The Alberta Standardbred Horse Association (ASHA) has announced it will be holding a "Name That Foal" contest, sponsored by Meridian Farms and ASHA.
Harness racing fans can submit their name choice for the foal pictured below with a letter explaining why the name was chosen. Bonus points will be given to those who also submit a picture drawn by the participant.
The foal is a bay filly sired by Camystic out of Real Chop. She was born on March 16.
Please send two additional names in case your top choice is already taken with Standardbred Canada.
Complete contest rules are outlined below:
All participants must be a resident of Alberta.
A maximum of 18 characters (including spaces).
Ages 13 to 18: Best name entered wins $100.
Ages 7 to 12: Best name entered wins $100.
Ages 6 & Under: Best name entered wins $100.
The foal's name will be chosen from one of the above three winners and the winner will receive an additional $100.
The best letter with drawing will receive $100.
Runner-ups in each category will receive an ASHA prize.
All submissions must be received in the ASHA office by April 30.
The winners will be announced Saturday, May 3 at Alberta Downs Opening Race Day.
Please print and submit the contest page to the ASHA office by mail, fax or email.
Mail: ASHA, Bay 127, 5065 – 13th Street SE, Calgary, AB T2G 5M8
From the Alberta Standardbred Horse Association