#APandMe Images Will Be Shown During Eclipse Awards
The National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA) and Xpressbet are asking fans and horsemen to submit their personal photos with Triple Crown winner American Pharoah for inclusion in a video montage to be shown during the 45th Annual Eclipse Awards ceremony on January 16.
Submissions can be made on Twitter by tagging @NTRA or using the hashtag #APandMe; via Facebook by posting an image to the wall of the official NTRA page (Facebook.com/NTRA1); or by e-mail at APandMe@NTRA.com.The deadline to submit is Jan. 12. Only JPG files will be accepted at the e-mail address.
“American Pharoah has served as racing’s greatest ambassador in the past year, posing for photos with thousands of visitors,” said Keith Chamblin, NTRA Chief Operating Officer and Senior Executive Producer of the Eclipse Awards. “This Eclipse Awards ceremony will be a celebration not only of the Triple Crown winner’s historic feats on the track but also of his immense popularity and influence beyond racing. With everyone’s participation the NTRA and Xpressbet hope to demonstrate the special connection American Pharoah had with the public in a very personal way.”
The Eclipse Awards dinner and ceremony will be held for the fourth straight year at Gulfstream Park Racing & Casino in Hallandale Beach, Fla. The Eclipse Awards are presented by Daily Racing Form, Breeders’ Cup and The Stronach Group and produced by the NTRA.
Individuals submitting an image or images for the #APandMe promotion grant the National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA) and Xpressbet the irrevocable and unrestricted right to use and publish said photographs for editorial, trade, advertising, and any other purpose and in any manner and medium; and to alter and composite the same without restriction and without inspection or approval. The individual releases the NTRA from all claims and liability relating to said photographs.