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Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Monticello Raceway & Monticello Harness Horseman announces 3 new series

Monticello Raceway in conjunction with the Monticello Harness Horseman Association have announced the formation of 3 new series.  In a broad effort to include as many horses as possible. The series begin May 15, 16 and 17th and includes 1 event for Fillies and Mares, 1 for Horse and Gelding and 1 event for Trotters. Horses are eligible to be claimed for $5,000 in their first start, $6,000 in their second start and no claiming allowed after 2nd start. 

Nominations for all events close on Thursday May 4th, Nomination fees for each event is $100, each series has 3 legs which increase each week $4,100, $4,600 and $5,100. The finals for each event goes for a purse of $8,000 (estimated), with a $5,500 consolation.

The top 8 point earners will be eligible to the final, with not more than 2 from any stable or owner.
Any horseman seeking additional information or conditions to enter, please contact the race office at 845 794 – 4100 ext. 557 or 555.