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Race Night - Successful evening

race night iconJim Adams reports on a very successful race night on Friday 14th September when 58 people attended the event in the Clubhouse.  The evening generated a profit of £824.60 for Cub funds,

 
 
 
 
Winners of £25 prizes race by race
                    Owner.                        Jockey
Race 1.        Ron Elliot.                  Angus Scott
Race 2.        Jim Welch.                Richard Wilkes
Race 3.        Ray Johnson.            Neil Wilson
Race 4        Colin Gibson.            Helen Simpson
Race 5.        Tam Glendinning.      Gary McDonagh
Race 6.        Jim Welch.                Albert Thompson
Race 7.        Beth & Jorgie Faulds.            Pim McDonnell
Race 8.        Elaine Mills.                Ron Hastings
 
Winning envelopes for those who have not received them behind the bar.
 
Thanks to Race Sponsors Iain Oliver, Denholm Post Office, The Armstrong Clan, Gary McDonagh, Eric English, Jock Rae, Ron and Craig Elliot, Ken Auckland.
 
Thanks also to Horse and Jockey sales by Ray Johnson , Ron Robertson, Linda Geatons, Ron Elliot, Gordon Wilkes, John Lunn, John Law , Geoff Ross, Alec Lauder, Albert Thompson and Gary McDonnagh.
 
Thanks to Hawick Harlequins for loan of the screening equipment and to Michael our chef who prepared an excellent buffet. Also all volunteers who helped out on the bar, the tote and the microphone, particularly MC Big Ron, over the evening
 
Finally thanks to all who purchased Horse and jockeys for the event
 

Original Post

Following a very successful evening last year, Jim Adams will be hosting another Race Night on Friday 14th September.  The format will be the same as last year.  Pre race sales of horses and jockeys have now commenced through volunteers from within the club who have agreed to promote sales. In addition horses and jockeys will be available in the clubhouse on a regular basis from now until the date of the event. The cost  of a horse or jockey, as last year is £5, with the winning owner and jockey receiving £25. 

Tickets for the event will be £5 inclusive of a finger buffet. They are available behind the bar in the clubhouse or can be reserved by emailing jimadams2000@icloud.com .

We are also looking for sponsors for each race at a cost of £20. Two of the eight races have been sponsored already. Please email Jim Adams to register an interest.

This is an important fundraiser for the club which all members are asked to support. Jim says, last year we raised over £1000 and I am sure we can exceed that amount this year.

To read about last year's event click here.