APPLEBY SPRING SUNDAY FINAL

** GROUP 2 RACE ** – Photo: Bill Cardno

APPLEBY SPRING SUNDAY

Amazing – Driver: Jason Ali – Photo: Bill Cardno

APPLEBY SPRING MONDAY

Ghenghis Pride – Driver: Richard Haythornthwaite – Photo: Bill Cardno

APPLEBY SPRING MONDAY

Live In Star – Driver: Grant Cullen – Photo: Bill Cardno

CORBIEWOOD 18th MAY

Live In Star – Driver: Grant Cullen – Photo: Bill Cardno

CORBIEWOOD 18th MAY

Indie Hanover – Driver: Richard Haythornthwaite – Photo: Bill Cardno

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  • KILNSEY SHOW – Tuesday 28th August

    17Aug

    Entries for Kilnsey Show to Dawn Forrest - 07885654536. Closing date Monday 20th August

  • STAGBI Notice to All Horse Owners

    17Aug

    During the past few months DEFRA have introduced new regulations relating to their Equine ID Regulations 2018, please take note as they will affect you.

    REGISTRATION DEADLINE

    DEFRA now requires that the owner of an equine born in the EU and located on a holding in England must ensure that an application for an ID for that equine is received by an issuing body on or before 30th November in the year in which the equine is or the last day of the period of 6 months beginnin...

  • HAUGH FIELD – 2nd September

    17Aug

    Entries to Alex Smith on 07973 535318 - Entries close Tuesday 28th August at 9pm

    Jimmy Muirhead Scottish Classic

    High Open Class Grades Heat & Final

    Entry Fee: £40

    Jimmy Knocker Rennie Handicap

    Lower Open Class Grades

    Entry Fee: £40

    Maiden & Novice Class Races

    Entry Fee: £40

  • BROUGH – Monday 27th August

    14Aug

    Entries via BHRC Online Entry System - Entries close 9pm WEDNESDAY 15TH AUGUST

    Enter early as limited to 10 races including Final

    View Race Schedule

    Open Handicap (Grade 2+) - Maiden & Novice - Grade 1 Straight Races - Committee Members Invitational Pace - Qualifiers & Work Outs

  • CORBIEWOOD Thursday 16th August – CANCELLED

    14Aug

    Unfortunately due to lack of entries the fixture at Corbiewood on Thursday 16th August has been cancelled.

  • HORSES PURCHASED FROM IRELAND

    14Aug

    Please note that all horses purchased from Ireland will require an Export Certificate:

    GUIDELINES IF YOU ARE BUYING HORSES FROM IRELAND and the need for an EXPORT CERTIFICATE

    In January 2016, the IHRA opted to become independent of STAGBI and now register Standardbreds in Ireland via Sports Horse Ireland.

    Furthermore, the IHRA have requested that all Standardbred horses in Ireland that are registered with STAGBI are exported from STAGBI to IHRA. The process has been re...

  • WOLSINGHAM – Saturday 1st September

    14Aug

    All entries to Dawn Forrest on 07885654536 - Entries close Tuesday 28th August

  • TREGARON AUGUST FESTIVAL – Saturday 25th & Sunday 26th August

    13Aug

    Features 1 GROUP 2 race and SIX  GROUP 1 races

    View Schedule

    Increased prize money for Maiden, Novice & Grade 1 !!

    Entries will close Wednesday 15th August at 5pm. Entries through the BHRC Online Entry System:- www.bhrc.org.uk/racing/race-en...

  • BELLS FIELD – Sunday 19th August

    12Aug

    Download Entry Form - Entries close 12th August

    Heats & Final

    Heats: EF £60 - Prize Money 1000/300/100

    Final: Heat winners + 3 fastest losers - Prize Money 3000/1000/500

    Maiden & Novice

    Limited to first 30 entries - EF: £40 - Prize Money 500/200/100

    3YO Pace

    EF: £50 - Prize Money 1000/300/100 (limited to first 10 entries)

    All entries must be accompanied by correct fees on entry form

    NO TELEPHONE OR TEXT ENTR...

  • HAUGH FIELD – 2nd September

    10Aug

    Entries to Alex Smith on 07973 535318 - Entries close Tuesday 28th August at 9pm

    Jimmy Muirhead Scottish Classic

    High Open Class Grades Heat & Final

    Entry Fee: £40

    Jimmy Knocker Rennie Handicap

    Lower Open Class Grades

    Entry Fee: £40

    Maiden & Novice Class Races

    Entry Fee: £40

  • TROTBritain Le TROT Championships Final Qualifying Round – Tir Prince 18th August

    9Aug

    Enter by Tir Prince Online System by 5pm on Friday 10th August

    If your horse has not run in a qualifying round, this is your last chance. Horses that have not run in a qualifying round will not be eligible for the Finals on 1st September (Silver 4yo, Bronze 4yo and Aged) and 8th (Gold 3yo, 4yo and Aged plus Silver Aged)

  • BROUGH – Monday 27th August

    9Aug

    Entries via BHRC Online Entry System - Entries close 9pm WEDNESDAY 15TH AUGUST

    Enter early as limited to 10 races including Final

    View Race Schedule

    Open Handicap (Grade 2+) - Maiden & Novice - Grade 1 Straight Races - Committee Members Invitational Pace - Qualifiers & Work Outs

  • KILNSEY SHOW – Tuesday 28th August

    9Aug

    Entries for Kilnsey Show to Dawn Forrest - 07885654536. Closing date Monday 20th August

  • CANCELLED FIXTURES – Pikehall & Scorton

    7Aug

    Pikehall - Saturday 11th August

    Unfortunately due to lack of entries and bad weather forecast, the fixture scheduled for Pikehall on Saturday 11th August has been CANCELLED

    Scorton - Monday 20th August

    Due to an archaeological dig on the race site, the fixture scheduled for Scorton on Monday 20th August has been CANCELLED

  • BHRC OFFICE

    7Aug

    Please note that from Tuesday 5th June, the BHRC will close every Monday and Tuesday between 2pm and 3pm for Staff Training.

    This training is essential for the staff to ensure that all aspects of the administration of the BHRC can be carried out by either member of staff and that the level of service provided to members is satisfactory.

  • TREGARON AUGUST FESTIVAL – Saturday 25th & Sunday 26th August

    6Aug

    Features 1 GROUP 2 race and SIX  GROUP 1 races

    View Schedule

    Increased prize money for Maiden, Novice & Grade 1 !!

    Entries will close Wednesday 15th August at 5pm. Entries through the BHRC Online Entry System:- www.bhrc.org.uk/racing/race-en...

  • BELLS FIELD – Sunday 19th August

    6Aug

    Download Entry Form - Entries close 12th August

    Heats & Final

    Heats: EF £60 - Prize Money 1000/300/100

    Final: Heat winners + 3 fastest losers - Prize Money 3000/1000/500

    Maiden & Novice

    Limited to first 30 entries - EF: £40 - Prize Money 500/200/100

    3YO Pace

    EF: £50 - Prize Money 1000/300/100 (limited to first 10 entries)

    All entries must be accompanied by correct fees on entry form

    NO TELEPHONE OR TEXT ENTR...

  • STAGBI BREEDERS BONUS

    4Aug

    For 2018 STAGBI will once again be awarding the Breeders Bonus and adopt the same programme of funding for 2017 (i.e. £500 to the STAGBI selected race in each category, with £100 to any Group 1 race not selected). Promoters are encouraged to include details of the Breeders Bonus in their race card.

    2018:

    BHRC Race £500 - Crock of Gold

    £100 to Group 1 races - Tregaron Final and Billy Williams FFA

    Already awarded:

    4YO Race £500 - Senior Welsh Dragon (not awarded in 2017 as winner not eli...

  • HAUGH FIELD – 2nd September

    3Aug

    Entries to Alex Smith on 07973 535318 - Entries close Tuesday 28th August at 9pm

    Jimmy Muirhead Scottish Classic

    High Open Class Grades Heat & Final

    Entry Fee: £40

    Jimmy Knocker Rennie Handicap

    Lower Open Class Grades

    Entry Fee: £40

    Maiden & Novice Class Races

    Entry Fee: £40

  • BOUGHROOD – Sunday 19th August

    3Aug

    Entries through the BHRC Online Entry System - Entries close Wednesday 8th August

    Features the ** GROUP 2 ** Boughrood Classic Handicap Final

    Maiden & Novice - Boughrood Classic Heats & Final - Boughrood Ladies Pace - Boughrood Top Grade Pace - Qualifiers

  • BRIGHTWELLS continue to support racing

    1Aug

    Brightwells is delighted to continue to support the sport of Harness Racing in 2018 and announces a new £1,000 Bonus Challenge.

    The Brightwells £1,000 Bonus Challenge has been introduced to reward the seller and purchaser of the most successful 2YO or 3YO that has run during the 2018 season. The Challenge is open to all 2YO and 3YO horses previously sold at the Brightwells Standardbred Sale.

    Challenge points will be awarded as follows, and apply to all races a sale graduate may run in, ...

  • H&B HRC @ Ivington – Sunday 12th August

    1Aug

    Entries to Michelle Strickland by 8pm FRIDAY 3rd August

    View Full Race Schedule

    Qualifiers – Maiden – Novice – BHRC Chairman's Cup Heats & Final (Grade 1+) - H&B HRC Members Handicap - Young Drivers Handicap Pace

  • PIKEHALL – 11th August

    31Jul

    Entries close 10pm Sunday 5th August 2018 - Text Entries to 07866 623599

    View Schedule

    High Graded Pace - Penalty Free Non Winner Conditioned Pace - C Class Drivers Conditioned Pace - Conditioned Handicap - Open Graded Races - Maiden & Novice - Le Trot Aged & 4YO Conditioned

  • WELSH DRAGON

    31Jul

    Welsh Dragon eligible horses post July 2018 payments:- CLICK HERE TO VIEW

    Visit BHRC Online Entry System to enter for TREGARON AUGUST FESTIVAL

    Junior Welsh Dragon 2YO - £50 per horse

    Little Welsh Dragon 3YO - £50 per horse

    Entries close 15th August

  • TREGARON AUGUST FESTIVAL – Saturday 25th & Sunday 26th August

    30Jul

    Features 1 GROUP 2 race and SIX  GROUP 1 races

    View Schedule

    Entries will close Wednesday 15th August at 5pm. Entries through the BHRC Online Entry System:- www.bhrc.org.uk/racing/race-entries/

    Strata Florida Heats & Final - Junior W...

  • Binchester – Sunday 29th July

    30Jul

    Unfortunately due to the heavy rain and standing water on the track, it was not possible nor safe to race the fixture at Binchester on Sunday 29th July.

    Ronnie Ralph, who organised the races, would like to thank everyone who entered to race and supported the fixture.

    Regrettably it has not been possible to reschedule the races to another 2018 Binchester date as the Evenwood Committee already have plans and races organised for all their dates.

    All people who entered or sponsored for th...

  • BINCHESTER – Sunday 5th August

    30Jul

    Binchester Sunday 5 August @ 2pm - entries to Dawn Forrest on 07885654536

    Heats and final over 1 1/4 miles - EF £45. Final £1000/£200/£100/£50

    Heats £400/£150/£100/£50

    Maiden and Novice races over 1 mile - EF £40

    2YO Pace over 1 mile - EF £40 (subject to sufficient entries)

    Saddle race over 1 1/4 miles - EF £40 (subject to sufficient entries)

    Prize money for above three will be the same as the heat money

    Qualifiers and workouts £20

    Le Trot races subject to sufficient entries

    ...

  • HORSES PURCHASED FROM IRELAND

    28Jul

    Please note that all horses purchased from Ireland will require an Export Certificate:

    GUIDELINES IF YOU ARE BUYING HORSES FROM IRELAND and the need for an EXPORT CERTIFICATE

    In January 2016, the IHRA opted to become independent of STAGBI and now register Standardbreds in Ireland via Sports Horse Ireland.

    Furthermore, the IHRA have requested that all Standardbred horses in Ireland that are registered with STAGBI are exported from STAGBI to IHRA. The process has been re...

  • BOUGHROOD – Sunday 19th August

    27Jul

    Entries through the BHRC Online Entry System - Entries close Wednesday 8th August

    Features the ** GROUP 2 ** Boughrood Classic Handicap Final

    Maiden & Novice - Boughrood Classic Heats & Final - Boughrood Ladies Pace - Boughrood Top Grade Pace - Qualifiers

  • BINCHESTER – Sunday 29th July

    27Jul

    For those travelling to Binchester this coming Sunday, there are a couple or road closures which may affect journeys:

    A688 through Staindrop will be closed on Sunday 29th July for 5 days

    The Batts road to Binchester via Bishop Auckland Market Place is currently closed, therefore the only access to the track is via A688 between Park Head Bank and Spennymoor roundabout

    Directions:

    North on the A1, leave the A1 at junction 60 signed posted Sedgefield Bishop Auckland, take 1st exit hea...

  • PIKEHALL – 11th August

    27Jul

    Entries close 10pm Sunday 5th August 2018 - Text Entries to 07866 623599

    View Schedule

    High Graded Pace - Penalty Free Non Winner Conditioned Pace - C Class Drivers Conditioned Pace - Conditioned Handicap - Open Graded Races - Maiden & Novice - Le Trot Aged & 4YO Conditioned

  • TAN Y CASTELL TROT – Sunday 5th August @ 1pm

    25Jul

    Entries through the BHRC Online Entry System - Entries close Monday 30th July @ 10am

    View Schedule

    Qualifiers - Maiden - Novice - Grade 1 - Heat (Grade2+) - High Grade Pace

    ** ENTER NOW **

  • TREGARON AUGUST FESTIVAL – Saturday 25th & Sunday 26th August

    23Jul

    Features 1 GROUP 2 race and SIX  GROUP 1 races

    View Schedule

    Entries will close Wednesday 15th August at 5pm. Entries through the BHRC Online Entry System:- www.bhrc.org.uk/racing/race-entries/

    Strata Florida Heats & Final - Junior W...

  • MUSSELBURGH HARNESS RACES

    19Jul

    Friday 20th July @ 5.30pm

    Saturday 21st July @ 1.30pm

    The Groups are out in force again over the next two days, but this time up in Scotland at Musselburgh Racecourse (EH21 7RE)

    Friday has 9 races - a 2YO Pace, a 4YO Le Trot and the Red John Hurricane Pace Heats and GROUP 2 Final

    12 races on Saturday include a 3YO Grass Derby, a George Button Snr Memorial Trot, C Class Drivers and the Famous Musselburgh Pace Heats and GROUP 1 Final.

    Friday declarations accepted at the Links Pavilli...

  • STAGBI BREEDERS BONUS

    19Jul

    The Famous Musselburgh Pace Final which will be staged at Musselburgh racecourse this coming weekend is part of the STAGBI Breeders Bonus for 2018 as a Group 1 race. £100 will be awarded to the Breeder of the winning horse.

    Visit www.standardbred.org for full details.

  • OBITUARY – Mr Kevin Taylor

    18Jul

    Kevin Taylor, a former BHRC member, passed away on Friday 13th July. Kevin most recently raced Montego Bay II and Camden Puddles.

    Funeral will be held on Friday 27th July at Stt Nicholas Church, West Tanfield at 2pm

  • MUSSELBURGH 3YO – Amendment

    17Jul

    The 3YO race at Musselburgh has been amended with the entry of IMMORTAL JOHN.

    The horse was submitted as an entry for this race (Event 2), but was unfortunately framed into the incorrect event.

  • TIR PRINCE LADIES NIGHT – Saturday 18th August

    17Jul

    Saturday 18th August is Ladies Night at Tir Prince Raceway with a prize for the best dressed lady.

    Tickets are £20 each including drinks and buffet and the chance to win a fantastic first prize of a night away for 2 In The Kinmel & Kinspa Hotel including Dinner Bed & Breakfast. Tickets are available from Tanz N Hair in Kinmel Bay and from Eric Witherspoon at Tir Prince. Please note spouses and partners are welcome to attend and join in the fun. Please book early as spaces are limited for th...

  • CORBIEWOOD – Thursday 19th July

    11Jul

    JOE JAMES Heats & Final, kindly sponsored by Corbie Wood Bookmakers & Miles Wilson

    Heats £300 to winner, Final £700 min to winner.

    Heats ran as open preferred handicap - 2 lines

    Final ran as open preferred handicap - 1 grade per line

    Maiden & novice races - £300 to winner

    Also 4yo Le Trot & Aged Le Trot Races

    Get along for a great nights racing before heading off to Musselburgh on the Friday and Saturday.

    Entries close Monday, 16th July 2018 @ noon, to Karen Kennedy on 0774...

  • STAR MAKER SERIES – Sponsored by The Standardbred Horse Sales Co

    10Jul

    The Heats have all concluded and the Final will be staged at Tir Prince on Saturday 14th July 2018

    IF any horse on the list below that has qualified for the Final will not be competing, please advise the BHRC asap to allow reserves the chance to run:

    Laneside Layla

    Soul Searcher

    Father Ted

    Al Jolson

    Borntorun

    Ithon Orbit

    Hawthorns Melinda

    Mahogany Charmer

    Springhill Calaburn

    Olivia Camden (Highest Points 20)

    Reserves: Blytheview JJ (18), Dynaramic (18)

    Prize Fund: £6050 (3200...