DESTER SINGAPORE GOLD CUP 2018 PUTS A DIFFERENT SPIN ON ELEGANCE
Dester Singapore Gold Cup, one of the most illustrious horse races in Singapore, will take place at the Singapore Racecourse on Sunday, 11 November 2018. In its 89th edition, this longstanding race is also the finale to the Singapore Triple Crown Series.
“As one of the most anticipated events on the local racing calendar, the $1.35 million Dester Singapore Gold Cup is the crown jewel of Singapore Group 1 races. With its prestige and heritage, the Singapore Gold Cup is the most coveted trophy by our racing connections and we are honoured to welcome Lubritrade, under its Dester brand, as the title sponsor for the third year running. Let us all sit back and raise our glasses as we enjoy what will surely be a spectacular race!” Mr Simon Leong, Senior Vice President (Wagering), Singapore Turf Club, said.
Mr Ow Yeow Bung, General Manager of Lubritrade Distribution Pte Ltd, said, “As the title sponsor of The Singapore Gold Cup for the third consecutive year since 2016, Dester Beer by Lubritrade is truly honoured to work together with the Singapore Turf Club once again. The collaboration with Singapore Turf Club has seen Dester Beer reaching out to a resplendent range of audience and we look forward to present the finest and richest race in Singapore’s racing calendar on 11 November 2018 at the Singapore Turf Club.”
1. Dester Singapore Gold Cup on Sunday, 11 November 2018
On Gold Cup day, the Dester Singapore Marquee Package (priced at $88 per person) is available for those who wish to indulge in a day of exciting action on and off the tracks. Package holders will be treated to a sumptuous lunch buffet spread, complete with free flow of beer, juices, and soft drinks and a vantage view of the thrilling racing action on the turf. They will also receive an exclusive umbrella courtesy of Dester Beer.
Besides the exciting on-track action, package holders will enjoy fringe activities specially lined up within the Marquee. Guests will be entertained by an array of activities including popular local DJ and influencer, DJ Shenny performing ‘live’ on site, and even a booth offering temporary airbrush tattoos. The Beer Drinking Competition, a perennial crowd favourite, will also be back to entice beer lovers with attractive prizes.
The Dester Singapore Gold Cup 2018 race will also be telecast ‘live’ on Channel NewsAsia, Hub Sports Arena, and Eleven Sports Network from 4.35pm onwards.
2. Post-Position Draw at Clarke Quay on Wednesday, 7 November
The starting positions of the Singapore Gold Cup runners will be drawn at the Post-Position Draw at the Fountain Square at Clarke Quay from 8.05pm. Racing fans may follow Singapore Turf Club’s news feed to get updates about the draw results.
For bookings and enquiries on the Dester Gold Cup Marquee Package, as well as more information on the Dester Singapore Gold Cup and its array of activities, please visit www.turfclub.com.sg