A pleasing total of 74 nominations have been received by the Met for the Glenys & Philip
Kennard / Graphite Development Ltd Futurity Series that commences on 5 September at
Addington with total estimated stakes of $80,000.
The well-patronised series caters for 3-year-old and older pacers assessed at C0 as at 1
A nominated horse must start at least twice in the period from 8 August to 31 October at a
Met meeting to be eligible for the Futurity Series Final on Show Day, 14 November.
Field selection for the Final will be based on points earned in all totalisator races in New
Zealand from 1 August 2014 to 3 November 2014.
In 2014 it is proposed to run up to five races in the Series on:
5 September - **Horses assessed at C0 to C1 2600m
17 October - **Horses assessed at C0 only 2600m
14 November - Futurity Series Final
28 November – **Horses who were not eligible to and did not contest the Final on 14
11 December – **Open to all Show Day Futurity Series horses excluding those
horses who finish 1st, 2nd and 3rd in the Final on 14 November.
**subject to programming.
Full details can be viewed at www.addington.co.nz under Racing – Promotions and
Alternatively, please phone Brian, Richard or Colin of Addington’s Racing
Department on 03 338-9094.
Ged Mooar - Marketing & Commercial Manager.