Dear Members of the Media
MEDIA ACCREDITATION FOR 2015 SINGAPORE INTERNATIONAL RACING FESTIVAL / SINGAPORE AIRLINES INTERNATIONAL CUP AND KRISFLYER INTERNATIONAL SPRINT
The Singapore Turf Club cordially invites you to apply for media accreditation for the Singapore International Racing Festival (SIRF) from 13 to 17 May 2015. The SIRF, will feature a series of exciting activities both on and off the race track which will culminate on Sunday, 17 May at the Singapore Racecourse with the running of the 2015 S$3 million Singapore Airlines International Cup (SIA Cup) and the S$1 million KrisFlyer International Sprint. The following will be offered to the international media who will travel to Singapore to cover the event.
Complimentary accommodation with in-room internet access for a maximum of five nights, from 13 to 17 May 2015 (check out on 18 May 2015) at the Regent Singapore will be provided by the Singapore Turf Club. The room will be booked by the Club and will be made available upon approval of your accreditation application.
| Please note: |
a) All other incidental charges relating to the accommodation (e.g. mini bar, telephone, laundry charges, extension of stay) are to be paid by the individual media and will not be charged to the Singapore Turf Club
b) Members of the media who wish to arrive earlier than 13 May or stay after 18 May must notify the 2015 SIRF Media Team in advance for reservation purposes. This arrangement is subject to room availability at the official media hotel.
||Complimentary transfers from Singapore Changi Airport to the hotel and return; transfers for morning trackwork from hotel to Singapore Racecourse and return; as well as transfers to official functions organised by the Club and return will be provided by the Club.|
||Official Media Centres |
Locations of the official media centres are as follows:
Official Media Centres
Singapore Turf Club, Lotus Room
1 Turf Club Avenue, Singapore Racecourse, Singapore 738078
Wednesday, 13 May to Sunday, 17 May 2015 (4:30am to 10am daily)
Regent Singapore, Cuscaden Room, Level 2
1 Cuscaden Road, Singapore 249715
Wednesday, 13 May to Saturday, 17 May 2015 (9:00am to 6:00pm)
Sunday, 17 May and Monday, 18 May 2015 (9:00am to 2:00pm)
||Complimentary breakfasts are available daily from 13 to 17 May 2015, 6:00am to 10:00am at the Singapore Turf Club, Lotus Room.|
Complimentary tea breaks at the Regent Singapore, Cuscaden Room are available at:
13 to 18 May 2015 (10:00am to 11:00am)
13 to 16 May 2015 (3:00pm to 4:00pm)
Facilities in the media centres include telephone lines with international direct dial service, fax machines, photocopiers, wired and wireless broadband internet access and latest SIRF, SIA Cup and KrisFlyer International Sprint information.
Media Accreditation Application
Your media accreditation application must be submitted for consideration by Tuesday, 21 April 2015 and includes:
a) A clear passport size photograph up to 1MB in file size
b) A letter from your Editor confirming that you are covering the event
c) Minimum of three press clippings or photos from previous Singapore International Racing Festival (SIRF), Singapore Airlines International Cup (SIA Cup) and the KrisFlyer International Sprint coverage or racing coverage from your media source.
||Please note that the applications will only be offered at the sole discretion of Singapore Turf Club. Incomplete applications will not be considered.|
||For any information regarding the 2015 Singapore International Racing Festival (SIRF), Singapore Airlines International Cup (SIA Cup) and the KrisFlyer International Sprint, please visit our websites www.siacup.sg or www.turfclub.com.sg. If you would like to receive regular press releases concerning the events, and/or if you have other enquiries, please contact the 2015 SIRF Media Team:|
We look forward to your coverage for the 2015 Singapore Airlines International Cup and Krisflyer International Sprint Races.
The 2015 SIRF Media Team