The Kosciuszko is the world’s richest race for country trained horses and is held on Everest Day at Royal Randwick.
The race boasts a total prize pool of $1,300,000 and is at set weights with penalties conditions and restricted to horses trained in the New South Wales country.
2018 The Kosciuszko will be run on Saturday the 13th of October, 2018 at Randwick racecourse.
Members of the public will be able to purchase $5.00 tickets for a chance to win a part share in a horse for The Kosciuszko.
The Kosciuszko Prize Money
The Kosciuszko is worth $1.3 million in prize money, making it the world’s richest race for country-trained horses.
A full breakdown of the prize money on offer in The Kosciuszko will be posted here at a later date.
The Kosciuszko Sweep and Calcutta
Members of the public have the opportunity to purchase $5.00 tickets to win a chance to own a part share in a horse for The Kosciuszko race. The $5.00 tickets can be purchased at all NSW AHA hotels that feature a TAB outlet.
The tickets can be purchased at the TAB Electronic Betting Terminals in the same way as a normal TAB ticket.
Select hotels will also have dedicated Eftpos terminals that will exclusively sell the $5.00 Kosciuszko tickets.
The Kosciuszko Sweep
There will be 12 winning tickets drawn for the Kosciuszko sweep. Each winning ticket holder will then have an entry in The Kosciuszko race and can select a NSW country trained horse to race in their entry, subject to agreeing with the horse’s owners as to how they will share the prizemoney for the race. Racing NSW can assist the winning ticket holders in identifying horses for selection.
The Kosciuszko Calcutta Draw
An additional 12 winning tickets will be drawn to win the Kosciuszko Calcutta prize. Each of these winning ticket holders will receive a cash prize equal to 50% of the bid proceeds that their randomly allocated horse recieves in the Kosciuszko Calcutta.
The Kosciuszko Field
The field for The Kosciuszko will be restricted to 12 runners and will be announced at a later date. Check back here for further details closer to the race date.
How to live stream the 2018 The Kosciuszko
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