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Reefton Trotting Club Inc

Meeting: CHRISTMAS MEETING (Day 1) at Reefton Racecourse
Last updated 30/12/2023 at 15:17 pm
Chairperson of Stewards:
Matt Sole
 
Race Number:
Race 1
 
 

NON-WINNERS & R35 SPECIAL HANDICAP TROT 2500m

SPEIGHT'S HANDICAP TROT

Of $12210 ($6600, $1860, $1140, $720, others $210)

Front: Trotters with no wins for lifetime. 30m: R35.

Race Number:
Race 2
 
 

NON-WINNERS 2YO & OLDER PACE 2000m

REMEMBERING RON CROOK PACE

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

For 2yo-&-older pacers.

Race Number:
Race 3
 
 

NON-WINNERS 2YO & OLDER MOBILE PACE 2450m

CONCRETE NELSON MOBILE PACE

Of $10950 ($6600, $1860, $1140, $720, others $210)

For 2yo-&-older pacers.

Race Number:
Race 4
 
 

3YO & OLDER R35 TO R39 MOBILE PACE 2450m

BULLER/COAST FLOOR SANDERS MOBILE PACE

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

For R35 to R39 3yo-&-older pacers.

Race Number:
Race 5
 
 

3YO & OLDER R36 TO R50 SPECIAL HANDICAP TROT 2500m

HOTEL REEFTON LIQUOR CENTRE HANDICAP TROT

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

For R36 to R50 3yo-&-older trotters. Front: R36 to R39. 10m: R40 to R50.

Race Number:
Race 6
 
 

3YO & OLDER R35 TO R50 PACE 2500m

LANTERN COURT MOTEL PACE

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

For R35 to R50 pacers.

Race Number:
Race 7
 
 

R51 & FASTER DISCRETIONARY HANDICAP TROT 2500m

DAWSONS HOTEL REEFTON TROTTERS CUP (HANDICAP TROT)

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

For R51 & faster trotters. This race is part of the Seddon Shields Summer Trotting Series.

Race Number:
Race 8
 
 

3YO & OLDER R51 & FASTER DISCRETIONARY HANDICAP PACE 3200m

ROSCO CONTRACTORS REEFTON CUP (HANDICAP PACE)

Of $25000 ($13750, $3875, $2375, $1500, others $437.50)

For R51 & faster pacers. This race is included in the COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIP.

Race Number:
Race 9
 
 

3YO & OLDER R40 TO R45 MOBILE PACE 2450m

PROPERTY BROKERS - LINDA & MARK MOBILE PACE

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

For R40 to R45 3yo-&-older pacers.

Race Number:
Race 10
 
 

3YO & OLDER R46 TO R55 MOBILE PACE 2450m

APPAREL MASTERS MOBILE PACE

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

For R46 to R55 3yo-&-older pacers. Preferential Barrier Draw Based on: Rating numbering sequentially from 1.

Special Conditions

  1. ONE NOMINATION PER HORSE

    A horse may only be Nominated for one race on this programme. The trainer has the right to transfer the horse if he/she wishes and may also advise the club at time of nomination whether the horse(s) can be tranferred by the club or not.

  2. DUAL ACCEPTORS

    Selection Preference for this meeting, in the first instance, will be given to horses that are not already accepted into a race(s) at another meeting. This condition includes races later than this race day/night. This condition will not apply to races that are covered by specific series or race conditions; e.g. NZ Sires Stakes Board Administered races.

  3. LATE NOMINATIONS

    In the event Nominations are extended for any races or the meeting, selection preference will be given to those horses that Nominated at the original closing time. Except in the case of Non-Win races, where Field Selection Regulations take precedence or where specific race or series conditions are Programmed.

  4. ELIGIBILITY

    Any horse is eligible to nominate & accept for a race that has a higher Rating than it has. However, preference will be given in the first instance to horses that the race caters for in terms of Rating. Races Programmed with an 'R' rating will see preference given to 'R' rated horses over 'MR' rated horses.

  5. SPLITTING FIELDS

    Field Selection for this meeting will be conducted in line with the Handicapping Regulations for non-win or non-win front races. That being; first and second preference horses will be selected in the first instances and thereafter at clubs discretion. All other races will be selected at the clubs discretion or per the conditions attached to each Programmed race.

  6. ALTERATIONS TO THE PROGRAMME

    Some alterations may be made to this programme after nominations are taken to ensure the fullest possible fields and to allow as many horses as possible a start. The club also reserves the right to transfer any horse to any other race for which it may be eligible for, unless the trainer has advised a horse is Not to be transferred.

  7. SEDDON SHIELDS SUMMER TROTTING SERIES

    1. From 26 December 2023 to 10 March 2024, the Seddon Shields Summer Trotting Series will be held at Westport TC, Reefton TC, Nelson HRC and Marlborough HRC. 2. There will be a maximum of nine races in the series, with each leg worth between $15,000 and $20,000 and run as the feature trotting race at the respective meetings. 3. Trotters will compete for points in the designated races. The points allocation for each race will be as follows: 1st – 7 points, 2nd – 5 points, 3rd – 4 points, 4th – 3 points, 5th – 2 points, 1 point for every other starter. Points apply to the Official Placings only. 4. At the end of the series the connections of the horse with the most points will receive a bonus of $10,000, with $3,000 for second and $2,000 for third. 5. The races in this series will be held at the following meetings: Westport TC 26 December, Westport TC 28 December, Reefton TC 30 December, Nelson HRC 12 January, Nelson TC 14 January, Marlborough HRC 17 January, Marlborough HRC 19 January, Westport TC 8 March, Reefton TC 10 March. 6. In the event a race is not run no points will be allocated. Club's reserve the right to alter the conditions of any series race, if required. In the event the series is incomplete the prizes will be paid in accordance with the points table when the competition ceased.

Nominations Close
Day 1 - Wed, Dec 27, 2023 @ 12:00 noon
Withdrawals Close
Thu, Dec 28, 2023 @ 6:00 pm (or 20 mins after the last race at Westport 28 Dec)
Drivers Notified
Fri, Dec 29, 2023 @ 10:00 am
Contact Details
PO Box 1, Ikamatua
Raceday Secretary mobile: Richard 021 888 900
Westport Track 03-789-7948
Greg Topp, President
Fiona Edwards, Secretary
Richard Bromley, Raceday Secretary