Race night is runaway success for Castleford supporters

Larne Patrick and Rangi Chase with a fan at Castleford Tigers Supporters Club's annual race night.
Larne Patrick and Rangi Chase with a fan at Castleford Tigers Supporters Club's annual race night.

Castleford Tigers Supporters Club’s annual race night raised a whopping £1,261.55 to be donated to the club.

The event, sponsored by Faye’s Sandwich Bar, took place at the George V WMC with a large audience in attendance, including guests, first team stars Rangi Chase and Larne Patrick, who presented the raffle prizes.

Raffle tickets were sold for the main prize of a 2017 Castleford Tigers signed shirt, donated by the club. Other prizes were given by Dave Bowman, Joyce and John Field.

In a break after five races, pie and peas were served up, sponsored by the George V WMC.

Race sponsors were Dave and Michelle Bowman, Stuart and Dianne Lake, Mary Clifford, Ben Cooper (Impact Strength and Fitness), Claire Martin, Rachel’s Tigers Cubs, Mark Burns-Williamson and the New Wheatsheaf. Horse sponsors were Iris Foukes, Ken Harrison, Christine Taylor, Vanessa Clarkson, Steve Bonser, John Hughes, Keith Taylor, Debbie Render, John Fields, Dennis Holley, Rachel Brocklehurst, Heather Fletcher, Tracey Corbett, Dan Render, Gill Burns-Williamson, Jackie Wadsworth, Barbara Hughes, Nick Render, Mary Clifford, James Burns-Williamson, Harry Render, Ruby Noon, Stephanie Dalton Politis, Adam Burns-Williamson, Joyce Field and Margaret Burns-Williamson.

Donations given by the generous support of the members of the Castleford Tigers Supporters Club since its inception in 2004 now stands at £77,647.58.