ATAQ Elections Approaching

Published: January 22, 2009 12:40 pm EST

ATAQ, the Association Trot et Amble du Quebec, has announced that elections will be taking place in all four Quebec areas for the Breeders' category. There will also be an election in an Owners' category



• Sunday, February 15, 2009
• Hippodrome Aylmer
• 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

• Tuesday, February 17, 2009
• Curling Laviolette, 2203, bl.des Forges
• 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

• Thursday, February 19, 2009
• Hall d’Entrée du Nouveau Centre Administratif d’expo Cité -- in front of Centre Foire
• 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

• Saturday, February 21, 2009
• at the head office (ATAQ) 5375, Paré #230
• 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

There will be an election for the breeders category – six (6) candidates for five (5) seats available. The list of candidates is below.

• Michel Bourgault
• André Fontaine
• Pierre Guillemette
• Tony Infilise
• Michael Perzow
• Alain Veilleux

OWNERS' CATEGORY (Montreal Area)

There will be election for the owners' category. Two (2) seats available for seven (7) candidates. The candidates are listed below.

• Danielle Henri Allard
• Maximillien Bradette
• André Johnson
• Rick Karper
• Carmen Maturo
• Michel St-Louis
• Christian Tremblay

Voting will take place at the ATAQ head office, 5375, rue Paré, #230, Montréal, Saturday, February 21, 2009, from 11:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.

Take note that M. Marc Camirand and M. Richard Veilleux are elected by acclamation in the professional’s category in Montréal area. M. Alain Vallières is elected by acclamation in the owners category in Québec area.

In the Québec area there will be one (1) seat available for the professional’s category. In Trois-Rivières and Aylmer areas there will be one (1) seat available in owner’s category and one (1) seat available in professional’s category. Those seats will be filled at the Annual General Meeting, which will take place February 28, 2009.

To view the complete information in both French and English, please utilize the direct links to the item on the ATAQ website. The links are listed below.

ATAQ website (French)
ATAQ website (English)