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Aminius Racing Club horseracing event this Saturday

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The Aminuis Racing Club (ARC) will on Saturday host the third edition of its annual horseracing event at the Gobabis Turf Club.The event has hosted more than 150 horses vying for the Nambred and thoroughbred trophies since its inception in 2019, ARC Se…

The Aminuis Racing Club (ARC) will on Saturday host the third edition of its annual horseracing event at the Gobabis Turf Club.

The event has hosted more than 150 horses vying for the Nambred and thoroughbred trophies since its inception in 2019, ARC Secretary-General Mutu Katjiuanjo told Nampa on Thursday.

Katjiuanjo said preparations are underway for Saturday’s event in Gobabis. The registration fee for Nambred horses is N.dollars 250, while thoroughbred competitors can book their spot with N.dollars 300.

Seventy horses are expected to compete in the more than 15 races in the Nambred beginner, Nambred maiden, Nambred graduation, D-division, and A-division thoroughbred divisions.

Prize money of N.dollars 80 000 is up for grabs.

According to Katjiuanjo, top performers like the popular Starlile from the Okahandja Racing Club; French Leave from Aminuis Racing; You Touched My Heart from Riverside Racing; Time Master from Khomas Turf Club; Visigoth from Aminuis Racing and Kakondeka from the Kaondeka Horseracing Supporters Club are expected to participate.

The entry fee is N.dollars 50 for the event set to start at 10h00.

Source: The Namibian Press Agency