G1 Chairman's Sprint Prize

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Sunday 7 May 2017

Sha Tin Racecourse

Hong Kong

Total Prize Money HK$14,000,000

1200 metres / 6 furlongs (right handed)

Turf

3YOs and upwards


The Chairman’s Sprint Prize is run right-handed on a turf track that is flat, 30.5 metres wide and with a home straight of approximately 430 metres. A "Good" track surface is highly likely in May. The race is limited to 14 runners and the same day features another Group 1 race the Champions Mile.


ENTRY DETAILS

 

  DATE / TIME (HK local time) FEE (HK$)
Nominations 6pm Monday 20 March Free
Supplementary Nominations 6pm Monday 10 April $140,000
Riding Fee   $2,200 (of which $1,000 payable to HKJC)
Declarations 8am (HK time) Thursday 4 May $140,000

 

Selection of runners for the Chairman's Sprint Prize is at the sole discretion of the Hong Kong Jockey Club.

Fees and dates are subject to change.

 

FIELD SIZE AND BALLOTING CONDITIONS

The maximum number of starters is 14.

Standard Weight-For-Age

WEIGHTS

NORTHERN HEMISPHERE   SOUTHERN HEMISPHERE
Kgs Ibs Age & Sex Kgs Ibs
57 126 4yo & Up (males) 57 126
55.25 122

4yo & Up (females)

 55.25 122
54 119

3yo (males)

55.75 123
52 115

3yo (females)

54 119

 

No freelance or apprentice jockey weight allowance may be claimed.

PRIZE MONEY BREAKDOWN (HK$)

1st $7,980,000
2nd $3,080,000
3rd $1,400,000
4th $798,000
5th $462,000
6th $280,000
Total Prize Money $14,000,000