Tim Tetrick Drive of the Year 2020

Joseph Riley & Ayr Paparazzi (Sarah Thomas photo)

BHRC Horse of the Year 2020

Oakwood Anabella (Sarah Thomas photo)

BHRC Leading Horse 2020

Merrington Movinup (Sarah Thomas photo)

BHRC Groom of the Year 2020

William ‘Billy’ Evans (Wales & West photo)

BHRC Groom of the Year 2020

Heidi Sowerby (Sarah Thomas photo)

BHRC Groom of the Year 2020

Abi Mattocks (Sarah Thomas photo)

BHRC Overseas Horse of the Year 2020

Rainbow Writer (Sarah Thomas photo)

BHRC Trotter of the Year 2020

Diamant De Godrel (Sarah Thomas photo)

BHRC Aged Pacer of the Year 2020

Merrington Movinup (Sarah Thomas photo)

BHRC Mare of the Year 2020

Newtown Jody (Sarah Thomas photo)

BHRC 3YO Colt of the Year 2020

Whichguyami (Sarah Thomas photo)

BHRC 3YO Filly of the Year 2020

She Be Stunning (Sarah Thomas photo)

BHRC 2YO Colt of the Year 2020

Yerkes Hanover (Sarah Thomas photo)

BHRC 2YO Filly of the Year 2020

Oakwood Anabella (Sarah Thomas photo)

BHRC Leading Driver 2020

William ‘Rocker’ Laidler (Sarah Thomas photo)

BHRC Leading Trainer 2020

Alexis Laidler (Sarah Thomas photo)

BHRC Leading Owner 2020

Raymond Huschka (Sarah Thomas photo)

Announcement

  • INVITES FOR APPLICATIONS

    12Oct

    The BHRC invite applications for candidates for the post of Chairman, Vice Chairman and Directors of the Board.

    All applications must be sent by post or email to the BHRC Office accompanied by an email or letter from a proposer who must be a member of the BHRC (holder of valid owners’, trainers’, drivers’ licences or any other affiliated member).

    Applicants are also requested to provide a synopsis of themselves.

    Closing date for nominations is 5pm, November 5th, 2021.

    ANNUAL GENERAL M...

Latest News

  • KAYLEIGH EVANS RESIGNATION STATEMENT

    21Oct

    KAYLEIGH EVANS RESIGNATION STATEMENT   The BHRC are in receipt of the resignation with immediate effect from the Board of Directors of Kayleigh Evans. Kayleigh has made this decision on the grounds of having no confidence in the security of the Board and administration of the BHRC as confidential information has been disclosed this year. […]

  • VIVIEN GILL RESIGNATION STATEMENT

    21Oct

    VIVIEN GILL RESIGNATION STATEMENT   The BHRC are in receipt of the resignation with immediate effect from the Board of Directors of Viv Gill due to personal reasons. The Board would like to thank Viv for all her hard work in the service of the governing body in the last year.

  • REMINDER – Members Meeting 26th October 2021

    21Oct

    There will be a Members meeting held via zoom on Tuesday 26th October 2021 at 7.30pm, should you wish to be in attendance then send the office an e-mail requesting the zoom code, of which will be sent out after 22nd October 2021.  Only persons registered their attendance will be admitted to the members meeting.

  • And the winners are…

    18Oct

    Leading Horse – Catalane Du Canet Leading Owner – Clare Fletcher Leading Trainer – Teresa Haythornthwaite Leading Driver – Grant Cullen Congratulations to all winners and we hope you will all join us to receive your awards on January 15th

  • Administrative Error

    15Oct

    Due to an administrative error the driver of What Matters at Appleby (Brough) was listed on the results as William Drysdale, the actual driver of the horse being Grant Cullen. The 2021 leader board has been amended to reflect this and Grant now has 57 wins for the season. The trainer of Oakwood Spur been […]

  • INTEGRITY INFORMATION

    15Oct

    The BHRC has received a positive test result for a sample taken at Tir Prince on 18th September 2021.  The substance detected is identified as a Class 1 prohibited substance in the Dec 2020 vs 14.4 Uniform Classification Guidelines for Foreign Substances. The matter will now be further investigated in accordance with BHRC Rules and Regulations as […]

  • 2021 Season winners to be decided this weekend

    12Oct

    Just 15 races remain of the 2021 racing season and the winners of the leading horse, owner, trainer and driver will be decided this weekend. We are pleased to announce that the 2021 awards will be presented at an evening of celebration on January 15th. Current standings for the various categories are as follows; Leading […]

  • MEMBERS MEETING 26th OCTOBER 2021

    9Oct

    Agenda attached for the members meeting of 26th October 2021 & also minutes from previous Committee meeting of 2nd August 2021. Zoom codes will be sent out after 22nd October 2021.

  • CORBIEWOOD Schedule 16th October 2021

    8Oct

    1 Mile 3 Furlongs Race £30 C Class Drivers Race £30 Maiden Race £30 Ratings £30 Workers Race £30 No Qualifiers or Schoolers entries will be taken.

  • TIR PRINCE Schedule 17th October 2021

    8Oct

    Schedule Tir Prince 17th October 2021

  • STATEMENT

    7Oct

    As the governing body for the sport of harness racing in Great Britain, the BHRC would like to assure you we will not tolerate any form of anti social behaviour.

  • INTEGRITY INFORMATION

    7Oct

    The BHRC has received a positive test result for a sample taken at Corbiewood on 12th September 2021.  The substance detected is identified as a Class 4 prohibited substance in the Dec 2020 vs 14.4 Uniform Classification Guidelines for Foreign Substances. The matter will now be further investigated in accordance with BHRC Rules and Regulations as set […]

  • PRIZE MONEY

    30Sep

    Should you still be awaiting prize money to be paid from the BHRC office for certain meetings, this is not applicable to all meetings, only certain ones who have arranged the office to pay out, PLEASE can you supply the office with your bank details, payments cannot be made unless we have current bank details.

  • YORK – Driver Declarations

    28Sep

    York provisional card for 2nd October 2021 is now on display PLEASE CAN YOU CONFIRM YOUR DRIVER DECLARATION AS A MATTER OR URGENCY ON WEDNESDAY MORNING BY 11am. Please notify the office of your driver declaration by using the new e-mail address – driverdecs.bhrc@yahoo.com

  • YORK Schedule 2nd October 2021

    26Sep

    Schedule York 2nd October 2021

  • TIR PRINCE schedule 3rd October 2021

    26Sep

    Schedule Tir Prince 3rd October 2021

  • CORBIEWOOD Schedule 3rd October 2021

    26Sep

    Corbiewood Schedule 3rd October 2021

  • From John Gill to the Jugette

    21Sep

    The Cinderella story of Oakwood Annabella continues with a late supplementary fee for arguably one of the most famous races in the harness racing world. This Wednesday evening (22nd September) the three year old daughter of Foreclosure will be amongst the line up for the 51st running of the Little Brown Jugette. The bold decision […]

  • YORK SCHEDULE 25th September 2021

    18Sep

    Sire Stakes entry fees and driver declarations closed 11th September 2021 and were received separately to York Online entries Le Trot – Run under the Trot Britain conditions 10+ Ratings races – 1 mile – £50 Preferred races over 40 points in 10 yds bands Maidens will be kept togethr STAGBI mares race £50 Qualifiers […]

  • AVTC Race Schedule 26th September 2021

    17Sep

    Please note that ALL o/t/d/g admissions for AVTC race meeting on 26th September MUST be paid for through the BHRC online entry system.

  • Corbiewood

    14Sep

    Corbiewood leads the way in testing not only horses but drivers. Two drivers were selected at random to undergo breathalyser tests – both were clear. Thank you to the drivers in question who were helpful throughout the process.

  • INTEGRITY INFORMATION

    14Sep

    The BHRC has received a positive test result for a sample taken at Corbiewood on 13th August 2021.  The substance detected is identified as a Class 4 prohibited substance in the Dec 2020 vs 14.4 Uniform Classification Guidelines for Foreign Substances. The matter will now be further investigated in accordance with BHRC Rules and Regulations as set […]

  • CORBIEWOOD SCHEDULE 19th September 2021

    11Sep

    Schedule 19th September 2021

  • SIRE STAKES ELIGIBLE HORSES

    10Sep

    Please find attached a list of eligible horses for the Sire Stakes Series - Entry Fee due through the online entry system by 11th September 2021

  • AUTUMN MEMBERS MEETING

    9Sep

    The Autumn Members meeting (Committee meeting) will take place on the Zoom platform at 7pm, Tuesday, October 26th. The BHRC invite paid members to submit potential Agenda items by email to the BHRC office no later than 5pm on  September 27th.   DATE FOR YOUR DIARY The 2021 BHRC AGM will be staged at 11am, […]

  • TIR PRINCE SCHEDULE 18th September 2021

    8Sep

    BHRC Fillies Futurity – Entry Fee £0   BHRC Futurity Colts – Entry Fee £0   BHRC Derby – Entry Fee £0   BHRC Oaks – Entry Fee £0   Jayne Patterson Memorial Le Trot Junior Free For All 1.25 Miles – Entry Fee £0   Ephie Mather Memorial Le Trot Free For All 1.25 […]

  • Handicap announcement

    8Sep

    The BHRC would like to invite interested parties to submit any comments or suggestions they have on the ratings based handicap system via email to BHRC.handicap@outlook.com by the 14th September. The handicap panel will then meet to discuss and reply to these emails and decide on any alterations to the system for the 2022 season.

  • INTEGRITY INFORMATION

    4Sep

    The BHRC has received a positive test result for a sample taken at York on 7th August 2021.  The substance detected is identified as a Class 4 prohibited substance in the Dec 2020 vs 14.4 Uniform Classification Guidelines for Foreign Substances. The matter will now be further investigated in accordance with BHRC Rules and Regulations […]

  • W.W.H.R.A. IVINGTON 19th September 2021

    4Sep

    Ivington 19th September Schedule

  • GUIDE TO MEMBERSHIP & MEMBERS MEETINGS

    26Aug

    Guide to membership and Members meetings

  • QUALIFYING DAY @ YORK 11th September 2021

    26Aug

    Due to the Murdock Weekend @ Corbiewood on Saturday 11th & Sunday 12th September 2021, please note that YORK races, in agreement with Corbiewood, have been cancelled but there will be a QUALIFYING day held at 12.00 noon for genuine qualifiers of both Pacers and Trotters on  11th September 2021. There will be NO workout […]

  • CILMERY RACE SCHEDULE 5th September 2021

    26Aug

    Cilmery Schedule 5th September 2021

  • HAUGHFIELD RACE SCHEDULE 5th September 2021

    26Aug

    Haugh Field schedule 5th September 2021

  • Wales & West Fixture Update

    24Aug

    Unfortunately, the Almeley venue is unavailable for 2021 therefore the Wales & West September fixtures will be ran at the following venues; Sunday 12th September at TALSARN Sunday 19th September at IVINGTON

  • BROUGH Provisional Start Sheet

    23Aug

    Please see Brough Provisional Start Sheet displayed, can you please declare your clash of drivers on the following e-mail ASAP please:- driverdecs.bhrc@yahoo.com Many thanks

  • CORBIEWOOD 29th August 2021

    23Aug

    Due to insufficient entries, the meeting for Sunday 29th August 2021 at Corbiewood has been cancelled, refunds will be refunded through the original credit card payment.

  • IMPORTANT INFORMATION TO AVTC ENTRIES

    22Aug

    AVTC have omitted to place a category for below 32 horses on the online entries, who do not qualify for the heats and final, but would you be so kind as to enter in the Heats & Final and a  refund for the difference will be issued to all entries not eligible for heats. Thank […]

  • Tir Prince CANCELLED 21/08/2021

    21Aug

    Due to a horrendous weather forecast which includes heavy and persistent rainfall all afternoon with thundery showers and heavy persistent rain starting at 7pm we have taken the difficult decision to cancel tonight’s race meeting. We have made this decision based on the health and safety our competitors and the welfare of the horses. We […]

  • CORBIEWOOD SCHEDULE – 29th August 2021

    21Aug

    Corbiewood Schedule 29th August 2021