ROCKY MOUNTAIN TURF CLUB INC.

P.0. Box 22020 Henderson Lake Postal Station

Lethbridge, Alberta T1K 6X5

Phone (403) 380-1900 or Fax (403) 380-1909

Email address: racedot@rmtc.ca

Website address: www.bullys.ca Watch races live and on website bullys.ca

Replays on youtube.

RACE DATES 2017, 41 DAYS + 1 MILLARVILLE DAY
HORSEMEN TRACK AND RACING POLICIES 2017
WAIVER CLAIMING 2017
PREFERENCE DATE SYSTEM

Entry Date Preference: For Horses that have entered and did not get to run, must enter back for the same condition, excluding distance.

Oldest date preferred.

Running date Preference:  Good for The Spring/Fall  Meet.

Oldest date preferred.

Spring preferences for entry and running dates do not carry over to the From the Spring to Fall Meet.

When an entry date and running date are the same, the entry date has the preference.

Please note:  S1 (Sub 1)  race in the condition book is not

the same as X1 (Extra 1)

When entering a stakes race these preferences may not apply. Check with the race office for stakes preferences.

No horses will be transferred to an alternate race unless the Original race is called off.

Equipment changes must be noted on entry & approved by stewards.

CONDITIONS FOR OCTOBER 14TH AND 15TH, 2017

TWENTIETH DAY — Sunday, October 15, 2017

(Entries Close on Tuesday, October 10, 2017)

1 FIRST RACE PAINT STAKE

CANADIAN PAINT CHAMPIONSHIP

$10,000 Added

Purse $ ($10,000 RMTC + $ Horsemen ) For 3 year old and up Paint horses. Purse

$150 T.O.E. see paint stake book.

FOUR HUNDRED YARDS

2 SECOND RACE THOROUGHBRED STAKES

FAREWELL SPRINT

$12,000 Added

Purse $ Added (RMTC $12,000 + $ Horsemen Added) FOR THREE YEAR OLDS AND

UPWARD. By subscription of $150 to pass the entry box. Starters will be determined by

preferences in stake book.

ABOUT FIVE AND ONE HALF FURLONGS

3 THIRD RACE THOROUGHBRED STAKES

FAREWELL STAKES

$12,000 Added

Purse $ Added (RMTC $12,000 + $ Horsemen Added) FOR THREE YEAR OLDS AND

UPWARD. By subscription of $150 to pass the entry box. Starters will be determined by

preferences in stake book.

SEVEN FURLONGS

4 FOURTH RACE THOROUGHBRED MAIDEN

PURSE $4,500. FOR MAIDENS, FILLIES AND MARES THREE YEARS OLD AND

UPWARD.

Three Year Olds 120 lbs. Older 120 lbs.

ABOUT SIX FURLONGS

5 FIFTH RACE THOROUGHBRED MAIDEN

PURSE $4,500. FOR MAIDENS, THREE YEARS OLD AND UPWARD.

Three Year Olds 120 lbs. Older 120 lbs.

ABOUT SIX FURLONGS

6 SIXTH RACE THOROUGHBRED ALLOWANCE

PURSE $4,550. FOR FILLIES AND MARES THREE YEARS OLD AND UPWARD

WHICH HAVE NEVER WON TWO RACES.

Three Year Olds 120 lbs. Older 120 lbs.

(Winners Preferred)

ABOUT SIX FURLONGS

7 SEVENTH RACE THOROUGHBRED ALLOWANCE

PURSE $4,550. FOR THREE YEAR OLDS AND UPWARD WHICH HAVE NEVER WON

TWO RACES.

Three Year Olds 120 lbs. Older 120 lbs.

(Winners Preferred)

ABOUT SIX FURLONGS

8 EIGHTH RACE THOROUGHBRED ALLOWANCE

PURSE $4,550. FOR FILLIES AND MARES THREE YEARS OLD AND UPWARD

WHICH HAVE NEVER WON THREE RACES.

Three Year Olds 120 lbs. Older 120 lbs.

(Winners Of 2 Races Preferred)

ABOUT SIX FURLONGS

9 NINTH RACE THOROUGHBRED ALLOWANCE

PURSE $4,550. FOR THREE YEAR OLDS AND UPWARD WHICH HAVE NEVER WON

THREE RACES.

Three Year Olds 120 lbs. Older 120 lbs.

(Winners Of 2 Races Preferred)

ABOUT SIX FURLONGS

10 TENTH RACE THOROUGHBRED CLAIMING

PURSE $4,550. FOR FILLIES AND MARES THREE YEARS OLD AND UPWARD

WHICH HAVE NOT WON A RACE IN 2017.

Three Year Olds 120 lbs. Older 120 lbs.

CLAIMING PRICE $2,000

ABOUT SIX FURLONGS

11 ELEVENTH RACE THOROUGHBRED CLAIMING

PURSE $4,550. FOR THREE YEAR OLDS AND UPWARD WHICH HAVE NOT WON A

RACE IN 2017.

Three Year Olds 120 lbs. Older 120 lbs.

CLAIMING PRICE $2,000

ABOUT SIX FURLONGS

12 TWELFTH RACE THOROUGHBRED CLAIMING

PURSE $4,550. FOR FILLIES AND MARES THREE YEARS OLD AND UPWARD

WHICH HAVE NOT WON TWO RACES IN 2017.

Three Year Olds 120 lbs. Older 120 lbs.

CLAIMING PRICE $2,000

(Winners of a race in 2017 preferred.)

ABOUT SIX FURLONGS

13 THIRTEENTH RACE MIXED CLAIMING

PURSE $4,550. FOR THREE YEAR OLDS AND UPWARD WHICH HAVE NOT WON

TWO RACES IN 2017.

Three Year Olds 120 lbs. Older 120 lbs.

CLAIMING PRICE $2,000

(Winners of a race in 2017 preferred.)

ABOUT 5 1/2 FURLONGS

14 FOURTEENTH RACE THOROUGHBRED CLAIMING

PURSE $4,550. FOR THREE YEAR OLDS AND UPWARD WHICH HAVE NOT WON

TWO RACES IN 2017.

Three Year Olds 120 lbs. Older 120 lbs.

CLAIMING PRICE $2,000

(Winners of a race in 2017 preferred.)

SEVEN FURLONGS

15 FIFTEENTH RACE THOROUGHBRED CLAIMING

PURSE $4,550. FOR FILLIES AND MARES THREE YEARS OLD AND UPWARD.

Three Year Olds 120 lbs. Older 120 lbs.

CLAIMING PRICE $2,000

(Winners of 2 or more races in 2017 preferred.)

ABOUT SIX FURLONGS

16 SIXTEENTH RACE THOROUGHBRED CLAIMING

RUFUS GOODSTRIKER MEMORIAL

PURSE $5,550. FOR THREE YEAR OLDS AND UPWARD.

Three Year Olds 120 lbs. Older 120 lbs.

CLAIMING PRICE $2,000

ONE MILE AND ONE EIGHTH

17 SEVENTEENTH RACE THOROUGHBRED CLAIMING

PURSE $4,600. FOR FILLIES AND MARES THREE YEARS OLD AND UPWARD.

Three Year Olds 120 lbs. Older 120 lbs.

CLAIMING PRICE $2,500

ABOUT SIX FURLONGS

18 EIGHTEENTH RACE MIXED CLAIMING

PURSE $4,600. FOR THREE YEAR OLDS AND UPWARD.

Three Year Olds 120 lbs. Older 120 lbs.

CLAIMING PRICE $2,500

THREE FURLONGS

19 NINETEENTH RACE THOROUGHBRED CLAIMING

PURSE $4,600. FOR THREE YEAR OLDS AND UPWARD.

Three Year Olds 120 lbs. Older 120 lbs.

CLAIMING PRICE $2,500

ABOUT SIX FURLONGS

20 TWENTIETH RACE THOROUGHBRED CLAIMING

PURSE $4,700. FOR THREE YEAR OLDS AND UPWARD.

Three Year Olds 120 lbs. Older 120 lbs.

CLAIMING PRICE $3,200

SEVEN FURLONGS

21 TWENTY FIRST RACE THOROUGHBRED CLAIMING

PURSE $4,800. FOR FILLIES AND MARES THREE YEARS OLD AND UPWARD.

Three Year Olds 120 lbs. Older 120 lbs.

CLAIMING PRICE $4,000

ABOUT SIX FURLONGS

22 TWENTY SECOND RACE MIXED CLAIMING

PURSE $4,800. FOR THREE YEAR OLDS AND UPWARD.

Three Year Olds 120 lbs. Older 120 lbs.

CLAIMING PRICE $4,000

ABOUT 5 1/2 FURLONGS

23 TWENTY THIRD RACE THOROUGHBRED CLAIMING

PURSE $4,900. FOR THREE YEAR OLDS AND UPWARD.

Three Year Olds 120 lbs. Older 120 lbs.

CLAIMING PRICE $5,000

ABOUT SIX FURLONGS

24 TWENTY FOURTH RACE THOROUGHBRED ALLOWANCE

PURSE $5,000. FOR FILLIES AND MARES THREE YEARS OLD AND UPWARD.

Three Year Olds 120 lbs. Older 120 lbs.

ABOUT SIX FURLONGS

X1 EXTRA RACE NO 1 QH CHAMPIONSHIP

CLAIMING CHAMPIONSHIP

$10,000 Estimated

REFERENCE QH STAKES BOOK.

THREE HUNDRED AND FIFTY YARDS

 

CONDITION NOTE FOR OCTOBER 14TH AND 15TH, 2017

Rocky Mountain Turf Club – Lethbridge, AB

FINAL WEEKEND   – revised with X25 and purses edited

 

Conditions for Sat Sun: Oct.14 & 15 – entries Tues. Oct. 10

Draws Wed. Oct 11     NOTE: WE RUN 2 DAYS THIS WEEKEND.

 

Website address:www.bullys.ca   Watch races live and replays on youtube Entries Phone # 403-380-1900

 

Horses that train in Lethbridge & race other than Lethbridge and Millarville will be subject to training fees.

 

Entries for the total weekend will be Tuesdays, 2017 We will be putting out one condition sheet for racing each weekend (Even though conditions say to race Fri Sun Sat or Mon, it is for racing the entire weekend). Entries 7:30am Races maybe called off by 10:30am. Entries CLOSE by 11:00 am . Draws are Wednedays prior to the race weekend at 10:30 am

 

Note Preference: A horse entered in a maiden, N2,N3, and N4 will receive an entry date that will be good for both $3200 claiming as well as Allowance.  Fillies and mares entered dates would be good for the same claiming price in an open race–eg. $3200 FM would be good for $3200.

 

  • Post times are Fridays 6:00pm Saturdays, Sundays and Holiday Mondays 1:15pm
  • Horsemen’s Cheque request must be in the request book in the Race Office, Sunday by 4:30pm and will ready by the following Friday by 3:00pm.   Horsemen owner cheques will be done ONCE a week.
  • Gate Approvals: Mondays and possibly Fridays 8:00am to 9:30am. (Check with race office) To be approved Horse papers must be in the office. Race Days, Sat. Sun. Mon. race track is closed at 9:00am. Other days at 11:30am

 

  • Horsemen Cheques must be requested half hour after last race on Sundays and will be ready Fridays by 2:00pmIF YOU HAVE AN ALTERNATE RACE PLEASE PUT ON IT ON YOUR ENTRY SLIP AT YOUR TIME OF ENTRY.            NOTE: ENTRIES WILL ONLY be taken by entering in person at the race office or by talking directly to an entry clerk. NO entries will be taken by leaving a voicemail, or fax, or email, or text.Note: If you have to go to the test barn after your race you must take your own water pail to the test barn for your horse.PLEASE no parking of trucks and horse trailers north of Barn 1 (ship in barn) or on the Exhibition Parking lot West of the track. Park closer to Bullys or jockey parking lot. The Exhibition will tow vehicles and trailers at owners expense. JOCKEYS   Check the race office for all jockeys riding Jose Botello                                        Laurina Bugeaud                                 Philip Clunis    Ruja Lahoe                                          Juan Gonzalez                                    Dwight Lewis                           Martin Ortiz                                         Vincent Palmer                                   Jose RochaBlandford Stewart                               Andrew Wright
  • ALL STALLS MUST BE CLEANED OUT COMPLETELY AND MANURE PUT IN THE MANURE BINS NOT AROUND THE WALKER RINGS. CLEANING CHAREGES WILL APPLY.   CAMPSITES CLEANED AND TACKROOMS AND SHEDROWS CLEANED AS WELL
  • Trevor Simpson                                  Neville Stephenson                             Scott Sterr
  • Carlton Malcolm                                 Valentino McBean                              Ricardo Moreno
  • Freddy Fuentes                                   Fernando Gamez (US horses only)
  • Larris Allen                                          Alejandro Almazan Hernadez                  Juan Apango
  • Name 2 or more jockeys on your entries .                         SEE THE RACE OFFICE FOR ALL RMTC POLICIES
MILLARVILLE CONDITIONS, JULY 1ST 2017

Entries for Millarville are Monday June 26 at  8:30am entries close by 10:00am and Draws

By 10:30am Monday June 26.

Please enter early.

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MILLARVILLE PREFERENCES, JULY 1ST 2017
2017 SPRING STAKES SCHEDULE
2017 THOROUGHBRED STAKES PREFERENCES
2017 PAINT PROGRAM
TRACK POLICIES I
  1. No horse will be eligible to be entered: Unless the original registration papers & coggins are on file with the Race Secretary at the time of entry.
  2. Horses entered which do not get an opportunity to run will receive an entry date corresponding to the date on which they are entered.
  3. Horses that run will receive a running date corresponding to the date that they run and lose the date previously held
  4. In all cases the oldest date will take preference. When an entry date and a running date are the same, the entry date has preference. Entry dates are only good when entering back for the same class e.g. claiming price or allowance
  5. Horses named in the body of the race that scratch must re-enter to establish a date unless otherwise specified by the Stewards. This also applies to horses provided an opportunity to start, except when scratched from “Paddock to Post” and such scratch was caused entirely by the actions of another horse.
  6. Scratched today horses entering back the same day will not receive any entry date.
  7. A change of ownership or trainer of a horse shall not effect the preference date of such horse. (Transfer of ownership or trainer must be approved by the stewards prior to entry). Horse papers must not leave the office to retain the preference date.
  8. Claiming Track Policy a horse that is claimed at RMTC during the Meet, horse registration papers will not be released until the end of that meet in which the horse was claimed.
  9. Registration Papers that are removed from the race office for any reason will loose their preference date and re-enter to establish a date.
  10. When entering a Stake the preference date system shall not be applied.
  11. Any other incident not specifically covered by this directive or any other matter involving the above will be determined by the Stewards.
  12. It is the trainers responsibility to check Horse Lists (e.g. Vet, Starters, Paddock, Stewards, Bleeders lists) to see if your horse is on the list before entering. Horses on the bleeders list must have the vet. Take the horse off the bleeders list after the designated number of days.

 

PLEASE PICK UP GARBAGE ON THE GROUNDS EVEN IF IT IS NOT YOURS. THIS IS GREATLY APPRECIATED

See race office for all policies and regulations.

TRACK POLICIES II
  1. Any horse that is a vet scratch will not be able to enter back for at least 48 hours from the date they were to run and will have to re-establish a date and only when the official veterinarian has removed the horse from the list.
  2. Horses that are a Steward or a Gate scratch will be place on the appropriate list and will not be able to reenter until they have been removed from the list and re-establish a date, except when the scratch was caused entirely by the actions of another horse.
  3. The Trainer, or authorized entry agent is responsible that the horse they enter meets the requirements of the condition and the preference date.  (Correct spelling and correct owners of their horses).
  4. If a trainer enters 2 horses in the same race the horse with the best date will be the preferred horse.  Trainers must declare a double entry in a race. See HRA Racing Rule  60.
  5. Time of entry payments for stakes races or nomination fees must Be paid at time of entry or by nomination date.
  6. Horses that have not run in 2015 must have a work in 2016 by RMTC gate approver or an approved gate slip from another track (slip must be approved by  RMTC). Horses that were gate okayed to run In 2015 but did not start in 2015 must work from the gate as per the Gate approver or HRA official, before entering.
  7. PLEASE NOTE:  NEW POLICY  –  HORSES THAT HAVE NEVER RUN 5 FURLONGS OR FARTHER MUST HAVE A 4 FURLONG WORK ON A TRACK 5 FURLONGS OR 4 FURLONGS.  ANDY WORK ON A BIGGER TRACK MUST WORK AROUND 2 TURNS AND BE APPROVED BY RMTC GATE APPROVER, STARTER OR HRA OFFICIAL.  Horses that have not run 660 yards or 3 Furlongs, or longer ever must have a 3 furlong work around the turn. 
  8. Horses that have not run 660 yards or 3 Furlongs, or longer ever must have a 3 furlong work around the turn.  Horses that have never run 5 furlongs or farther must have a 4 Furlong work ( work around 2 turns) and approved by RMTC gate approver, starter or HRA official, before entering.  *****
  9. During races if you are heading and ponying the same race your Pony must have a rider on or held by a person while you head the race.
  10. Track is closed weekdays at 11:45p.m. (unless otherwise posted). On Saturdays, Sundays & holiday Mondays at 9:30a.m. SHARP.
  11. The gate will be set on the track on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays 9:00a.m. to 10:30a.m.  (Check to confirm theses days). These times could change due to bad weather or track maintenance. This will be for standing only, do not spring this gate.
  12. A trainer shall have his/her horse in the paddock on time. (Calls over the PA System are a courtesy and do not relieve the trainers of their Responsibility to have their horse in the paddock on time). It is the trainer’s responsibility to have a header at the gate for their horse. $50.00 will be charged if there is no header for their horse.
  13. On Race days the grooming equipment has the right of way, horses stay to the opposite side of the track from grooming equipment. If this becomes a problem we may consider that horses have to go to the paddock on the outside fens.
  14. When parking all horse trailers by jockeys quarters  park them Close together next to the last one parked do not start a new row Space is limited please park close together or you could be asked to move. During training and Race times no vehicles are to park on the roadways in the barn area.  No loading or unloading of horses during these times.
  15. ABSOLUTELY NO PARKING IN THE EXHIBITION PARKING LOT NORTH OF BARN 1 AND THE WEST END OF THE RACE TRACK. PARK CLOSE TO BULLYS PARKING LOT. THE EXHIBITION WILL HAVE VEHICLES TOWED AT THE OWNERS EXPENSE.
  16. Horsemen parked in the trailer park check with the race office for policies Parking fees and before you park trailers.  Please walk in the backstretch.

JOCKEYS
Jockeys Contacted to Ride Fall Meet, 2016

Larris Allen

Juan Apango

Laurina Bugeaud

Ramiro Sanchez Castillo                         (need to contact directly)

Philip Clunis

Freddy Fuentes

Adrian Gonzalez                                      (may not be here first weekend)

Juan Gonzalez

Dwight Lewis

Valentino McBean

Ricardo Moreno

Martin Ortiz

Vincent Palmer

Jose Rocha

Trevor Simpson

Scott Sterr

Blandford Stewart

Andrew Wright

Please note:  If you go to the test barn after the race you must take your own water pail to the test barn for your horse

NOTE;  ALL STALLS MUST BE CLEANED OUT  as  well as tack rooms;  WHEN LEAVING INCLUDING SHIPIN STALLS.  Cleaning Fees will apply.

RACE TRACK INFORMATION AND CONTACT
Dot Stein Race Track Manager

Jim Ralph Race Secretary

Telephone:  (403) 380-1900

Fax:  (403) 380-1909

Mailing Address:

Rocky Mountain Turf Club

Att:  Race Office

Box 22020 Henderson Lake P.O. Stn.

Lethbridge, Alberta

Canada

T1K 6X5

Email:  racedot@rmtc.ca

Websitebullys.ca

Courier Address:

Rocky Mountain Turf Club

Grandstand Building Bullys

Attention:  Race Office

3401 Parkside Drive South

Lethbridge, Alberta

Canada

T1J 4R3

Phone:  (403) 380-1900

Post Times;

Fridays 6:00p.m.

Saturdays 1:15p.m.

Sundays 1:15p.m.

 Holiday Mondays 1:15p.m.

Alberta Community Thoroughbred Racing Assoc.

(ACTRA)    Phone:  (403) 327-7487

Alberta Quarter Horse Racing Assoc.

AQHRA    Phone  403-381-8167

**All races 5 ½ Furlongs or shorter will be written as a mixed race. All races longer than 5 ½ Furlongs will be written as Thoroughbred races.

**(except for TB Stake races these are TB only)

 

FIRE EVACUATION PROCEDURE 2017
TRAINERS RESPONSIBILITY
  • Stalls are cleaned included ship ins.
  • Garbage & old hay thrown out in Blue dumpsters not left in barn area
  • Only trainers vehicles in the barn area
  • No parking in front of barn doors, fire Hydrants, dumpsters or on road ways.
  • Campground trainers walk to barns when possible.
  • No garbage, bags or strings etc in manure piles as the farmers will refuse to take the manure.

OVERNITES AND CONDITIONS WILL BE AVAILALE ON EQUIBASE WEBSITE

Equibase.com  

Then Select Horsemen’s Information half way down on the left side

Then select Overnights or Condition Books then select Track – Lethbridge

NOTICE TO HORSEMEN
During Training and Live racing all no dogs are allowed in the Barn area or tied up outside of trailers in the campground. They must be on a leash at all times.

WHEN SHIPPING OUT ALL STALLS MUST BE CLEANED OUT COMPLETELY AND MANURE IN MANURE PILES. 

ALL GARBAGE & HAY MUST BE REMOVED AND PUT IN DUMSTERS NOT IN THE MANURE PILES.

CAMPGROUND SPOTS MUST BE COMPLETELY CLEANED.

CLEANING FEES WILL APPLY IF STALLS OR CAMPGROUND SPOTS ARE NOT CLEANED. 

ALL TACK MUST BE REMOVED FROM TACK STALLS WHEN SHIPPING OUT.

SHAVINGS BAGS OR  PEAT MOSS BAGS ARE THE ONLY BEDDING ALLOWED.

NOT STRAW OR NOT BULK SHAVINGS.

STALLS NOT CLEANED OR STALLS THAT ARE WRECKED WILL BE

THE TRAINERS RESPONSIBILITY AS A FEE WILL BE CHARGED.

WHEN SHIPPING OUT:

When shipping out all stalls must be cleaned completely out And manure put in manure compounds. All garbage and tack Rooms must be cleaned out . Campground spots must be cleaned of all garbage and dog droppings. You can leave the cleaning fee with RMTC and we will find someone to clean your stalls. However if stalls are left uncleaned and RMTC has to clean them there will be a cleaning fee of $20 per stall. Horses that have not started Twice in the meet may be charged a stall fee.
Thank you for your cooperation. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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