Woodstock, Virginia-- It's that time of year again for the Shenandoah County Fair which kicks off on August 22. The age old tradition of Harness Racing returns to the Shenandoah half-mile oval on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 and runs through Saturday, August 30, 2014.
Entries will be accepted by phone or in person and the entry box will close 2 day prior to the scheduled race day at 11:00 AM.
As usual there will be charted lines for the races and the condition sheet is now available and is attached below. If you need a hard copy you can contact the race office at (540) 459-7203.
For more information contact the fair at shencofair.com.
Attached: Condition Sheet Shenandoah County Fair.
Photo: Racing Returns to the Shenandoah County Fair on Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Shenandoah County Fair Association, Inc.
Woodstock, Virginia 22664 (540)-459-7303 (Race Office)
TWO DAY BOX (closing @ 11:00 AM)
August 27 - August 30, 2014
POST-TIME 1:00 PM
RACES WILL BE CHARTED
Wednesday, August 27
(Box closes Monday @ 11:00 am)
Trot- Two-year olds VA Preferred Purse $700.00
Pace-Two-year olds Va. preferred Purse $700.00
Trot- Non-Winners $2,000 Last 5 Starts [in 2013] (AE Three-year olds) Purse $1,000.00
Non-Winners $5,000 Lifetime/ Maidens, Winners over $20,000.00 Life Not Eligible
Pace-(Rocking Rose Pace) - Non-Winners $2,500 Last 5 Starts (in 2013), Maidens Purse $1,000.00
(AE) Three-year olds, Winner over $20,000 not eligible
Thursday, AUGUST 28
(Box closes Tuesday @ 11:00 am)
Pace-Non-Winners $10,000 Year Purse $1000.00 Ed Long Memorial Open Trot Purse $1,200.00
Pace- Aldine Jenkins Memorial Open Pace Purse $1,200.00
Sub. - Two Year Old Trot / Pace
Friday AUGUST 29
(Box closes Wednesday @ 11:00 AM)
Pace-Non-Winners $2,000 Last 5 Starts (Princess Rose Pace) Purse $1,000.00
Trot-Non-Winners $5,000 Year Purse $1,000.00
(AE) Non-Winners 2 P.M. races this year
Pace-Non-Winners $5,000 Year (AE) Non-Winners 2 P.M. races this year
(AE) Two- and Three-year olds/ Maidens Purse $1,000.00
Saturday, AuGUST 30
(BOX CLOSES Thursday @ 11:00 AM)
Trot- Marvin G. Sigler - Free For All Trot (Preferred Virginia Bred or Owned) Purse $1,600.00
Pace C R Associates - Veterans Free For All Pace- (Preferred Virginia Bred or Owned) Purse $1,600.00
Trot- Non-Winners $3,000 Year Purse $1000.00
Pace-Non-Winners $3,000 last five starts Purse $1000.00
Rules of United States Trotting Association govern. RACES Will BE CHARTED. ÂEntry fees $15.00, No
Deductions. Money divided 45, 25, 15, 10, and 5 percent. Each class is to go two dashes, a distance of 1 mile each. Two or more horses under the same ownership may start in any race. Horses will start in classes in which they are eligible, (Must be VHHA Member)
Rights reserved to decline an entry, or call off any event that does not fill satisfactory. If an event does not fill, a substitute event may be scheduled for available horses. Right reserved to cancel any race due to weather conditions, or other good or sufficient cause. Four or more horses must start each class. Right reserved to handicap any race.
Horses must be declared in no later than 11:00 am two days prior to races and entrance fee paid.
Right reserved to declare any race off at any time. All horses racing and stalled at Shenandoah County Fairgrounds are at risk of owner. The Shenandoah County Fair Association, Inc., will not be responsible or liable for any accident to any person or property or loss by fire, theft, storm, or from any other causes. All horses must have a current Coggins test and health papers. Driver Accident Insurance Is Not Provided. Entries Accepted On These Terms Only.
Entries: Terry Lee Kibler, Cell 540-335-8768 / Beginning August, 24th call Race Office 540-459-7303
By Michael Carter, for Shenandoah County Fair