18 October 2016
By Bryan Smyth
Curraheen Park Greyhound Stadium has announced a new partnership with Grandon Car Sales of Glanmire, with the addition of a new 24 dog Mini Open Stake to the Cork racing calendar. The Grandons Toyota Mini Open will begin on Saturday 29th October and run over 3 weekends with the Final on Saturday 12th November.
The overall winner of the competition will receive €3,500 in prizemoney, but the sponsors have also added a bonus for the finalists. In addition to the prizemoney on offer, Grandon Car Sales have offered a bonus prize of a new Toyota Proace Van should any of the finalists break the track record in the Final. The current 525yd track record of 27.85 was set by Curious Boy earlier this year during the Laurels. (Terms and Conditions apply to this promotion)
Based in Glanmire, Co. Cork, Grandons are a Toyota Dealer, they present a superb range of new and used Toyota cars across Cork City & County with a dedicated Toyota sales and Service centre based in Glanmire Cork. They also offer Fleet Solutions for your business. They have an experienced Sales Team are also on hand to discuss Mobility options for Disabled Driver/Passengers.
“We are delighted to partner with Grandons Car Sales. This is an exciting new addition to our racing calendar and the extra incentive from Grandons of the FREE “Toyota Proace” if any finalist breaks the track record will make the final very exciting. We are looking forward to a great night, with a first class race card on the final night here at Curraheen Park Greyhound Stadium. ” said Frank O’Meara, Sales, Commercial and Operations Manager at Curraheen Park.