Industry Day Fan Club Online Handicapping Contest

Published: July 31, 2012 11:17 am EDT

Nothing goes better together than a hot summer afternoon on a long weekend, the thrill of top notch Canadian harness racing, and a handicapping contest!

Industry Day at Grand River Raceway is always top of mind this time of year with over $700,000 in purse money, the long-awaited Battle of Waterloo & Battle of the Belles stakes, and a multitude of other exciting attractions for fans of all ages! First race post time for Industry Day is 1:30 PM.

To commemorate Industry Day, the Fan Club will offer an online contest featuring an assortment of questions based on the Industry Day card of racing. Each question will be worth a predetermined number of points. The contestant who earns the highest number of points out of a possible 20 will be declared the winner. (see Terms and Conditions below for more details)

To take a look at the field, click here.

Terms and Conditions

1. The Standardbred Canada (SC) Industry Day Handicapping Challenge will be conducted from Thursday, August 2, 2012 to Monday, August 6, 2012, with entry open until 12:00 PM EST on Monday, August 6. No purchase is necessary. There is no cost to register. Contest is open to anyone who is 18 years of age or older as of the date of registration, is an I Love Canadian Harness Racing Fan Club member and has Internet access at time of registration. The contest is void in whole where prohibited by law.

2. The contest will close for entries at 12:00 PM EST on Monday, August 6, 2012. The winner will be the contestant who earns the most points out of a possible 20. In the event of a tie, the winner will be determined by blind draw.

3. Winner will be contacted via e-mail at the e-mail address or phone number provided on the entry form.

4. Submissions with incomplete, bogus or invalid names and/or e-mail addresses will not be accepted.

5. Only one entry will be accepted per individual and e-mail address. Multiple entries will result in immediate disqualification. SC reserves the right to disqualify any contestant which SC believes has submitted more than one entry.

6. Employees, Directors and immediate family who reside at the same residence as Standardbred Canada, Grand River Raceway or any provincial racing commission employees are not eligible for this contest.

7. No faxed, mailed, electronically mailed, or phoned-in entries are allowed.

8. SC assumes no responsibility for lost, late, misdirected, ineligible or mutilated entries. SC is not responsible for lost, interrupted or unavailable hardware or software or telephone transmission or technical failures, garbled or jumbled transmission or other errors of any kind, whether human, mechanical, or electronic. Once submitted, entries become the sole property of SC and will not be returned.

9. SC reserves the sole right to interpret all questions and conditions in regard to this contest.

10. Anything not covered in these rules will be ruled on by the management of SC and their decision will be final and binding.

11. Contestants, by entering the contest, agree to be bound by the above rules and regulations.

PRIZE: A $50.00 gift certificate to the Canadian harness racetrack of the winner’s choice, a Fan Club merchandise package with Grand River Raceway swag, and a Battle of Waterloo win photo autographed by the winning driver.

The contest will open for entries at 5:00 PM on Thursday, August 2, 2012 and will close for entries at 12:00 PM EST on Monday, August 6, 2012. The contest winner will receive an I Love Canadian Harness Racing Prize Pack, which includes a $50 gift certificate to the Canadian racetrack of their choice, a great Fan Club tote filled with Fan Club and Grand River Raceway merchandise, & a Battle of Waterloo win photo autographed by the winning driver!

Not a Fan Club member? Join here.