Minimum riding weight alteration

Thursday 19 March 2020

Effective Wednesday 25 March until further notice, minimum weights have been raised to 55kgs from 54kgs, with the top weight in BM58, BM60, BM64, BM66 and Class 1s carrying 61kgs. All other races will carry 60kgs.

Harness breeding incentives

Friday 17 January 2020

One of the outcomes from the Harness Standardbred Review was for changes to be made to the current Breeder’s Support Policy. After continued feedback and discussions with industry at the initial forums and follow up workshops the following changes will be actioned.  These changes will be implemented with an effective date of 1st September 2019,…

The Showdown conditions amended

Friday 10 January 2020

The conditions of The Showdown, listed as a Best 8 race by invitation to be conducted by the Launceston Greyhound Racing Club on 3 February 2020 as a lead-in to the heats of the Group 2 Ladbrokes Launceston Cup heats on 10 February, have been amended. The race will now be conducted as an open…