The Open Unraced Bitch Stake at Newbridge has produced some wonderful performers in recent years and this year’s competition will carry a new name following yesterday’s announcement that local owners Jerry and Michael Connors are the new joint sponsors along with the Newbridge Track Supporters Club.
The competition will now be named after Jerry’s brilliant bitch Brownstown Tango with the full title the Brownstown Tango & NTSC Open Unraced Bitch 525 and you can be sure a number of potential stars will emerge from this year’s stake. The event is scheduled to start on Friday, March 13th while the final is pencilled in for Friday, April 3rd.
Martin Sweeney Chairman NTSC with committee members William Coyle and Con Stynes, Pat Doran, Jerry and Michael Connors as the Brownstown Tango & NTSC Open Unraced Bitch 525 is launched at Newbridge. Out front are Jerry's grandchildren Paddy and Jerry.