The Horsemen's Benevolent and Protective Association of Ontario
News & Updates: 2015
REMINDER: Changes to elimination guidelines for METHYLPREDNISOLONE
Further to the CPMA memo dated October 19, 2015 (attached), this is a reminder that the elimination guidelines for METHYLPREDNISOLONE will change effective January 1, 2016.
Notice to the Industry - Correction to 2016 Schedule of Race Dates
The Ontario Racing Commission issues the following corrections to the 2016 schedule of race dates, due to a clerical error that created a conflict with Rule 3.01.02 of the Standardbred Rules of R. . .
Notice to the Industry - 2016 Approved Race Dates
In accordance with Policy Directive 3-2007 and upon consideration of the transfer payment agreements (TPA) currently in place between racetracks and the Ontario government, the Director issues th. . .
Entries now being accepted for 2015 Media Sovereign Awards
On April 8*, 2016, Sovereign Awards trophies will be presented at the 41st Annual Sovereign Awards Ceremony to recognize the Champions of Thoroughbred racing in Canada for 2015. (*date is subject. . .
Announcement New Executive Director Melanie O'Sullivan
Chief Steward, Jeffrey Begg is pleased to announce that Melanie O’Sullivan will be joining The Jockey Club of Canada in the position of Executive Director commencing immediately.
WEG, HBPA announce 2016 Woodbine Thoroughbred dates
Woodbine Entertainment Group (WEG) and the Horsemen’s Benevolent and Protective Association (HBPA) today jointly announced Woodbine’s 2016 Thoroughbred racing calendar.
Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame - 2016 Calendar
2016 marks the 40th Anniversary of the Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame and to celebrate, a calendar has been produced honouring many of the racing industry’s equine heroes.
OHRIA Notice - Ontario Government Statute Amendments
On November 18, 2015, Minister Sousa introduced Bill 144, the Budget Measures Act, 2015 in the Ontario legislature. If passed, the proposed act would implement measures contained in the 2015 O. . .