victoria Executive Officer Patrick Clancy said.

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