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Mascot Gold Cup Sponsored by Poundland

30 Apr 2023

Wetherby Race Course, West Yorkshire
Starts: 13:00
Distance: 0.2 Kilometres
Entry Fee: £1.00 - £50.00
Run in the Worlds largest mascot race at Wetherby on 30 April 2022

The World's largest Mascot Race at Wetherby Races

Join us at Wetherby Races family day race meeting for 7 horse races and one that you can take part in, the Mascot Gold Cup, sponsored by Poundland which holds the Guinness World Record for Worlds largest mascot race. The race is 220 yards and over 5 fences, a handicap start gives everyone a chance. There are 4 types of ticket, each of which comes with 2 free race day passes and unlimited half price passes and a mascot medal with extra long ribbon. £2 Ticket: Entry and mascot loan for anyone committing to pledge a minimum of £100 sponsorship money for Sue Ryder. 50 mascots available on a first come first served basis. A catalogue will be emailed to you to select from, once your entry is confirmed. £1 Ticket: As above but no mascot loan. £40 Ticket: Entry to event with no minimum fundraising target (bring your own mascot). £50 Ticket: As above but including mascot hire. By signing up to this event you (and the people you are signing up) are agreeing to the event terms and conditions which can be found at https://www.sueryder.org/mascotgoldcup STAY IN TOUCH At Sue Ryder, we’d love to keep in touch with you to tell you about our work and how you can support it. We will only contact you electronically if you agree to be contacted in this way. On the entry form please state whether you agree to be contacted by email and/or text. We may contact you by post and/or phone unless you have asked not to be contacted. On the entry form please state if you do not want to be contacted in this way. For further details about how we use and protect your information, please view our privacy policy at www.sueryder.org/privacy. You can change your contact preferences, request a copy of our privacy policy or ask any questions by contacting supportercare@sueryder.org or 020 7554 5985.


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Sue Ryder

Sue Ryder Manorlands Hospice
Keighley Road
West Yorkshire
BD22 9HJ
Andrew Wood
01535 640430


0.2 Kilometres
See Map
Entry limit:
Remaining places:
Race licence:
Not suitable for wheelchairs


  • Distance markers
  • Toilets
  • Changing facilities
  • Baggage store
  • No water stations
  • No showers
Race HQ:
Sue Ryder gazebo next to the parade ring

Each mascot and a friend receives a free Paddock Grandstand race day pass for the day and additionally they can order additional tickets at the half price rate. under 16s get in free. Each mascot receives a bespoke Mascot Gold Cup medal and class winners receive mascot hand friendly trophies.

Mascots should arrive at least half an hour before he Mascot Parade at 1pm, the Mascot Gold Cup is 2:35pm. We need a question saying what is your mascots name? Which organisation are you representing? Please give us a paragraph or two about your mascot, who you are representing and what your chances are?

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