Two new series and a reduction in nominating fees to several high profile harness racing events highlight Meadowlands Racetrack's 2012 winter late closing program.
The Charles Singer Memorial and Syrinx Hanover for 3-year-old trotters that are non-winners of two pari-mutuel races or $30,000 lifetime will join the winter schedule. Thefor 4-year-olds and Horse & Groom for non-winners of four will also provide earnings opportunities for conditioned trotters.
The marquee events for older pacers - the Presidential, Cape & Cutter, Overbid, Aquarius and Four Leaf Clover - will all feature lower nominating fees in 2012.
Conditioned pacing events also include the Complex (5-year-olds and under), the Clyde Hirt and Exit 16W (4-year-olds), and the Junior Trendsetter (3-year-olds). For fillies and mares, the schedule includes the White Ruffles (4-year-olds), Night Styles (4 and under) and Tender Loving Care (3-year-olds).
Nominations close December 15. The application is available online under the Horsemen section at MeadowlandsRacetrack.com, or at this following link: