Racing fans everywhere will benefit from “Lucky Start” top-ups on 1 January. For the Triple Trio, the payout for a single $10 winning unit is expected to reach $18 million. Meanwhile, the Quartet & First 4 Merged Pool for Race 7 and Race 11 will be topped up with $1 million each.
On the track, the day’s highlight will be the first Group race for 2019, the Group 3 Chinese Club Challenge Cup Handicap (1400m), to be run on turf as Race 9.
A range of spectacular on-course activities will be staged on the day.
· A brand new range of Lucky Series merchandise will be available at designated sales counters and the Gift at Races souvenir shops at Sha Tin Racecourse.
· A variety of New Year specialty dishes will be available at Mezza One for racegoers’ dining enjoyment.
· Share the photos taken on 1 January at Sha Tin Racecourse on Instagram (account has to be set for public viewing) with the hashtag #LuckyStart for a chance to take home fabulous prizes.
There will be 11 races on the day with the first starting at 12:30 pm. Sha Tin Racecourse will open at 10:30 am for admission.
All racegoers must be aged 18 or above. For enquiries, please call the HKJC Customer Hotline 1817 or visit www.hkjc.com.