Is there a cost to register Own the Dream?

Own the Dream team registration and all events within the competition are free.

Are there a minimum number of events I must attend to be eligible for the prize?

Yes, your team must be represented by at least one team member at a minimum of three events prior to the finale to be eligible to win one of the three prizes or the Westspeed Platinum voucher.

Am I eligible to register for Own the Dream 2021?

Own The Dream is all about introducing new people to racing.
A team of four must consist of three non-owners and a team of six must contain four non-owners to be eligible. A non-owner is a person who has not owned a racehorse registered in the stable of an Australian trainer in the previous three years.

Is my team eligible to receive the $1,500 Westspeed Platinum Voucher?

Your team must have attended at least three events and be present at the Grand Finale to be eligible. To receive the voucher, your team must purchase into a yearling from the 2021 Magic Millions Perth Yearling Sale no later than 30 days from the Grand Finale date.

Can I use my Westspeed Platinum Voucher on any horse?

No, your voucher may only be used to purchase a share in a Westspeed Platinum breeder nominated yearling sold at the 2021 Magic Millions Perth Yearling sale. Westspeed Platinum yearlings are identified as such in the sale catalogue. If in any doubt, please don’t hesitate to contact a member of the RWWA team for clarification.

Does our team keep any left-over money from the voucher if we do not spend it all?

No. Your team will only receive the amount you spend on an eligible yearling.

How many team members need to be present at the Grand Finale to win?

At least three members of your team regardless if it is a team of four or six must be present at the finale.

Why does our team need to submit in 100 words or less why they should be selected to take part in the competition?

This is due to the high volume of teams registering and RWWA will select eligible teams to participate upon receiving the registration. Remember the focus of our competition is to introduce new people to racehorse ownership.

Do I need to bring my confirmation email to events?

No, the team will have your RSVP you submitted on the website. Please ensure you RSVP ten days prior to the event.

Is transport provided to the events?

Transport will be provided at the Racing Insight Tour. All other events require your own transport to and from the event. Coaches will pick up entrants at the Leger (Gate 1) Carpark at Ascot Racecourse (access off Grandstand Rd) at the time stated on the event description.
Please ensure when self-driving to the events that you are aware of the event address and start time as we are unable to wait for late arrivals.

Is there parking provided at the events?

Yes, there is parking available at all locations.

What can/can’t I bring to the events?

Please bring a positive attitude to all our events and we promise you will have a good time. We encourage you to wear a hat and sunscreen due to the hot weather in January and February. You may bring snacks to the events although please clean up after yourself. Unfortunately we do not allow entrants to bring non-registered guests.

Is water provided at events?

Water will be provided at all events. We encourage you to bring additional water for your own comfort due to the hot weather.

Is food provided at the events?

Food is provided at most events which will range from canapes and light refreshments to full lunches. Please check the event description prior to attending.

Can we add extra team mates half way through the competition?

No extra team mates are permitted once registrations are closed at 5pm January 6, 2021.

My team mates can’t make the remainder of the events, can I join another team?

No you may not switch teams once registrations are closed at 5pm January 6, 2021.

What is the dress code to the events?

Smart Casual is accepted for all events however we encourage race wear for the Own the Dream Launch Event at Ascot Racecourse and the Racehorse Ownership Experience at Pinjarra, as access to certain areas is off-limits to those not wearing appropriate attire. Please ensure you wear enclosed shoes at ALL events. No thongs are permitted at any of the events.

I am late to RSVP, can I still attend the event?

Please contact the Own the Dream team to check if there is any spots remaining.

Are the events wheelchair accessible?

Yes all locations are wheelchair accessible. Please advise the team so they can provide assistance when required.

Are children allowed at the events?

The Own the Dream event series is strictly an 18+ competition. Unfortunately we are unable to accept children at any of the six events.