The Harness Horse Association of Central New York scholarship committee is now taking applications for the 2015-2016 scholarships. Applications are available at the Association office. Completed applications must be received by the HHA of CNY Scholarship Fund by July 1, 2015.
Three scholarships may be awarded in the amounts of $ 5,000, $ 2,500 and $ 1,500 and are exclusively for current members of the HHA of CNY and their immediate families (spouses and children) as well as youngsters who have legal guardians that are members. Grandparents do not qualify.
The intent of the scholarships are specifically for students graduating from accredited High School programs and students in a two or four year college program. Graduate students are NOT eligible.
HHA OF CNY GOLF TOURNAMENT SET FOR JUNE 30, 2015
We are pleased to sponsor the “Horsemen’s Golf Tournament” on Tuesday, June 30, 2015 at the Oneida Community Golf Club, 1017 Golf Course Lane, Oneida, NY. The tournament will have a 10:00 shotgun start, 4-man scramble, 18 holes with a cart. Fees and prizes will be paid for by this Association. There must be at least one horseman per foursome. There is a 30 team limit and must be signed up by June 22, 2015 at the Association office. There will be hot dogs and hamburgers at the turn and a Prime Rib buffet will be served at Nothin’ Fancy following the tournament. Skins are the responsibility of the foursome.
For more information contact the HHA of CNY office at 315-829-3872.
January 19, 2015
The New York State Gaming Commission has adopted eight Controlled Therapeutic Medication standardbred horse racing rules effective April 1, 2015.
Please check the Commission website for the details of these new rules.
These changes include clenbuterol, corticosteroid joint injections joint injections, Banamine among others and thresholds.
All trainers and veterinarians must maintain complete and accurate veterinary records of every coricosteroid injection and report such injections using the Equine Steroid Administration Log (ESAL) at http://gaming.ny.gov/
COPIES OF THIS INFORMATION ARE AVAILABLE AT THIS OFFICE