MIRACULOUS

Connections of Miraculous at the BHRC Presentation evening

Announcement

  • World record under saddle set in UK Saturday

    26Jun

    A world record in harness racing was achieved at York Raceway, in York, England Saturday when Evenwood Sonofagun paced the mile in 1:57.3, a record for pacers under saddle on a half mile track.

    Owned by Raymond Hushka and trained by Alexis Laidler, the five-year-old gelding by The Firepan, out of the mare, I’m The Last, was also ridden on the day by the UK’s leading trainer, Alexis Laidler.

    Quickly asserting themselves at the start of the race, Evenwood Sonofagun kept up the blistering pace...

Latest News

  • H&B HRC @ ALLENSMORE – Sunday 9th July

    26Jun

    View Race Schedule

    Please note:

    • Final declarations for The NAF 3YO Conditioned Pace to Sue Young (07802286262) by Wednesday 28th June. All other entries close Friday 30th June at 8pm and go to Michelle Strickland as normal.
    • Only 1 entry per horse will be permitted at this meeting.
    • Qualifiers are scheduled to start at 1pm but this time may be brought for...

  • Oakwood Stud to have Sweet Lou breedings in Ireland

    26Jun

    Management at Oakwood Stud have announced that they have reached an agreement with Adam Bowden of Diamond Creek Farms in Pennsylvania in the USA, to have semen shipped over from Sweet Lou, for breeding to pacers in Ireland and the UK.

    Sweet Lou is sired by Yankee Cruiser out of the mare Sweet Future. As a two-year-old, Sweet Lou set, and still holds, the world record on all sized tracks at 1:49.

    WOLVERHAMPTON 3YO – Sustaining Fee

    26Jun

    at Dunstall Park, Wolverhampton on Sunday 1st October 2017

    3rd Sustaining Fee of £50 due by 1st July

  • BHRC NATIONAL PACING FUTURITY & DERBY

    26Jun

    4th Sustaining Fee of £50 due by 1st July 2017

    Contact BHRC Office to make payment via Credit or Debit card or BACS payment with Horses Name as Reference:

    BACS payments accepted:

    Sort Code: 08-92-99

    Account Number: 65778445

    Please use horses name as Reference

    ** GROUP 1 RACES **

    Included in the STAGBI British Breeders Bonus 2017:

    Futurity - £500 (to be split if race split)

    Derby - £100

  • SIRE STAKES – 4YO Admission Fee

    26Jun

    Sire Stakes 4YO Admission Fee is due for eligible horses by FRIDAY 30th JUNE 2017.

    Drivers must be notified to BHRC (drivers in accordance with section X37 of the BHRC Rules and Regulations.

    Horses must meet qualifying standards as laid out in section X9 of the BHRC Rules and Regulations.

  • Standardbred Horse Sales Company Battle of the Big Guns

    24Jun

    The third year of the Battle of the Big Guns in the UK is upon us, the search for the most talented, consistent pacer of the year.

    It is decided over six races at a variety of venues, on different surfaces and distances.

    The winner of the Standardbred Horse Sales Company sponsored series is the pacer amassing the most prize money after all six races, after which he or she will be crowned 'The Big Gun'.

    For the first two years of the competition one horse's name has appeared on The Honou...

  • YORK HARNESS RACEWAY – Saturday 24th June

    23Jun

    Owners and Trainers please note Due to the large volume of horses and due to insurance issues, only horses entered for racing will be permitted at the track. Strictly no work outs or additional horses.

    Owners and Trainers please note due to the large number of races declarations will closed at 12.30pm prompt.

    Any horse not declared on time will be omitted from the ballot and placed on the outside (not applicable in preferred races).

    Ballots will take place at 1pm in the Bar on Faceboo...

  • BHRC OFFICE

    21Jun

    The BHRC Office will close at 2pm today - Wednesday 21st June 2017.

  • CEREDIGION TROTTING – 1st & 2nd July

    20Jun

    Entries close WEDNESDAY 21st JUNE 2017 @ 7pm

    View Race Schedule

    Saturday

    Maiden - Novice - Grade 1 - Saddle Pace - Heats & Final - 3YO Pace - Le Trot Grass Championship & 3YO Heat

    Sunday

    Maiden - Novice - Grade 1 - Heats & Final - Free For Al - 2YO Pace

    For further details contact Heulwen on 01974 298089 or 01974 298367 or 07929 970547

  • PATELEY BRIDGE – Sunday 25th June

    20Jun

    The fixture scheduled for Sunday 25th June at Pateley Bridge has been cancelled due to lack of entries.

  • YORK – Saturday 24th June

    16Jun

    YORK MAJOR 3YO DAY

    Entries open for the following races:

    2YO Pace - Maiden Pace (x1) - Novice Pace (x1) - Saddle Pace (min 8 runners) - Le Trot 3YO and Aged races - two Open Preferred Handicap Races (top 20 handicap horses entered)

    Entries on a first come basis - Number of races capped for Health & Safety - Enter early

    No Qualifiers

    Entries to Craig on 07979222256. Entries close Sunday 18th June at 5pm.

    York Major 3YO Races will also feature on this date.

    Entry Fee £50 due by 1...

  • BELLS FIELD – Sunday 20th August

    16Jun

    Download Entry Form

    Entries close Friday 11th August 2017

    Prize Fund Approximately £20,000!!

    Heats & Final (EF: £50) - Maiden & Novice (EF: £30) - 3YOs (EF: £50)

    For further information contact Jim McManus on 01786812513

  • CILMERY – Sunday 25th June

    16Jun

    Entries close Sunday 18th June 2017

    Maiden (250-100-70 EF: £25)

    Novice (250-100-70 EF: £25)

    Heats (300-150-100 EF: £35)

    Final (500-250-150)

    Trot (if sufficient entries)

    Entries to Geanettte Jones on 07875377514 or geanette_tymawr@btinternet.com.

    Notes:

    Please ensure that all licences are renewed and race fees applied for and issued (including necessary paperwork for qualifiers) PRIOR to entering to race to comply with BHRC Rules.

    Please note all horses shown on start sheet ar...

  • BHRC OFFICE

    16Jun

    The BHRC Office will be closed today - Friday 16th June - for essential repair and maintenance of the current database.

    Please email any queries to: bhrc.office@yahoo.co.uk

    Apologies for any inconvenience.

  • STAGBI BREEDERS PREMIUM AWARDS

    15Jun

    At the end of each year, STAGBI acknowledges successful breeders via the Breeders Premium Awards. Traditionally these are awarded to the Breeders of British & Irish Bred horses (i.e. horses conceived and born in GB or Ireland) and are based on races won. Premiums are divided into the regions - England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales. From 2016, and as IHRA have chosen to become independent of STAGBI, the premiums will be divided into the regions - England, Scotland and Wales - and as formerly ar...

  • PATELEY BRIDGE – Sunday 25th June

    15Jun

    Entries are now been taken for Pateley Bridge Harness Races on Sunday 25th June.

    Entries to Les Coward on 07989658471, entries close 10pm on Sunday 18th June.

  • CEREDIGION TROTTING – 1st & 2nd July

    13Jun

    Entries close WEDNESDAY 21st JUNE 2017 @ 7pm

    View Race Schedule

    Saturday

    Maiden - Novice - Grade 1 - Saddle Pace - Heats & Final - 3YO Pace - Le Trot Grass Championship & 3YO Heat

    Sunday

    Maiden - Novice - Grade 1 - Heats & Final - Free For Al - 2YO Pace

    For further details contact Heulwen on 01974 298089 or 01974 298367 or 07929 970547

  • YORK MAJOR 3YO – Saturday 24th June

    12Jun

    Entry Fee of £50 due by 14th June 2017

  • YORK – Saturday 24th June

    9Jun

    YORK MAJOR 3YO DAY

    Entries open for the following races:

    2YO Pace - Maiden Pace (x1) - Novice Pace (x1) - Saddle Pace (min 8 runners) - Le Trot 3YO and Aged races - two Open Preferred Handicap Races (top 20 handicap horses entered)

    Entries on a first come basis - Number of races capped for Health & Safety - Enter early

    No Qualifiers

    Entries to Craig on 07979222256. Entries close Sunday 18th June at 5pm.

    York Major 3YO Races will also feature on this date.

    Entry Fee £50 due by 1...

  • CUMBERLAND SHOW – Saturday 17th June

    8Jun

    Text entries to Les Coward 07989658471, Entries 10pm on Thursday 8th June 2017.

    Heats & Final 1¼ Miles Heats 1st £500, 2nd £200, 3rd £100, Final 1st £4000, 2nd £1500, 3rd £500.

    Maiden/Novice Races 1 Mile 1st £500, 2nd £200, 3rd £100.

    All races Ballot for Position

  • **IMPORTANT ** – WWHRA @ WALTON Sunday 10th June

    7Jun

    IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT

    Due to the inclement weather this week and the forecast for Saturday we have discussed with Mr Gwatkin and it has been decided to cancel racing this Saturday at Walton.

    We are sorry for an inconvenience caused. If you could spread this message to anyone you know.

    Many Thanks WWHRA

  • CORBIEWOOD – Friday 9th June

    6Jun

    STAGBI Mares Race £500 to the winner. * For Top 8 Open Class Mares Entered *

    Heats & Final with £500 to winner of the final. Heats run as OPH (2 lines). Final run as a grade per line.

    Entries close Tuesday, 6th June @ 9.00pm. Text to Karen K on 07747 165705 or Willie P on 07885 627299.

  • TIR PRINCE QUALIFIERS

    6Jun

    Due to horrendous weather conditions in North Wales it has been decided to postpone the qualifiers at Tir Prince until 3pm Wednesday 7th June 2017.

  • JOB VACANCY – FARM HAND/ASSISTANT

    5Jun

    We are looking for a farm hand to assisting in looking after:

    Mares, Foals, 1 Stallion, and other duties.

    Accommodation is provided.

    If you are interested please contact, Robert Harrison on 07870 587899

  • CORBIEWOOD – June Fixtures

    5Jun

    The planned change of the fixture in June at Corbiewood has been cancelled and Corbiewood will race on FRIDAY 16th JUNE @ 7.30pm.

  • H&B HRC at Allensmore – 18th June 2017

    5Jun

    View Race Schedule

    Entries close 8pm Friday 9th June 2017

    Entries to Michelle Strickland by email: bstrickland247@btinternet.com or by phone/text: 07817110047 / 07866013729 / 01179572941

    Qualifiers - Maiden - Novice - Graded Racing - H&B HRC Members Handicap - Young Drivers Handicap Pace - WWHRA Mares Series

  • YORK MAJOR 3YO – Saturday 24th June 2017

    5Jun

    Entry Fee of £50 due by 14th June 2017

    Horses must be qualified by 14th June 2017

    Horses must be declared with named driver by 14th June 2017

    Last option to supplement in for £700 is 14th June 2017

  • CORBIEWOOD 2nd JUNE – CANCELLED

    2Jun

    The race fixture scheduled at Corbiewood on Friday 2nd June 2017 has been cancelled due to lack of entries.

    Qualifiers and Schoolers will take place at 7pm.

    There will be a meeting in the bar at Corbiewood at 8pm for all owners & trainers to discuss the current state of racing here in Scotland, please attend as we want to get this sorted before any more of the racing season gets away from us.

    Karen Kennedy

  • APPLEBY NEW FAIR – Sunday 4th June

    2Jun

    Declarations close 12.15pm - Ballot at 12.30pm

    Jogging will only be permitted before racing if condition of track allows it.

    Reserves for Races 6 or 7:

    Rodney Camden - Mdn (66)

    Busking Boy - Mdn (100)

    Horse boxes will be checked on entering the venue, any stowaways found will result in occupants being removed from the track and horses will not be allowed to run.

  • HELLIFIELD – Sunday 18th June 2017

    2Jun

    Download Entry Form

    Heats & Final - 1¼ mile approx - Preferred Draw

    Maiden & Novice - 1 mile

    No split for owners or trainers

    Entries close Sunday 11th June 2017 at 6pm

  • PIKEHALL – Sunday 11th June 2017

    1Jun

    Entries close 10pm Sunday 4th June 2017 - text entries to 07864 824606 or 07866 623599

    HEATS & FINAL

    Races over 1¼ mile - Entry Fee £60 - £1000 to winner of Final

    For top 40 horses entered in Grade 1-6 (by BHRC Handicap Marks on Monday 5th June)

    Heats run as OPH - Final OPH in Lines

    1¼ MILE HIGH GRADE PACE

    £600 to winner - Entry Fee £60 - OPH - For Horses Grade 7+

    Top 8 Horses Accepted - OPH in Lines

    MAIDEN & NOVICE

    £600 to win...

  • BHRC & TROTBRITAIN ROOSEVELT 2017

    1Jun

    With full agreement between BHRC and TrotBritain, TrotBritain are to be the organisers and promoters for the Roosevelt Trot Series in 2017.

    With the kind permission of Adam Williams and Eric Witherspoon, the Roosevelt Trot Series will be staged at Tir Prince Raceway on Saturday 17th June 2017.

    The new administration has introduced some changes and revamped the series for the 2017 season:

    • Entry Fee - £150 (no nominations or sustaining dates - just one straight forward payment...

  • PUBLIC TRAINER RETURNS – JUNE

    1Jun

    Public Trainer returns listing horses currently in training are due.

    Please submit details to BHRC ASAP.

    W53. Public Trainers are required to submit a written return in advance every month stating the horses in their care or training for that upcoming period. Returns must be sent to the BHRC Office by the 7th day of each month, after which a fine of £10 per day may be imposed. If the return is not received by the 14th day of the month, the Trainer’s licence will be suspen...

  • ** NOTICE – 28 DAY RULE **

    1Jun

    RACE HORSES

    Under section Q1 all horses entering to race have to be declared to the BHRC as in training for a minimum period of 28 days immediately prior to ENTRY - connections of any horses not registered for 28 days will be subject to a fine (minimum £20) and horse MAY not be permitted to race.

    • trainers MUST BE licensed to declare horses in their custody, care an...

  • BHRC NATIONAL PACING FUTURITY & DERBY

    31May

    3rd Sustaining Fee of £50 due by 1st June 2017

    Contact BHRC Office to make payment via Credit or Debit card or BACS payment with Horses Name as Reference:

    BACS payments accepted:

    Sort Code: 08-92-99

    Account Number: 65778445

    Please use horses name as Reference

    ** GROUP 1 RACES **

    Included in the STAGBI British Breeders Bonus 2017:

    Futurity - £500 (to be split if race split)

    Derby - £100