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Sponsor Opportunities

Hoarding Sites

Advertising on one of our many Hoarding Sites is another excellent way to promote your company. Down Royal can offer sites to rent around the racetrack. They include the paddock, the home straight, at the entrance to any area around the track, which is visible to the public or the television cameras.


Hoarding sites are available to rent on a yearly basis. You are required to provide the sign, board, arrange for erection of the board and maintenance throughout the year. The standard size of the site is 40ft by 5ft.


Costs vary depending on the location and start at £1,000 + VAT per site per year.


Sponsorship Packages

A typical package includes:

  • Name or race or entire meeting dedicated to your company or individual - Name chosen by the client.
  • Race Name and Meeting will appear in most of the National Daily Papers and all local Daily Papers as well as editorials in papers such as "The Irish Field", "Farm Week" etc.
  • Banner Advertisement around the racecourse On-Course promotional opportunities, - e.g. mobile trade stand space given as part of package.
  • Advertisement in Race Card or special Race Card cover.
  • Announcements to race goers via the public address system
  • Presentations of Trophies to winning connections, giving the press opportunities for photographs.
  • Television and radio sports coverage
  • Press coverage of sponsorship
  • Complimentary Hospitality - depending on the level or sponsorship.
Contact us for more information



Racecard Advertising

 Advertising in our racecard is a great way to make the race goer aware of your product. Our racecards vary depending on the race meeting and the price of advertising in them varies accordingly.

Advertising in one of our racecards starts at £300, but to find out more about the opportunities to advertise and how we can develop a package to give your advert maximum exposure, please contact the office on 028 92621256 or follow the link to Contact Us section of the website.



The NI Festival of Racing

 At the NI Festival of Racing in November, there are two screens at the track, one opposite the main grandstand and one at the Parade Ring.



For more Information on all sponsorship opportunities at Down Royal, please contact Mike Todd, Manager.













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