RED MILLS in Search of Future Champion at Enniscorthy

27 August 2015

Connolly’s RED MILLS have announced their sponsorship of the Future Champion Unraced Stake at Enniscorthy Greyhound Stadium. The RED MILLS Future Champion Unraced Stake will carry a total prize fund of over €7,800 with the winning greyhound receiving €5,000 (full prize money details are covered below, Entry Fee - €50). The event will be advertised for 48 open unraced dogs and will start on Monday, 5 October with the final taking place on Sunday, 25 October. 

RED MILLS in search of Future Champion at EnniscorthyThis year marks the 10th running of the Future Champion Unraced Stake and to celebrate, Connolly’s RED MILLS are awarding the leading bitch 10 bags of RED MILLS Xcel Greyhound Food and 10 bags of Racer Greyhound Food. Both of which are made in Kilkenny using the finest quality ingredients for health, well-being and stamina.

Commenting at the launch of the event - John Geoghegan of Connolly’s RED MILLS said "We are thrilled to sponsor the RED MILLS Future Champion Unraced Stake at Enniscorthy. Over the years, this stake has produced several top-performers who have gone on to become future champions. We are looking forward to a thrilling competition and we’re excited to be part of an event which promotes the breeding aspect of the industry”.  

Nicky White, Chairman of Enniscorthy Track Supporters Club said "On behalf of the Track Supporters Club we welcome Connolly’s RED MILLS as the new sponsors of The RED MILLS Future Champion Unraced 525. Over the last 10 years this competition has been growing from strength to strength and we have no doubt that this year’s event will be even bigger and better than before".

Michael Dempsey, Racing Manager of Enniscorthy Greyhound Stadium said "Enniscorthy Greyhound Track are delighted to announce that Connolly’s RED MILLS are sponsoring the 10th running of the Future Champion Unraced 525. The Future Champion has become a highlight on the racing calendar and has produced some of the Canine Superstars of the last decade with the likes of Ardkill Jamie, Express Ego, Beaming Bucko, Country Legend and Kereight King just to name a few. All who started off their careers in this prestigious event".

Full Prize Money Breakdown

  • Winner - €5,000 
  • 2nd - €2,000
  • 3rd - €1,000
  • 4th, 5th and 6th - €600 each
  • Heat Winners Receive - €100 each
  • Unplaced Semi-Finalists - €100 each

For further information please contact Enniscorthy Greyhound Track on 053 9233172