Leopardstown Launch Christmas

Wed 21st Nov 2012, 10:52

This morning Leopardstown launched their Christmas Festival with details of the Most Stylish Lady and Most Stylish Man competitions.

Champion Jockey Davy Russell was unveiled as the Leopardstown Christmas Festival Ambassador and is pictured here with Heidi Higgins and Mark T Burke, the Judges for the competitions.

The competitions sponsored jointly by Mount Juliet and Tatler Magazine will take place on Lexus Chase day, Friday 28th December.

Almost €10,000 worth of prizes will be up for grabs. The winning lady will be given an editorial photo shoot in Irish Tatler as well as a two-night stay in the 5-star Mount Juliet Estate and Spa. The most stlyish man will appear in Tatler Man and will also win a trip to Mount Juliet.

Leopardstown's fantastic four-day Festival of racing begins in five weeks time on Wednesday 26th December and tickets are available at €20 for each day when booked on www.leopardstown.com.

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