Ruidoso Payments, Applications Due

Sustaining payments, stall applications due.

Ruidoso sustaining payements are due March 15.

Sustaining payments are due on March 15 for foals of 2014 to remain eligible for races with total purses of $5.7 million this summer at Ruidoso Downs.
 
Those races are the Grade 1, $3 million All American, $1 million Rainbow and $1 million Ruidoso futurities, $500,000 All American Juvenile, $100,000 Rainbow Juvenile and the $100,000 Ruidoso Juvenile.

The All American Futurity payment is $600. The Rainbow Futurity payment is $600. The Ruidoso Futurity payment is $500.

Horsemen making this sustaining payment also keep their horse eligible to the 2017 derby connected with each futurity.

Owners of 2015 foals also have a March 15 sustaining payment for the 2017 Triple Crown futurities the All American Futurity, Rainbow Futurity and Ruidoso Futurity. One sustaining payment of $350 covers all three races and the three 2018 corresponding derbies.
 
The March 15 date is also very important for the owners of 2015 foals that are not eligible to the 2017 Triple Crown futurities. For a payment of $1,600, a 2015 foal can gain eligibility to the 2017 Triple Crown futurities, each race’s juvenile and the 2018 derbies.

For additional information, contact nominations secretary Annelle Reynolds at 575.378.7224.

For complete Ruidoso Downs’ information, go to www.raceruidoso.com, visit the Ruidoso Downs Race Track and Casino Facebook page and follow the Ruidoso Press Box (@RuiPressBox) on Twitter.

Also, stall applications for the Ruidoso Downs’ summer season are due on Monday, March 14. The racing season starts on May 27 and runs through the traditional Labor Day closing.

Stall applications may be downloaded at https://www.raceruidoso.com/stall-application/ and further information may be received by calling 575.378.4431.
 
The stakes schedule can be seen by clicking on “2016 Racing Schedule” at www.raceruidoso.com.
 
For complete Ruidoso Downs’ information, go to www.raceruidoso.com, visit the Ruidoso Downs Race Track and Casino Facebook page and follow the Ruidoso Press Box (@RuiPressBox) on Twitter.

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