Press Release | Naki Challenge #1

$100,000 Special Condition Mdn (Mdn at 9am June 1st 2018)
To be run at Pukekura Raceway Saturday August 25th


58.5kg Set Weight, with fillies and mares allowances of 2kg
3YO allowance 2.5kg
And then the standard SWP conditions of 2 wins 1kg, 3 wins 2kg, 4 + wins 3kg
Maiden Allowance of 1kg
No apprentice allowance

Limited to 14 horses
Cost for Guaranteed Slot in Race              $5,500 plus GST
14 only slots (not more than 2 slots per individual entity)
All slot holders will receive significant corporate entertainment on the day for a party of (4).  More will be available at a cost (tba).
Contact Carey Hobbs 06 757 5759 to confirm your slot in New Zealand’s 1st $100,000 Mdn. 


  1. Fourteen Slot Holders confirmed by May 1st 2018 in writing
  2. Full payment by Slot Holders by August 1st 2018
  3. Slot Holder names horse Monday August 20th
  4. Field drawn Wednesday August 22nd including club to provide 3 Ballots in case of injury

If the race is not run all Slot Holders receive their money back or a Slot for 2019.

Given that Taranaki Racing Inc are confident this will be successful, the Club hopes in 2019 with extra funding available, the Slot Holder price will decrease and we can run two such events at 1400m and 1800m or 2000m as part of an End of Winter Championship which will see the ITM Interprovincial stake be increased.

Editor -
Tuesday 13 February 2018