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PA Sires and Stallion Series: 3yo C&G Pacers

By Erin Freibert on 06/29/2020 2:34 PM
The PA Sire Stakes and Stallion Series for 3 YO C&G pacers  at The Meadows has been moved from Friday, August 21, 2020 to Saturday August 22, 2020.
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OCRA: Update through June 11

on 06/15/2020 3:49 PM
OCRA: Update through June 11
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Currier & Ives 3yo RESCHEDULED Dates

on 06/15/2020 3:24 PM
The Meadows Racetrack will be re-scheduling The Currier & Ives 3 YO Filly Trot originally scheduled for May 22, 2020, and the Currier & Ives 3 YO Open Trot originally scheduled for June 20, 2020 to Saturday, July 4, 2020.
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NY Sire Stakes: Revised 2020 Schedule

By Erin Freibert on 06/12/2020 3:56 PM
Click here for the press release regarding the REVISED 2020 NY Sire Stakes schedule. Full revised schedule in link below:   NYSS & Excelsior Series REVISED 2020 Schedule
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Ohio County Fair Updated Racing Schedule

By Erin Freibert on 06/11/2020 3:47 PM
Click here for the Ohio County Fair Updated Racing Schedule.
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OCRA: COVID-19 Fair Racing Best Practices

on 06/11/2020 3:44 PM
Click here for the OCRA's detailed COVID-19 action plan.
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NYSS Press Release: June 2, 2020

on 06/03/2020 2:12 PM
No New York Sires Stakes will be raced before June 21st (3yos). Click here to view the entire press release.
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2020 Updated Race Dates

on 05/26/2020 7:32 PM
Click here for information regarding updated race dates.
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VA Breeders Fund Change

By Erin Freibert on 04/23/2020 4:50 PM
Click here for an important announcement regarding the VA Breeders Fund May payments.
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Empire Breeders Trot: POSTPONED

By Erin Freibert on 04/23/2020 2:19 PM
Nichols, NY - Governor Cuomo's extension of the NYS on PAUSE order until May 15 will cause the postponement of the Empire Breeders Classic (EBC) trots at Vernon Downs from the scheduled eliminations on May 15 and final on May 25 until a date as yet to be determined.   That extension will also affect the opening of the Tioga and Vernon casinos, thus delaying the start of the live r...
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Hambletonian Society: News UPDATE

By Erin Freibert on 04/23/2020 1:22 PM
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NYSS Announces Schedule Changes Due to COVID-19

on 04/17/2020 7:56 PM
Click here for NYSS schedule changes due to COVID-19.
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Freehold CANCELS 2020 Editions of Dexter Cup & Lady Suffolk

on 04/15/2020 8:04 PM
Click the link below regarding the cancellation of the Dexter Cup and Lady Suffolk: http://ustrottingnews.com/freehold-cancels-2020-editions-of-dexter-cup-and-lady-suffolk/
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Yonkers Raceway Stakes Races Update

on 04/15/2020 8:03 PM
Click the link below for an update about the Yonkers Raceway stakes races: http://ustrottingnews.com/update-on-yonkers-raceway-stakes-races/
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Important COVID-19 Notice from Quebec Jockey Club

By Erin Freibert on 04/14/2020 7:52 PM
Click here for important communication from Quebec Jockey Club.
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Prix d'Ete Cancelled

By Erin Freibert on 04/13/2020 7:38 PM
Below is a notice from Murielle at Hippodrome de Trois-Rivieres regarding the cancellation of the Prix d'Ete:   The Québec Jockey Club has decided to cancel the Prix d’Été this year. The decision was made after the Quebec government’s decision to forbid all events hosting more than 250 people until at least august 31st 2020. For now our QC st...
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Status Statement For Meadowlands, Tioga and Vernon Downs

By Erin Freibert on 04/08/2020 4:51 PM
Statement from Meadowlands, Tioga and Vernon Downs:   East Rutherford, NJ - Given the current situation The Meadowlands and Tioga and Vernon Downs are doing whatever can be done to look after our employees and be a good neighbor in the community.    We also realize the plight of the horsemen that race at our tracks and the anxiety of not knowing what the near future mi...
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PSHRC Postpones 3-year-old Sires Stakes and Stallion Stakes

By Erin Freibert on 04/06/2020 2:00 PM
Harrisburg, Pa – Please be advised due to the ongoing COVID-19 national emergency, the Pennsylvania State Horse Racing Commission has announced that the PA Sires Stakes for 3-year-olds along with the 3-year-old Stallion Series that were scheduled for the month of May, have been postponed and will be rescheduled for later in the year. As soon as new information becomes known, it will be ...
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Maryland Sires Stakes Press Release

By Erin Freibert on 03/30/2020 6:50 PM
Press Release from Maryland Sire Stakes:   Spring Maryland Sire Stakes Rescheduled   The Maryland Standardbred Race Fund Advisory Committee would like to notify all owners and trainers that the spring stakes scheduled at Rosecroft in April and May will be rescheduled in the fall when Rosecroft reopens. The affected dates are: April 14 – 4 & 5 year old MSS Op...
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Maryland Sires Stakes Press Release

By Erin Freibert on 03/30/2020 6:50 PM
Press Release from Maryland Sire Stakes:   Spring Maryland Sire Stakes Rescheduled   The Maryland Standardbred Race Fund Advisory Committee would like to notify all owners and trainers that the spring stakes scheduled at Rosecroft in April and May will be rescheduled in the fall when Rosecroft reopens. The affected dates are: April 14 – 4 & 5 year old MSS Op...
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Hambletonian Statement: 2020 April 15th Stakes Payments

By Erin Freibert on 03/26/2020 7:26 PM
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The Meadows: Late Closing Series CANCELED

on 03/25/2020 1:48 PM
Statement from The Meadows regarding the LATE CLOSING SERIES in April:   Due to the shut down of racing and the fact that the date to return to racing is uncertain, the late closing series scheduled for April have been canceled. All nomination payments will be returned to the nominator.  
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Parshall Memorial Stakes: Payment POSTPONED

By Erin Freibert on 03/25/2020 1:46 PM
Official Statement from Ohio Colt Racing Association regarding the Parshall Memrial Stakes:   The Dr. H.M. Parshall Memorial Stakes has extended the deadline for 3YO sustaining payments from April 15th to June 1st in response to the more stringent COVID-19 restrictions now in place.  It is our hope that by following suit with other stakes that are also extending their deadlines t...
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Indiana Standardbred Stakes Payments POSTPONED

By Erin on 03/24/2020 4:10 PM
Indiana Standardbred Stakes Payments POSTPONED
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Meadowlands Statement: April payments and beyond

By Erin Freibert on 03/24/2020 2:14 PM
The Meadowlands has considered the options surrounding sustaining payments on the 2020 Grand Circuit Stakes and will continue to follow the original schedule.    April 15 and May 15 will continue as the deadline for payments to sustain eligibility to Meadowlands races that require them.   As the season unfolds, we work toward racing as many of the stakes as we are able...
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Illinois Bred Night of Champions Races

By Erin Freibert on 03/23/2020 6:29 PM
Illinois Bred Night of Champions Races
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