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Forbury Park Trotting Club Inc

Meeting: CHRISTMAS ON THE GRASS (Day 1) at Wingatui, Dunedin
Last updated 04/12/2023 at 10:06 am
Chairperson of Stewards:
Rebecca Haley
 
Race Number:
Race 1
 
 

NON-WINNERS TROT 2200m

Of $12000 ($6600, $1860, $1140, $720, others $210)

In the event there are nine or fewer acceptors for this race, the club reserves the right to add the lowest Rating/and or 1 win trotters from Race 2, off a handicap of 30 metres. See special condition No.6

Race Number:
Race 2
 
 

R35 TO R50 TROT 2200m

Of $10000 ($5500, $1550, $950, $600, others $175)

For R35 to R50 trotters. The winner will get a rating penalty free win if 4YO and older, and driven by a Junior Driver, and has not previously won a rating penalty free race this season. See special condition No.6

Race Number:
Race 3
 
 

R51 TO R80 SPECIAL HANDICAP TROT 2200m

FORBURY TROTTERS CUP

Of $20000 ($11000, $3100, $1900, $1200, others $350)

For R51 to R80 trotters. Front: R51 to R57. 10m: R58 to R65. 20m: R66 to R73. 30m: R74 to R80.

Race Number:
Race 4,5
 
 

NON-WINNERS MOBILE PACE 2200m

Of $12000 ($6600, $1860, $1140, $720, others $210)

This race will be split on ratings, and the lower rating race will be run for $10,000.

Race Number:
Race 6
 
 

NON-WINNERS PACE 2200m

Of $12000 ($6600, $1860, $1140, $720, others $210)

Race Number:
Race 7,8,9
 
 

R35 TO R59 MOBILE PACE 2200m

Of $12000 ($6600, $1860, $1140, $720, others $210)

For R35 to R59 pacers. This race will be split (if entries permit) by Ratings/Conditions, meaning a higher rating 1-win pacer may be included in a lower rating race. Preferential Barrier Draws will be used if deemed necessary by Ratings. The winner of the highest two rating races will get a rating penalty free win if 4YO and older, and driven by a Junior Driver, and has not previously won a rating penalty free race this season. The lower rating race will have a stake of $9,000, middle race $10,000 and highest race $12,000.

Race Number:
Race 10
 
 

R35 TO R60 SPECIAL HANDICAP PACE 2200m

Of $12000 ($6600, $1860, $1140, $720, others $210)

For R35 to R60 pacers. Front: R35 to R45. 10m: R46 to R53. 20m: R54 to R60.

Special Conditions

  1. RIGHT OF RE-ENTRY

    Shall be 5:00pm on the day before raceday.

  2. ORIGINAL NOMINATIONS

    In the event horses are transferred to another race from the trainer, selection preference will be given to original nominations received for that race.

  3. IMPORTANT NOTICE TO NOMINATORS

    Owners and Trainers are reminded that the club has the right to transfer any horse not selected to start in the race for which it was nominated to any other race on the programme for which it may be eligible. If you do not wish the Club to exercise its right to transfer a particular nominated horse then it is your responsibility as nominator to advise the Club of the same.

  4. SPLITTING FIELDS

    In the event any race or races are split on this Programme, unless specific in the individual race conditions, races will be split at the club's discretion, with consideration given to Ratings in the first instance.

  5. DUAL ACCEPTORS/NOMINATORS

    In the event that horses have gained a start at another meeting these horses are not guaranteed to gain a start at this meeting.

  6. GOLD CHIP

    For non-win (MR), or up to 1 win trotters for lifetime aged two years and older at the closing of nominations for the Winton HRC meeting to be held on Sunday 19th November 2023. Conditions: 1. Open to all trotters aged two years and older that have never won a race (non-winners, MR), or have won one win for lifetime. 2. To be eligible to start in the Gold Chip Final a horse must start in at least one race or an open trot race run by Southern Harness Racing Clubs (Winton HRC, Invercargill HRC, Forbury Park TC and Oamaru HRC) in the period from 19th November 2023 through to 14th December 2023. The 'R' rating horses must win their second respective race at one of the Southern Harness meetings to be eligible 3. Field selection for the Gold Chip Championship will operate as follows: Most wins at a Southern Harness Club meeting during that period, most 2nds at a Southern Harness Club meeting during that period, most thirds at a Southern Harness Club meeting during that period, then club discretion. 4. The $15,000 Gold Chip Championship held on 22nd December 2023 at the Invercargill HRC meeting will be raced over 2700m, from a standing start. (Non-winners, MR) will start from the front line, R rated horses from a 20 metre handicap.

Nominations Close
Day 1 - Mon, Dec 04, 2023 @ 12:00 noon
Withdrawals Close
Mon, Dec 04, 2023 @ 2:00 pm
Drivers Notified
Wed, Dec 06, 2023 @ 1:00 pm
Contact Details
PO Box 4010, St Kilda, Dunedin
Nominations/Drivers/Scratchings: Southern Harness Racing ,
(Phone) 03-217-9117, 021-1272-912 (Jason).
Lex Williams, President
Jason Broad, Raceday Secretary