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A double win for Magners at Down Royal!

A double win for Magners at Down Royal!

Dressing to impress has paid off in style for Victoria Corr from Galbally, Co. Tyrone who won the ultimate accolade of Magners Best Dressed Competition on Magners Derby Day at Down Royal. Victoria is pictured after being presented with her amazing prize of Three Nights in Miami followed by a Seven Day Caribbean Cruise by Best Dressed Host Chanelle McCoy, left, and Julia Galbraith, Magners Brand Manager.

A double win for Magners at Down Royal!

Geoff Longstaff, Terry McCourt Tennents NI, and Tom McPeake

A double win for Magners at Down Royal!

Nicole McKeown, Ryan Knox Tennents NI and Lesa McCann

A double win for Magners at Down Royal!

Nuala Meenehan, Mike Todd Down Royal Racecourse manager and Julia Galbraith, Magners Brand Manager

One of the richest and best loved flat races in Northern Ireland with a prize of €100,000 the Magners Ulster Derby was won by Clongowes, ridden by Ronan Whelan who claimed the title for the third time in four years.

As well as sponsors of the Magners Ulster Derby the brand also supported the Magners Best Dressed competition.

Reflecting on a day of style, sociability and sport Julia Galbraith, Magners Brand Manager at Tennent’s NI said:  “Always a runaway favourite with the fashionistas, Magners Best Dressed competition annually adds extra sparkle to a fantastic Summer Festival of Racing at Down Royal.  It is a fun side bar to the horse racing and, each year, we see more and more glamorous ladies stepping up for the style challenge.  This year, with such a fantastic prize on offer, it was a racing certainty that we saw record entries!”

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