SA TROTS - Port Pirie new Sponsors & Incentives

The Port Pirie Harness Racing Club is proud to announce some exciting new sponsorships and incentives for the 2022 season, headlined by $15,000 in cash prizes on offer to participants.


The Leading Trainer and Driver awards will be offered as follows in a points-based system:


Leading Trainer    1st    $7,000

                               2nd    $2,000

                               3rd    $1,000

Leading Local Trainer    $3,000

Leading Driver                $2,000


(Points – 10 points down to 1 for each race) 


This incentive is part of a wonderfully generous 2-year sponsorship the club has acquired from local supporters. The aim is to encourage and incentivise participation at Port Pirie in 2022 and beyond.


Port Pirie Harness Racing Club has also worked with the following business to purchase items to be used as prizes throughout the year, and would like to acknowledge the following:


Brad Noble, Equissage SA – Equisage Back Pad & Rider Pad

Steve & Tracy Loftus, Downunder Sulky – Complete Racing Sulky

Bob &Angelique Graham, Ram Racer – Complete Sulky which the club will keep and use as the emergency sulky during our race meetings.


Additionally, PPHRC have put together a Drivers Pack which will include a Cool Towel sponsored by Cool Towel Australia, hand warmers for those cold nights, and some cleaning cloths to assist with washing their bikes (valued at $50).


Thanks to Martin Connell from Hygain, PPHRC will reward the “Long Shot Winner of the Night” each meeting. This will be a voucher of $150 and given to the winner that starts the longest price at the meeting (based on Sportsbet starting price).


New Sponsors to PPHRC to be thanked are:


          –  Kentucky Equine Research

          – Angle Vale Fodder

          – Carbine Chemicals

          – Leader Equine

          – Country Herbs

          – Race Tek

         – Goodwood Saddlery

         – Barastoc

         – Horseshoes R Us

         – Kohnes Own

         – Kelato

         – Digestive EQ

         – Stance Equitec


To the long serving sponsors of the club a big Thank You for your continued support:


                 Laucke Feeds

                 Hopkins Saddlery

                 Auto Pro

                 Allwood Stud

                 Spencer Motors

                 Alex’s Meats

                 Elders Insurance

                 Midstate Hardware

                 Henry Osborne

                 Mchahons Servives


In other news, PPHRC fundraising has kicked off with a Laser Cut Metal Horse and Sulky kindly supplied by Afford Engineering and Afford Racing Team. If you like to purchase one, please speak to a committee member, or refer to the contact details below ($50 each).


To be eligible for these amazing incentives/prizes, simply become a member of the Port Pirie Harness Racing Club before Monday February 28.



Single            $50

Double.         $80

Single Pen     $35

Double Pen.  $60


Any queries please contact President Mick Darling 0455 504 664

or Rebecca Taylor 0428 362 199