Lane’s Finish, one of many world’s premier Thoroughbred farms, is considering past the Bluegrass for this yr’s Breeders’ Cup with a collection of customized surfboards that is equal elements California and Kentucky.
Created in partnership with advert company Cornett and Chilli Surfboards in Torrance, Calif., these 24 handcrafted surfboards are individually designed to spotlight all the Lane’s Finish roster of world-class stallions.
The distinctive boards will probably be on public show at Breeders’ Cup companion motels within the Del Mar space—Hyatt Regency, Fairmont Grand, Lodge at Torrey Pines, and L’Auberge—in addition to Del Mar Nov. 3-6.
Throughout this time, the boards will probably be bought to the very best bidders by way of dwell on-line public sale and 100% of proceeds will probably be donated to the Completely Disabled Jockeys Fund, an impartial charitable group that gives monetary help to jockeys who’ve suffered catastrophic on-track accidents.
“This trigger has been one of many main focuses of my dad and mom’ philanthropy,” mentioned Invoice Farish of Lane’s Finish Farm. “It has been underfunded for a very long time and it is crucial to us that we assist the usually forgotten jockeys who danger their lives for our leisure and our enterprise.”
As a part of the activation, TVG will air a section filmed in Los Angeles that includes the customized Lane’s Finish surfboards and a few of racing’s most revered jockeys. Mike Smith, Joe Bravo, and Drayden Van Dyke will all obtain a browsing lesson from Paul Naret of Chilli Surfboards.
Del Mar Racetrack is thought all over the world because the monitor “The place the Turf Meets the Surf.” What higher solution to pay homage to that slogan and the legacy of Lane’s Finish farm than with customized surfboards in the course of the world championships of racing.
Lane’s Finish customized surfboards benefitting the PDJF can accomplish that at lanesend.com/auction.
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