Get involved with Barney's Challenge for Racing Welfare

Tuesday 17 April 2012

From 14th-19th May 2012 Paul ‘Barney’ Bamford will be covering over 105 gruelling miles from Yorkshire’s most northerly course at Redcar to the county’s most southerly at Doncaster in his specially adapted mobility hand cycle.

Barney's aim is to fundraise for Racing Welfare's work with injured stable and stud staff. On Barney’s Challenge he will be joined by fellow stable staff, racing fans and celebrities.

With racedays at Redcar and Doncaster plus a feature stop off at York for the Betfred Dante meeting, Barney’s Challenge is the lead fundraising event for Racing Welfare in 2012.

You can get involved in this fundraising extravaganzar by joining Barney and Racing Welfare for lunch on Monday 14th May:

Racing Welfare Hospitality Package

  • Base for the day in the Racing Welfare Paddock Suite
  • Bucks Fizz reception
  • 3 course waitress service luncheon
  • Cash bar throughout the day
  • V.I.P. Admission Badge
  • Raceday progamme
  • Tote betting facility
  • Closed circuit television with full TurfTV coverage
  • Price per person - £60.00 (inc vat) / £50.00 (inc vat) for Annual Badge Holders 

To join Racing Welfare on Monday 14th May please contact Racing Welfare on 01638 560763 or


Alternatively you can always help Barney on his fundraising mission by making a donation via -


Click on the Barney's Challenge logo beneath to view the official video to find out more about more about Barney's Challenge.

 Redcar Racecourse - Barney's Challenge Image

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