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Red John Memorial Nomination Form



Terms & Conditions

RED JOHN MEMORIAL

  1. Open to pacers  born on or before 2015
  2. Nomination fee €100 due 14th Feb 2019
    First sustaining payment €100 due  14th Mar 2019
    Final sustaining payment €100 due  14th Apr 2019
    Supplement for late entries €2000
  1. To be ran under IHRA rules
  2. Heats and final to be ran over 1 1/4 miles
  3. Elimination heats will be  ran as preffered handicap
  4. Final to have eight qualifiers and ran as a handicap
  5. Heats to start at IHRA handicap mark grade F 50% of entries will run in the low grade and 50% in high grade with four heats in both
  6. UK horses will have their BHRC mark transferred to IHRA mark
  7. Two horses from each heat to qualify for final in both handicaps
  8. In the event of any horse who has qualified and does not run in final no replacement horse allowed
  9. Purse money for high grade final €15,000 elimination heats €2000 (estimated)
  10. Purse money for low grade final €7,000 elimination heats €2000 (estimated)
  11. Distribution of high grade final purse
    1st €10,000 2nd €2000 3rd to 8th €500 each
  12. Distribution of low grade final to be called the Mr Security pace  purse
    1st €4000 2nd €900 3rd to 8th €350 each
  13. Distribution of heat purses will depend on final declarations
  14. Consolation final purse €2,000
  15. Consolation final for the 3rd and 4th placed horses in each heat
  16. In the event of integrity testing purse money held until test results are published
  17. Horses nominated must compete in one  “betting races” in 2019 IHRA/BHRC season
  18. The Red John Memorial Committee decision will be final in all matters

THE MAVEN DERBY

  1. Open to French trotters  born on or before 2016 and part of the Le Trot scheme
  2. Nomination fee €100 due 14th Feb 2019
  • First sustaining payment €100 due  14th Mar 2019
  • Final sustaining payment €100 due  14th Apr 2019
  • Supplement for late entries €2000
  1. To be ran under IHRA rules
  2. Heats and final to be ran over 1 1/2 miles
  3. A maximum of 8 elimination heats with a maximum of 8 runners in each heat  will be held and heats to be ran as handicap in lines
  4. Final to have eight qualifiers and ran as a handicap
  5. Heats to start at IHRA handicap mark grade f .entries who fall outside the handicap will be facilitated in other races and their nomination & sustaining fees returned.
  6. UK horses will have their BHRC mark transferred to IHRA mark
  7. In the event of less than 8 heats  one horse to qualify from each heat with the remaining qualifiers going to the fastest   2nd placed horses.
  8. In the event of any horse who has qualified  and does not run in final, no replacement horse allowed season
  9. Purse money for final €20,000 elimination heats €2800 (estimated)
  10. Distribution of final purse
    1st €10,000 2nd €5,000 3rd €2,000 4th to 8th €600 each
  11. Heat prize money  to be distributed as per IHRA/Le Trot percentage
  12. Consolation final purse €8,000 same percentage distribution as final
  13. Consolation final for the 8  second placed horses from each heat  .if less than eight heats the fastest third placed horses to qualify.
  14. In the event of integrity testing purse money held until test results are published
  15. Horses nominated must compete in one “betting race” in the 2019 IHRA/BHRC  season
  16. The red john memorial committee decision will be final in all matters

Oakwood Stud Three Year Old Irish Grass Pacing Championship

  1. Open to pacers born in 2016
  2. Estimated prize fund €3000
  3. Nomination fee €50 due 14th Feb 2019
  • First sustaining payment €50 due 14th Mar 2019
  • Final sustaining payment €50 due 14th Apr 2019
  • Supplement for late entries €750
  1. Split for colts and fillies if sufficient entries
  2. Fillies get preference in final
  3. To be ran over 1 1/4 miles

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