NEW BONUS PROGRAMS OFFERED FOR BC OWNERS AND BREEDERS
The British Columbia Thoroughbred Racing Associations (CTHS BC, HBPA BC, and BCTOBA) are offering the following a new bonus programs:
MAIDEN SPECIAL WEIGHT BONUS:
A bonus of $5,000 will be paid to the owner and $5,000 to the breeder when a BC-bred horse breaks its maiden in a Maiden Special Weight race or Stake race in 2017 at Hastings Racecourse only.
This new bonus of $5,000 to both the owner/breeder or owner and breeder applies to all Maiden Special Weight offered for two- year-olds as well as three-year-olds & up.
BC DAY STAKES BONUS:
All open Stakes on BC Day at Hastings Racecourse will have a $10,00 owner’s bonus, if the race is won by a BC-bred or BC-sired horse. If the race is not won by a BC-bred or BC-sired horse the $10,00 is added to the following year’s race making the bonus $20,000. The bonus will continue to grow until a BC-bred or BC-sired horse wins.
CTHS BC SALES STAKES BONUS
Starting in 2018, all horses (not just Canadian-breed) that have passed through the 2017, 2018 and 2019 CTHS BC Yearling and Mixed Sale will be eligible for the CTHS BC Sale Stakes. A $10,000 bonus will be paid to the owner and a $2,500 bonus will be paid to the breeder if the winner of the race is a BC-bred horse.
For more information and details contact our office.
TWO YEAR OLD RACE SERIES
Due to financial cut backs the two year old race series that was initiated in 2013 has been discontinued.