WEG Amends Purse Distribution

Published: December 1, 2011 07:40 pm EST

Woodbine Entertainment Group (WEG) today announced that the Ontario Racing Commission (ORC) has approved its application to amend its purse distribution for the remainder of the 2011-2012 standardbred Woodbine meet


Beginning December 1 and ending May 14, the programme will issue a purse payment in the amount of $350 to owners of horses that do not finish first through fifth.

The $350 payment will be considered purse earnings and will be reflected on the horses’ official records.