Virginia O’Brien Memorial Pace

PACE – 5-Year-Olds & Under, Fillies & Mares,

Non-Winners 3 PM races or $30,000 Lifetime as of February 28, 2021.

Winners over $40,000 in 2020 Ineligible.

** Preference will be given to trainers who had their plurality of starts at SCR in 2020 and must have been the trainer of the nominated horse for its last start as of April 28, 2021 or may be transferred from one eligible trainer to another eligible trainer. ** Outside trainers are encouraged to enter and will be permitted to race if less than 20 preferred nominations are received by the closing date.

             1ST Leg                      Wednesday, May 12, 2021        $7,500 per division

             2nd Leg                     Wednesday, May 19, 2021        $7,500 per division

             FINAL                       Wednesday, May 26, 2021        $25,000 (Added)

** Nomination Fee $100 ($200 for Non-SHHA Members as of April 28 2021) **

Payments must be postmarked no later than Wednesday, April 28, 2021

                  Name of Horse Age  Sex                                   Owner(s)


All nominated horses will be eligible to the J.P. Morel Pace if this series has been cancelled before the 1st leg.

Nominations close April 28, 2021.  Nominations fee of $100 (Non-SHHA members $200.00) must accompany all nominations in U.S. Funds only.  All dashes to be raced at one mile.  Horses must race in both legs to be eligible for the final or any consolations. The final is for the top 8 point winners of the series. No trainer will be allowed multiple entries in the final and/or consolations without bona-fide separate ownership. No trainer will be allowed multiple entries in the final or consolations if said trainer owns a part of any entrant. No owner will be allowed multiple entries in the final or consolations. Ties to be decided by lot Points will be 50-25-12-8-5 regardless of dead heats and count only to determine the eligible for the final.  Should any of the top point winners fail to declare, the next highest point winners that have declared will be eligible so that there may be 8 starters in the final.  The next highest point winners will be the Also Eligible.  All post positions and ties will be drawn by lot.  If more than one division, SCR reserves the right to race additional division(s) on the racing day immediately following the advertised date.  SCR reserves the right to reject any nomination and/or declaration rules of the New York State Gaming Commission shall govern.  Entries must meet track standards at time of declaration.

Signature and

Address of Nominator___________________________________              Telephone No.________________________

Name and

Address of Owner______________________________________   Trainer______________________________

Please make checks payable to SARATOGA CASINO RACING INC. and return to:

P.J. Iovino, Racing Secretary

Saratoga Casino and Raceway

342 Jefferson Street

Saratoga Springs, New York 12866-0356        TEL:  518-581-5860   FAX:  518-581-5890

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