17 Sep 20

There are over 100 incredible lots on offer in the Great Racing Welfare Auction and just under one week left to get your bids in.   The auction has been supported by some hugely generous donations from the racing industry and beyond.  The lots include everything from ‘money can’t buy’ ultimate experiences to the chance to bid for a homemade cake a month for three months. There really is something for everyone on offer.

Here are just five of the amazing lots not to be missed:

A Private tour on an Ultimate Newmarket Experience for four people

An all-day experience, incorporating a visit to the Gallops, Trainer’s Yard, National Stud and National Horse Racing Museum including morning coffee and lunch. https://www.jumblebee.co.uk/thegreatracingwelfareauction#buzz_expend_103265

Pair of 2021 ARC Annual Members badges

Get free admission to every ARC Racecourse in 2021 with a pair of annual member’s badges.https://www.jumblebee.co.uk/thegreatracingwelfareauction#buzz_expend_103400

Lease Share in Middleham Park Two Year Old

Take a 12-month 2.5% lease share in Middleham Park’s two year old colt, KAYFAST WARRIOR. In training with Tom Dascombe: https://www.jumblebee.co.uk/thegreatracingwelfareauction#buzz_expend_103501

Ultimate Grand National Experience for two people

A fantastic experience for any Grand National fan featuring the opportunity to join racing stars at the Grand National weights lunch in February, the chance to walk the national course on Grand National day with Carrie Ford before enjoying a day at the races whilst being hosted at the prestigious Chairman’s Lunch:


Join Mike Cattermole in the commentators’ box & racing for two people

Mike Cattermole

An excellent opportunity for a young would-be caller or a racing fan to join Mike Cattermole in the commentator’s box:


All proceeds from the virtual auction will go towards Racing Welfare’s Covid-19 Emergency Appeal which is aiming to bridge the £500,000 income deficit faced by the charity due to the pandemic. Bidding is open until 8pm on Thursday 24th.  To see all of the lots on offer go to https://www.jumblebee.co.uk/thegreatracingwelfareauction.  

Commenting on the fantastic support The Great Racing Welfare Auction has received Racing Welfare’s Chief Executive, Dawn Goodfellow, said:

We have been overwhelmed by the incredible lots donated to the Great Racing Welfare Auction, there really is something to appeal to everyone and to suit a variety of budgets.  We have lined up some incredible opportunities for 2021 and some genuine money can’t buy experiences.  I encourage everybody to take a look at the auction page and to get bidding.”