Yarra Valley Cup Brings Early Christmas

Yarra Valley Cup Brings Early Christmas

The Yarra Valley Racing Club is gearing up for a pre-Christmas celebration with the running of the SEW Eurodrive Yarra Valley Cup on Friday December 4.

As the seventh leg of the Melton Saddlery Victorian Country Cup Championship, the SEW Eurodrive Yarra Valley Pacing Cup day is one of the highlights of the series.

Worth a total of $70,000 in prize money, the Yarra Valley Cup day will feature a total of eight races beginning with the SEW Eurodrive Yarra Valley Pacing Cup worth $25,000.

There will also be an additional five pacing races each worth $5,000 which includes the Pace Finals and 3 Year Old Pace.

Last on the list are the Yarra Valley Trotters Cup worth $15,000 and the $5,000 Trotters Handicap.

Nominations for the Yarra Valley Pacing Cup will close at 12:00pm on Monday November 30 and the race fields will be available on Tuesday December 1.