Fashion, Racewear

Myer Fashions on the Field 2022

VRS Myer Fashions in the Field Competition 2022

The VRC has announced an update to this year’s Myer Fashions on the Field competition with new categories: Best Dressed and Best Suited Awards.

The competition will be both on track and online. The digital competition requires you to upload three pictures and a video, and finalists will be invited to attend Flemington racecourse on Kennedy Oaks Day to compete for the top honours.

Racegoers are also able to to enter in-person at Flemington across the four days of the Melbourne Cup Carnival, even if you submit a digital entry and are not selected as a finalist. Dedicated style spotters will be encouraging the most stylish on track to enter.

Best Dressed and Best Suited finalists will be selected on Penfolds Victoria Derby DayLexus Melbourne Cup Day and Kennedy Oaks Day. These entrants will go straight into the final alongside the digital competition finalists with the overall winners announced live in the afternoon of Kennedy Oaks Day, Thursday 3 November. 

Key Dates

Best Dressed and Best Suited Digital Competition entries close5.00pm AEDT, Sunday 9 October 2022
Best Dressed and Best Suited State and NZ Winners notified and finalists announcedFriday 14 October 2022
Best Suited and Best Dressed On Course CompetitionsPenfolds Victoria Derby Day, Saturday 30 October 2022*
Best Suited and Best Dressed On Course CompetitionsLexus Melbourne Cup Day, Tuesday 1 November 2022*
Best Dressed and Best Suited On Course Competitions and FinalKennedy Oaks Day, Thursday 3 November 2022*
Family and Alpha Edit on Course CompetitionVRC Champions Stakes Day Saturday 5 November 2022*

*Competitions occur on-course throughout the four days of Melbourne Cup Carnival 2022.

For more info head to the VRC website here.

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