Racing – Limerick Racecourse announcing a new sponsorship deal with Wallstone, The Financial Planning Company.

Wallstone photo shoot Limerick Photo: Patrick McCann 05.07.2015
Pictured (L-R) Bryan Cooper, jockey, Gerry Moran, Wallstone, Conor O’Neill, Limerick Racecourse, Marie McCarthy, Wallstone, Ruairi McMahon, Wallstone and Robbie Power, jockey.

LIMERICK Racecourse has today announced a very exciting new sponsorship deal with Limerick Company Wallstone, The Financial Planning Company. Wallstone will sponsor the feature race on Thursday 23rd July, “The Wallstone Financial Novice Steeplechase” with a prize fund of €17,500. The Wallstone Financial Novice Steeplechase is a race which has become renowned for consistently producing high class winners over the years with horses of the calibre of Devil’s Bride, The Real Article and Baily Green amongst its illustrious roll of honour. The 2015 renewal is set to take place on Thursday 23rd July, the final evening of the Twilight Racing Series at Limerick Racecourse.

The 2015 Twilight Racing Evenings have been extremely popular at Limerick Racecourse and the final Twilight National Hunt fixture which takes place on Thursday the 23rd July promises to round off the summer season in style. An action packed seven race national hunt card gets underway at 5.30pm with the very eagerly anticipated country music star Mike Denver playing live after racing.

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Gerry Moran, Director of Wallstone, The Financial Planning Company said “We’re delighted to sponsor The Wallstone Financial Novice Steeplechase and to be associated with a progressive business such as Limerick Racecourse. The Irish economy is improving and it’s important that we continue to support local businesses and encourage spending in the local economy”.

Ruairi McMahon, Director of Wallstone, The Financial Planning Company said “We’re really looking forward to an action packed evening of racing with our clients and wish Limerick Racecourse every success in their forthcoming events”.

Commenting on the sponsorship, Conor O’Neill, General Manager of Limerick Racecourse said; “I’m absolutely delighted to welcome Wallstone Financial as the sponsor of the feature race at Limerick Racecourse on Thursday 23rd July. It’s always a fantastic action packed evening of entertainment and one of the highlights on Limerick’s racing calendar, the 2015 renewal is shaping up to be bigger and better than ever! I have no doubt that this exciting new partnership with Wallstone Financial will enhance this even further. There is a whole host of tickets and packages available at fantastic value so be sure to check out for further details”.