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  • EVHRA @ WOLSINGHAM – Sunday 22nd September

    15Sep

    Text entries to Les Coward on 07989658471 - Entries close 15th September

    CLICK HERE for Race Schedule

    Maiden & Novice - NHR Novice Conditioned - Handicap - NHR Members Handicap Conditioned - Qualifiers (after racing)

  • STAGBI FUTURE BROODMARES RACES UPDATE

    29Aug

    We’ve now had 5 STAGBI Future Broodmares’ Regional Races this season. There have been some great races and some outstanding performances with many of these mares producing their best times in these races. The Mares Races are already a major event for many of these mares and no more so than this year with the inaugural GOLDEN GIRLS FINAL (Group 1) to be held at York 12 October 2019.

    CLICK HERE to Rea...

  • HAUGH FIELD – Sunday 1st September

    22Aug

    Entries close Sunday 25th August @ 9pm - Entries to Alex Smith on 07973 535318 - CLICK HERE to download schedule

    The Jimmy Muirhead Scottish Classic Heats & Final (Higher Grade) - The Jimmy 'Knocker' Rennie Heats & Final (Lower Grade) - Maiden & Novice

  • SIRE STAKES RACES 2019

    19Aug

    To be held at Corbiewood on Saturday 24th & Sunday 25th August.

    2YO Colts:

    Ima Happy Fell

    Somemanyyouare

    Star Attraction

    Stateside Dude

    1st: £1066, 2nd: £546, 3rd: £276, 4th: £192

    2YO Fillies:

    Ayr Baroness

    Eternal Deuce

    Indianas Dream

    Rhyds Moviestar

    Ring Me Back

    She Be Stunning

    1st: £1203. 2nd: 01, 3rd: £289, 4th: £192, 5th: £120

    3YO Colts:

    Kier Camden

    Shadowcaster

    Simply Red

    1st: £1165, 2nd: £629, 3rd: £349

    3YO Fillies:

    Stateside Pin Up

    Two Left Feet

    1st: £...

  • BROUGH – Monday 26th August

    17Aug

    Entries close Sunday 18th August @ 9pm - CLICK HERE to Download Entry Form

    Event 1 - Open Handicap (Grade 2+)

    Event 2 - Maiden & Novice

    Event 3 - Grade 1 Straight Race

    Event 4 - NHR Invitational Pace

    Event 5 - Qualifiers & Work Outs

  • BOUGHROOD UPDATE

    15Aug

    The Committee are setting up the track etc ready for Sundays racing. The track is in very good condition at present and we are monitoring the situation with the forecast over the next 24/48 hrs.

    The Committee will be meeting on Saturday morning to make a final decision and will inform everyone asap.

    Many thanks for your patience.

  • WOLSINGHAM – Saturday 10th August ** CANCELLED **

    10Aug

    Due to the heavy rain and bad weather the racing fixture at WOLSINGHAM today is CANCELLED

  • BOUGHROOD – Sunday 18th August

    7Aug

    Entries through the BHRC Online System - CLICK HERE to enter - Entries close Wednesday 7th August

    CLICK HERE to view Race Schedule

    Event 1 - Qualifiers

    Event 2 - Maiden & Novice

    Event 3 - Grade 1+

    Top graded horses race in 5 heats of the Boughrood Classic Heats & Final, the remaining entries race in straight grade...

  • H&B HRC @ IVINGTON – Sunday 11th August

    3Aug

    ** All Entries through BHRC ONLINE ENTRY SYSTEM ** - CLICK HERE

    Entries close Sunday 4th August @ 8pm - CLICK HERE to...

  • H&B HRC @ IVINGTON – Sunday 11th August

    31Jul

    ** All Entries through BHRC ONLINE ENTRY SYSTEM ** - CLICK HERE

    Entries close Sunday 4th August @ 8pm - CLICK HERE to...

  • CHASE HARNESS RACING @ Cannock – Saturday 3rd August

    28Jul

    All entries through BHRC Online System - CLICK HERE to Enter - Entries close 10am Monday 29th July

    Event 1 - Maiden

    Event 2 - Novice

    Event 3 - Grade 1+

    Top 10 H'cap horses run in Top Grade Pace - Next 50 highest graded entries run in Heats & Final Event (All Heats BFP and Final in Lines)

    Event 4 - 2YO Conditioned Pace

    Non Winners with 3 or less Lifetime starts (Subject to entries)

    Event 5 - N...

  • LAMPETER – Sunday 4th August

    27Jul

    ** Due to a very kind and generous last minute donation the Lloyds Chip Shop Final will now carry a first place prize of £3,000 **

    All entries through BHRC Online System - CLICK HERE to Enter - Entries close Sunday 28th July

    Event 1 - Qualifiers

    Event 2 - Maiden

    Event 3 - Novice

    Event 4 - Grade 1+ (Heats & Final)

    Event 5 - Le Trot

  • YORK PACT CHARITY FIXTURE – Saturday 20th July

    19Jul

    York Harness Raceway Fixture on Saturday 20th July supporting the PACT charity for children.

    All proceeds to the Sheffield based charity. Please attend and show your support.

    pactfriends.co.uk - the Parents Association of Children with Tumours and Leukaemia.

  • YORK PACT CHARITY MEETING – Saturday 20th July

    13Jul

    Event 1 - Daniel Welling Memorial Heats & Final (G1-8)

    Event 2 - VDM 2YO Prep Races (Colts & Fillies)

    Event 3 - STAGBI Mares Race

    Event 4 - Le Trot Races

    Event 5 - Free For All

    Event 6 - Maiden & Novice

    Plus Kids Pony & Junior Pace (subject to entries)

    Contact Craig Stevenson to enter on 07979222256 or enter at Binchester on Sunday 14th July

  • TREGARON RACES – IMPORTANT NOTES

    5Jul

    CLICK HERE To View Important Notes for competitors

    Address - Dolyrychain, Pontrhydfendigaid, Ystrad Meurig, Ceredigion. SY25 6EL

    Race Day Contact - 07781 032323

    Declarations close 12noon - First race 1pm

  • TREGARON JULY FESTIVAL – Saturday 6th & Sunday 7th

    26Jun

    ** ENTRIES CLOSE TODAY **

    Entries through BHRC Online Entry System - LINK - Click Here to View Schedule

    Entries close Wednesday 26th June at 5pm

    Maiden - Novice - Grade 1 - Strata Florida Heats & Final - Welsh Classic Heat & Final - Free For All - Le Trot - Junio...

  • BHRC CLASSIC RACES 2019

    3Jun

    ** FINAL CALL **

    To be staged at Tir Prince on 29th June

    FINAL Sustaining Fees due TODAY (3rd June) and Driver Declarations for Futurity (2YOs), Derby (3YOs) and Pacing Classic (4YO+).

    Pay Fees ONLINE, by BACS or contact the BHRC Office

    Declarations MUST be made in writing and ca...

  • MUSSELBURGH 2019 – Saturday 22nd June

    21May

    ** ENTRIES OPEN NOW **

    All entries through BHRC Online System - CLICK HERE

    Entries close 12th June 2019 - View Full Schedule

    Event 1- The Famous Musselburgh Pace

    Event 2 - The Hurricane Pace

    Event 3 - Four Assorted Races

    Event 4 - One Le Trot Aged

    For Hospitality, Sponsorship or Queries contact Anthony Fettah on...

  • APPLEBY SPRING RACES – Sunday 26th & Monday 27th May

    10May

    Entries close Saturday 11th May 2019 - View Schedule

    Event 1 - Qualifiers EF: £20

    Event 2 - Maiden & Novice EF: £40

    Event 3 - Grade 1 EF: £45

    Event 4 - 3YO Grass Championship EF: £60

    Event 5 - 2YO Pace EF: £30

    Event 6 - Non Penalty Conditional Pace EF: £40

    Event 7 - Conditional Race EF: £40

    Event 8 - Pacing Handicap (Grade 2+) EF: £50

  • YORK – Saturday 11th May

    7May

    Due to the cancellation of Evenwood for Sunday 12th May, York will stage Work Outs and Qualifiers on Saturday 11th May.

    To enter please text or ring Craig on 07979 222256.

  • TREGARON SPRING RACES – Sunday 12th May

    4May

    Entries close 9pm Sunday 5th May - ALL entries through the BHRC Online Entry System - CLICK HERE

    NO LATE ENTRIES ACCEPTED - View Race Schedule

    Event 1 - Maiden & Novice - EF: £25

    Event 2 - Grade 1 - EF: £25

    Event 3 - Senior Welsh Dragon - EF: £50 (eligible h...

  • WELSH DRAGON

    30Apr

    CLICK HERE to view Eligible Horses

    2YO Horses wishing to run in the Junior Welsh Dragon/Dragoness - £50 due by 1st May (plus £50 entry fee due at time of entry)

    3YO Horses wishing to run in the Welsh Dragon/Dragoness - £100 due by 1st May (plus £50 entry fee due at time of entry)

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

    2Apr

    ** NOMINATIONS OPEN NOW **

    CLICK HERE TO ENTER

    Thanks to the Promoters and Associations that have once again supported this series with their tenders.

    The heats will be as follows:

    Heat 1 - 12th May @ Tregaron

    Heat 2 - 19th May @ Presteigne

    Heat 3 - 7th June @ Corbiewood

    Heat 4 - 8th June @ Tir Prince

    Heat 5 - 21st June @ Corbiewood

    Heat 6 - 30th June @ Amman Valley

    He...

  • SIRE STAKES NOMINATIONS & FEES

    29Mar

    31st March 2019 is the due date for nominations and sustaining fees for the Sire Stakes Series.

    Stallion Nominations

    £250 each

    Includes automatic nomination of all progeny from covering in year of nomination (i.e. 2020 foals)

    Yearling Sustaining Fee

    £20 each

    The first fee due for progeny since birth, this entitles the nominated horses to compete in future Sire Stakes races at 2YO and 3YO

    2018 fo...

  • EQUINE INFLUENZA – UPDATE

    6Mar

    As many will be aware, since the start of 2019 a number of equine influenza cases have been identified across Europe and the UK, including several in vaccinated horses.

    The BHRC have reviewed advice on this and the following is recommended by the BHRC:

    • ALL horses are vaccinated with Florida Clade 1 and Florida Clade 2 protection - see AHT advice on UK vaccines HERE
    • ALL hors...

  • WELSH DRAGON

    1Mar

    SUSTAINING FEES DUE on or before 1st MARCH 2019. Entries and payments can be made ONLINE

    Yearlings (2018 foals) - £20 each

    2YOs (born in 2017) - £100 each

    3YOs (born in 2016) - £100 each

    Download ...

  • EQUINE INFLUENZA

    7Feb

    The BHA has announced today that all racing on Thursday 7 February 2019 has been cancelled due to the BHA being informed by the Animal Health Trust of three confirmed Equine Influenza positives from vaccinated horses in an active racing yard.

    Since the start of 2019, a number of equine influenza cases have been identified across Europe and the UK (in Essex, Cheshire, Derbyshire, Lincolnshire, Yorkshire and Suffolk), including several in vaccinated horses.

    All Owners and Trainers are adv...

  • LICENCE RENEWALS 2019

    6Feb

    ALL licences can be renewed Online at www.bhrc.org.uk/racing/race-entries/

    Contact BHRC to register

    ALL Licence Renewals submitted by post MUST include a completed Licence Renewal Form.

    PLEASE NOTE that payments will NOT be accepted over the telephone if a completed Licence Renewal Form has not already been submitted to the BHRC.

    ANY...

  • BHRC CLASSIC RACES 2019

    1Feb

    ** FINAL CALL **

    To be staged at Tir Prince on 29th June

    ** GROUP 1 RACES **

    Don't miss out - ENTER NOW!

    Download Entry Form OR ENTER ONLINE

    ALL Nomination Fees due

    ** REMINDER ** PUBLIC TRAINER RENEWAL

    30Jan

    Applications to renew Public Trainer licences must be received at BHRC prior to 31st January 2019.

    Go paperless and renew online:- www.bhrc.org.uk/racing/race-entries/

    W40. [b] Licence Renewal Applications in reference to a Public Trainer Licence must be made prior to 31st January of the year for which the licence will be valid. Only licences for persons never having previously been registered as a Public Trainer will be considered...

  • ** IMPORTANT – Handicap Rules & Regulations **

    29Jan

    Further to the feedback received on the updates to the Handicap Rules and Regulations, the Directors have discussed the issues and decided the following:

    • ALL updates to the Handicap Rules and Regulations will be suspended until 1st November 2019
    • The Handicap Rules and Regulations in place from 1st January 2018 will remain up until 1st November 2019
    • Consultation and opportunity for input and feedback will be provided by the BH...

  • ** UPDATE – Handicap Rules & Regulations **

    25Jan

    The Directors met recently and reviewed information forwarded by Handicap Consultants.

    Issues debated included Penalty Free, Lift Systems, Age Lifts, Juvenile Racing, Grades and Monies Won.

    The following was determined by Directors:

    • Updates to the Handicap Rules and Regulations would be in place from 28th February 2019
    • There is NO Penalty Free Racing
    • There is NO Lift System
    • Driver Allowances should be restricted to C Class Drivers aged 25 yea...

  • LICENCE RENEWALS 2019

    17Jan

    Renewal Notifications are currently being processed by the office and posted out.

    ALL licences can be renewed Online at www.bhrc.org.uk/racing/race-entries/

    Contact BHRC to register

    ALL Licence Renewals submitted by post MUST include a completed Licence Renewal Form.

    PLEASE NOTE that payments will NOT be accepted over the telephone if a comple...

  • CLIMB 2 CURE

    7Jan

    A Group of 45+ men from across the nation have been joined together by Watson Harrop Jr from County Durham to climb Britain’s highest and most difficult Mountain Ben Nevis - all of them with zero experience in hiking or mountaineering. They have chosen to take it on at its most difficult in the middle of the Scottish winter, to raise money for two children that are in desperate need of all of our help.

    ISLA CATON - a 4 year old little girl from Hornchurch, Essex

    Isla Was diagnosed with NE...

  • BHRC OFFICE

    11Dec

    The BHRC Office will be closed from 5pm Tuesday 11th December 2018 for the festive and New Year period.

    The Office will re-open at 9.30am on Monday 7th January 2019.

    If you have any queries or need assistance during the office shut down period, please contact Jim McInally (BHRC Vice Chairman) on 07764 664169.

  • WORLD WIDE FOOD BANK DONATIONS COMING IN

    4Dec

    A simple act of kindness by 29-year-old Watson Harrop Jnr from Durham in The North of England has become a major hit on harness racing social media both in the UK, Ireland and is spreading across the globe.

    Harrop who is strongly involved in harness racing was passing the Food Bank in his local Tesco store.

    "I noticed that the food bank never seemed to have a lot in it so off I went filled a trolley and saw it as a chance to do something for those less well off than myself," Harrop sa...