Dance Design Stakes
The Dance Design Stakes is a Group 3 flat horse race in Ireland which is open to thoroughbred fillies and mares aged three years or older. It is run at the Curragh over a distance of 1 mile and 1 furlong (1,811 metres), and it is scheduled to take place each year in late August or early September.
The event was established in 2005, and it was initially classed at Listed level. It was promoted to Group 3 status in 2009. The race is sponsored by Moyglare Stud, and it is named after Dance Design, a successful filly owned and bred by this organisation.
|2005||Chelsea Rose||3||Pat Shanahan||Con Collins||1:49.20|
|2006||Blessyourpinksox||5||Ted Durcan||Peter Casey||1:51.60|
|2007||Many Colours||3||Kevin Manning||Jim Bolger||1:53.09|
|2008||Beach Bunny||3||Chris Hayes||Kevin Prendergast||2:03.44|
|2009||Chinese White||4||Pat Smullen||Dermot Weld||2:04.19|
- galopp-sieger.de – Dance Design Stakes.
- horseracingintfed.com – International Federation of Horseracing Authorities – Dance Design Stakes (2009).
- rte.ie/sport – Two Group 3 events added to schedule.