Sandown Park Racecourse management have announced that UK bookmaker bet365 have extended its racecourse and festival sponsorship for a further three years.
The bet365 brand will continue to be promoted throughout the racecourses track. The bookmaker will also keep its title sponsorships of bet365 Flat Friday and bet365 Jump Finale for Sandown Park’s Race Festival, which is hosted every April.
Rupert Trevelyan, London Regional Director, the Jockey Club, said:”bet365 has shown a real commitment to this meeting for many years – first sponsoring it in 2008. This new agreement will take their involvement to ten years by the running of the 2017 meeting, and Sandown Park is immensely grateful for their support.”
Steve Ibberson Managing Director of bet365, said: “It has been a real pleasure working with Sandown Park, helping to evolve the bet365 Meeting into one of racing’s signature events.
“The time and effort from all those involved in driving the improvements have been considerable and it now stands as a true celebration of racing marking the official end of the Jump season.
“We look forward to working with Sandown Park for a further three years and propelling the bet365 Meeting to even greater heights.”