Dogs are part of the family and for many of us, our travel companions to our events. Our fur babies are absolutely welcome at Finals but MUST be secured/leashed at ALL times. Failure to do so will result in a $25 fine. Please be respectful of the Williams Lake Stampede Grounds and your neighbors during BCBRA Finals. Thank you!
WHERE AND WHEN: Williams Lake Stampede Grounds, Aug 3 – 5, 2018
ADDED MONEY PER DIVISION: MINIMUM
Open $30,000 /PeeWee $750 / Junior $1800 /Senior $2000
RACE SEASON CUT-OFF: Qualifying race cut-off for the current race season is JULY 8, 2018.
ENTRY SUBMISSIONS: Online entry, please use the link on BCBRA website.
EARLY BIRD DRAW: Contestants submitting in their finals entries by JUNE 30, 2018 will have their names placed in an early bird draw. Three winners will receive $75, $50, $25 respectively. Winners will be announced at the awards presentation.
ENTRIES SUBMISSION DATE: Finals entries submitted prior to and including JULY 11, 2018 will not be subject to a late fee.
LATE ENTRIES: Entries received AFTER July 11, 2018 up to and including July 21, 2018 will be subject to a $50 late fee.
NO ENTRIES WILL BE ACCEPTED AFTER MIDNIGHT OF JULY 21, 2018 **NO EXCEPTIONS‼!
(therefore, please submit your entry well in advance of the deadline should there be a delay in transmission)
RACE FORMAT will be paid out as a 4D format as per current BCBRA rules. Average is based on all three runs of the weekend. Cash awarded in each go plus day buckles to the divisional winners in the open category only. Cash and awards in the average. Exception: Peewees, Please read below for Peewee category. AGM 2015 motion: All monies will be split evenly by 25% to each go and to the average (in the open, junior, senior).
PEEWEE RACES will follow the following payout format. 1 – 10 entries – only 1D, 11-20 entries will be 2D, 21-30 entries will be 3D, over 30 entries will be 4D. Divisions will be split according to the number of entries, not according to time split.
NO LEAD LINE ALLOWED.(Peewee must be able to complete pattern entirely on her/his own) Only major prizes will be awarded to the average.
AWARDS: DAY BUCKLES The winner of each division in the open category only (per go) will be awarded a buckle.
AWARD TIES: Ties will be decided by a drawing from a deck of cards (aces excluded).
(DAY BUCKLE AWARDS) High card wins the buckle.
(AVERAGE AWARDS) High card wins the higher placing.
RULES OF THE SPONSORSHIP INCENTIVE: Non-transferable, members with $1500 in sponsorship will receive 1 entry fee paid for by the BCBRA in the 2018 Finals(less office fee). $500 in sponsorship will receive next year’s membership paid for by the BCBRA. Note: To obtain both incentives a minimum of $2000. in sponsorship is required. Those granted will receive credit &/or cheque after the finals.
SPONSORSHIP REQUIRED PER RIDER: $50 Open, Junior &/or Senior $ 20 PeeWee (Payment is per rider, NOT per category or per horse!) Must be in the form of cash only. This sponsorship is waived if competitor has brought in a sponsor for a buckle, blanket or saddle. Please, Include this information when entering, thanks J
CBHI INCENTIVE: $4000. payout to the open. $10 per horse per run. Must enter before you run. Must submit a copy of horses' papers along with the application form for CBHI. Payout is by cheque from the CBHI office.
WESTERN FORTUNES INCENTIVE: $3000. payout to the open. Must submit a copy of horse(s) papers (front & back) at time of entry with the BCBRA.
Your go-to person for information regarding CBHI and Western Fortunes Incentives is our director: Frances Herring.
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HOST HOTEL: Super 8. Cost to BCBRA competitors $79.95 per night.