Racing, equine and human awards, music, food, beverage and fireworks combined to draw a crowd of 10,000 at Kincsem Park for their annual New Year’s Eve event, the “Ugeto Szilvester”.
Orifiamma Jet took the feature race in a driving finish for driver Sandor Varadi and the pair defeated pacesetting stablemate Poetica SAF with trainer/driver Tibor Hajnal up.
12/31/13 –Kincsem Park – Befag Lovaregy Leti Dij, purse 1 million HUf, 1960 meters handicap turning start, 11 starters
Orifiamma Jet (5f Supergill-Ticket To Ride), Sandor Varadi up, trainer Tibor Hajnal, owner Illetmeny Kft
Poetica SAF (4f Frullino Jet-Augusta Bi), trainer/driver Tibor Hajnal aboard
Amazing Lobell (6f Incredible Crafts-US Companion), A. Lakotas driving
The real story is how this event, each year despite weather captures an audience of all ages for what is a superior entertainment event, without alternative gaming. See pics captured from the live internet feed that also was broadcast in its entirety on web-tv.
Where racing and entertainment, of people of all ages and all walks of life, combine to celebrate a nation’s equine stars (and their connections) and a New Year.
Thomas H. Hicks