The AQHA Office is closed Monday, September 7, in observance of Labor Day.

PCQHRA Banquet Set for Jan. 24

Ed Burke nominations due January 15.

January 11, 2013


California’s Quarter Horse of the Year will be announced on Thursday, January 24, at the Pacific Coast Quarter Horse Racing Association’s Annual Awards Presentation and Dinner in the Finish Line Room at Los Alamitos Race Course. The PCQHRA Annual Membership meeting will begin the activities at 5:30 p.m. and will be followed by a cocktail hour starting at 6 p.m. hosted by the Bank of America Racing Challenge. Dinner will follow at 7 p.m. with the awards presentation starting at 8 p.m.

The awards banquet is one of the highlights of the winter calendar at Los Alamitos as it celebrates the achievements of California’s Quarter Horse breeders, owners, jockeys and champion horses of the 2012 season. Los Alamitos Track Announcer Ed Burgart will serve as the master of ceremonies. Tickets for the event are $30 per person and can be purchased by calling 714-236-1755.


Nominations to the 2014 Ed Burke Million Futurity will close on Tuesday, January 15. The Ed Burke Million is the first leg of the $1,000,000 Los Alamitos Cash Bonanza and the first of three futurities with million-dollar purses featured at Los Alamitos Race Course each year. The Ed Burke Million is annually held in late June. One Dashing Eagle, the leading contenders for the title of 2-year-old champion and a top contender for the title of Quarter Horse racing’s world champion, won the Ed Burke Million in 2012. For more information call 714-236-1755.