Friday, February 11, 2011 Recently, two of Ontario’s premier racing and entertainment facilities, Flamboro and Georgian Downs, have partnered with Cosmos Sports. Flamboro and Georgian Downs of Hamilton and Barrie respectively, will be collaborating with Cosmos Sports for the 2011 harness racing season. Both tracks are among Ontario’s largest and most prestigious racing and entertainment facilities, collectively attracting approximately 4 million patrons annually..
Throughout the 2011 harness racing season Cosmos Sports will procure corporate partners, facilitate event management, and will also be working with both tracks in a consulting capacity.
Chris Roberts, Director of Racing Operations explains,.
“We’re excited about the potential benefits of our partnership with Cosmos Sports. The contacts, expertise and professionalism that Cosmos brings to the table should give us the boost we need to reach our goals. Often times, it’s easy to get bogged down in operations and miss valuable opportunities. Cosmos can be an external set of eyes, ears and most importantly a voice to potential partners.”.
Cosmos Sports has a longstanding relationship with Standardbred Canada having worked with them over the past seven years on their equine industry publication, Trot magazine. In addition, Durham based racing and entertainment facility, Ajax Downs, is also a current client of the sports marketing agency..