Tuesday May 10,2016 :  SKY BET EXPANDS YORK RACECOURSE SPONSORSHIPS

Title sponsor to four events during the high season.

Sky Bet has expanded an already impressive sponsorship portfolio with York Racecourse becoming the new sponsor of the Group Two Lowther Stakes for the next three years at York’s Ebor Festival held in August.

Sky Bet already holds sponsorship agreements for York Racecourse’s Group Two Sky Bet York Stakes and the Sky Bet Dash Handicap races.

Michael Shinners, Racing PR Manager at Sky Bet said: "Sky Bet's sponsorship at York stretches back well over a decade and we are delighted to add the Lowther Stakes to our sponsorship portfolio for at least the next three years.

"The roll of honour for the Sky Bet Lowther Stakes speaks for itself and we are very excited to be associated with such a prestigious contest."

James Brennan, Head of Marketing and Sponsorship at York Racecourse, added: "York is delighted to be extending our already successful partnership with Sky Bet which will now cover four days of our high season in July and August.