Alpine Claiming Series 2022

Eligibility: For $7,000 claiming level aged pacing horses and mares. Must compete in both legs to be eligible for final and/or consolation. Separate divisions for horses and mares.
Province: PE
Raced at: Charlottetown Driving Park
1st Leg - $2,000
Thursday, August 11, 2022. Aged Horses & Geldings.
Friday, August 12th, 2022. Aged Mares
2nd Leg - $2,000
Tuesday, August 16, 2022. Aged Horses $ Geldings and Aged Mares
Consolation - $2,500
Saturday, August 20, 2022 Aged Horses $ Geldings Aged Mares
Final - $3,500 A
Saturday, August 20, 2022 Aged Horses & Geldings Aged Mares
Payment Schedule:
Nomination Fee: Friday, August 5, 2022 $100
Starting Fee: $100
Conditions:

1. All events and race conditions will be conducted under the rules and regulations of the Atlantic Provinces Harness Racing Commission and Standardbred Canada.
2. Nominations due by Friday August 5 th , 2022. Those nominating horses to these events are responsible for eligibility.
3. Declarations close at the time and date posted on the weekly condition sheet.
4. All nomination and starting fees will be added to the final.
5. Nomination fee must accompany all nominations. Payment for nomination fees must be in Canadian funds only. All nominations are subject to Red Shores rules and policies at time of racing.
6. Claiming authorizations are due to the race office upon nomination horse to the race series.
7. All races will be at a distance of one (1) mile unless otherwise stated.
8. All starting positions shall be drawn electronically using the electronic draw system provided by Standardbred Canada
9. Purse distribution:
a. 5 or more starters: 50 — 25 — 12 — 8 — 5%;
b. 4 starters: 50 — 25 — 15 —10%;
c. 3 starters: 60 — 30 — 10%;
d. 2 starters: 65 — 35%;
e. 1 starter: 100%.
10. Minimum of fourteen (14) nominations required to fill this series. If less than 14 nominations are received the event may proceed at the discretion of Red Shores.
11. If 14-17 nominations are received, the top eight (8) money earners from the eliminations will race in the final, the 9 th -17 th place money earners (9 horses) will race in the consolation; if a tie for 9 th place it will be selected by lot.
12. If more than 18 nominations received, the top nine (9) money earners will race in the final, the 10-18 th place money earners (9 horses) will race in the consolation; if a tie for 9 th place it will be selected by lot.
13. There must be a minimum of six (6) entries for the consolation. In the event that there are fewer than six (6) entries, Red Shores reserves the right to cancel the consolation.
14. In the event there is no consolation Red Shores reserves the right to have 9 starters in the final of the series.
15. In the event that there is a consolation, horses that earn enough money in the series to qualify for the finals cannot race in the consolation.
16. In the event there is not enough entries to fill the horse and gelding series, it may be mixed with the mares entries to create one series.
17. In the event of a tie, the entry will be selected by lot.
18. Red Shores reserves the right to refuse any nomination, return fees, rearrange programs and in the event that on the day of the scheduled race, the operation of races cannot be held for any reason whatsoever, they reserve the right to reschedule the race to an APHRC approved future race date or cancel it in which case all monies paid will be refunded.
19. Red Shores accepts no responsibility or liability for any accident, loss or damage, which may occur on their property as a result of these, or any races.
20. All owners, trainers, drivers must be members in good standing with the APHRC and Standardbred Canada.
21. All horses must meet the qualifying standards of Red Shores.
22. In the consolation or final, should there be horses with common ownership; Red Shores reserves the right to uncouple horses for pari-mutuel purposes as per APHRC Rule 206.
23. If there is more than one division of the preliminary legs or eliminations, each division will race for 100% of the advertised purse.

Contact:

Red Shores Racetrack & Casino at Charlottetown, 58 Kensington Rd, Charlottetown, PE, C1A 9S8, Tel: (902) 629-6634, Fax: (902) 892-1052, website: www.redshores.ca

Administration:

Red Shores Racetrack & Casino at Charlottetown, 58 Kensington Rd, Charlottetown, PE, C1A 9S8, Tel: (902) 629-6634, Fax: (902) 892-1052, website: www.redshores.ca