Sire Stakes

HUGE THANKS to all the stallion owners and license holders for their continued support of the BHRC Sire Stakes
2018 SIRE STAKES WILL BE STAGED AT TIR PRINCE
Dates to be confirmed

Stallions 2017:

Nominees

For any horse to be eligible for the Sire Stakes Series:

  1. Stallion must be nominated in the year of covering for horse to be eligible for any and all races in the series.
  2. The mare must be covered or inseminated in the UK or Ireland.
  3. Progeny must be foaled in the UK or Ireland.
  4. All horses must be fully registered prior to any nomination.
  5. All nomination and sustaining payments will only be accepted if received at the BHRC post-marked on or before the due date.
  6. All fees must be made for horses to remain eligible.
  7. The Owner and/or Trainer are responsible for eligibility. No refunds will be made for ineligible horses.
  8. All fees are non-refundable.
  9. All races conducted under BHRC Rules and Regulations.
  10. Colts and Fillies divisions will race separately. Races in the 4YO division may be combined at the Promoters discretion if less than ten horses declare (Fillies to receive preferential draw)
  11. All races limited to track maximum.
  12. Maximum ten horses to qualify for each Final.
  13. In the event there are no Heats, draw position for the straight Final to be determined by ballot.
  14. In the event of Heats, horses will ballot into each Heat (draw position in Heats also determined by this ballot).
  15. In the event of Heats, the fastest heat winners take choice of draw position for Final. Remainder of horses qualifying for Final to be determined by Heat times.
  16. Where Heats are held prize money distribution – 40% to Heats, 60% to Final.
  17. Purse distribution in Heats – 60%-25%-15%.
  18. Purse distribution in Final – 50%-25%-12%-8%-5%.
  19. Horses must be declared to run and drivers must be notified to BHRC at least 14 days prior to first race date (drivers in accordance with section X37 of the BHRC Rules and Regulations).
  20. Horses must meet qualifying standards as laid out in section X9 of the BHRC Rules and Regulations
  21. In the event of only one horse declaring to start, or two horses under the same ownership, provisions will be made in accordance with section X32 of the BHRC Rules and Regulations.

All cheques payable to ‘BHRC’

Stallion Nomination – £250

Due by 31st March 2017
Includes automatic nomination of all progeny from coverings in year of nomination (i.e. 2018 foals)

Yearling Sustaining – £20

Due by 31st March 2017

2YO Sustaining Fees

1st Sustaining Fee – £40

Due by 31st March 2017
(must be paid to remain eligible for any future Sire Stakes races)

2nd Sustaining Fee – £60

Due by 1st June 2017
(to be paid for horses wanting to race in current year)

Admission Fee – £30

Due by 7th July 2017
(to be paid for horses declaring to race)

3YO Sustaining Fees

1st Sustaining Fee – £40

Due by 31st March 2017
(must be paid to remain eligible for any future Sire Stakes races)

2nd Sustaining Fee – £60

Due by 1st June 2017
(to be paid for horses wanting to race in current year)

Admission Fee – £30

Due by 18th August 2017
(to be paid for horses declaring to race)

4YO Sustaining Fees

1st Sustaining Fee – £40

Due by 31st March 2017
(must be paid to be eligible for 4YO races)

2nd Sustaining Fee – £60

Due by 1st June 2017
(must be paid to be eligible for 4YO races)

Admission Fee – £30

Due by 30th June 2017
(to be paid for horses declaring to race)

All cheques payable to ‘BHRC’

Stallion Supplements

Stallions nominated between 1st April and 31st December of the covering year
Supplement Fee - £400

Yearling Supplements

Yearlings nominated between 1st April and 31st December of Yearling Year
Supplement Fee – £175

2YO Supplements

2YOs that have not paid a Yearling Sustaining or Supplement Fee can be nominated to the series (subject to eligibility)
2nd Sustaining Fee and Admission Fee in relevant year will also be due for horse to remain eligible to race in 2YO Sire Stakes races
Supplement Fee – £250
Due by 31st March
2YOs that have not paid a Yearling Sustaining, Yearling Supplement or 2YO 1st Sustaining Fee can be nominated to the series (subject to eligibility)
Admission Fee in the relevant year will also be due for horse to remain eligible to race in 2YO Sire Stakes races
Supplement Fee – £500
Due by 1st June

3YO Supplements

3YOs that have not paid any previous sustaining or supplement fees can be nominated to the series (subject to eligibility)
2nd Sustaining Fee and Admission Fee in relevant year will also be due for horse to remain eligible to race in 3YO Sire Stakes races
Supplement Fee – £250
Due by 31st March
3YOs that have not paid any previous sustaining or supplement fees can be nominated to the series (subject to eligibility)
Admission Fee in the relevant year will also be due for horse to remain eligible to race in 3YO Sire Stakes races
Supplement Fee – £500
Due by 1st June