Next month the Bathurst club will stage a one-off feature race in honour of local participant Chris Mooney who recently passed away.
Friends and family of Chris have banded together to generously donate to this Tribute race enabling a wonderful first prize of $3,000.
The event will be staged on the non-tab circuit and is open to greyhounds classified as 5th grade under the non-tab grading policy and a guarded blind draw will apply.
Heats over 520 metres will be held on Saturday June 21 with the final to be decided on Saturday June 28.
Chris served on the former Bathurst greyhound Club Inc. committee and was a son former club committeeman Ron Mooney and former club office assistant Sue Mooney and his brother Jeff is still a regular at Bathurst.
Saturday 21st June (Day)
Heats: Chris Mooney Tribute – 5th Grade (non-tab policy) – 520m – Winners: $250
Saturday 28th June (Day)
FINAL: Chris Mooney Tribute – 5th Grade – 520m – Winner: $3,000 + Trophy & Rug (Blue Paws Bonus $600 if eligible)