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UPDATE AND INFORMATION FOR HORSEMEN

New Mexico Horsemen's Association, Pat Bingham
March 2018   933 views

NOTES FOR HORSEMEN:OVER THIS PAST WEEKEND, (MARCH 4) THE NMHA BROUGHT IN STEVE WOODS, A TRACK CONSULTANT OF LONG STANDING (SANTA ANITA, DEL MAR ETC.) TO DO A REVIEW OF THE RACETRACK AT SUNLAND PARK. THE NMHA BOARD AT ITS RECENT FEBRUARY, 2018 MEETING, DECIDED TO COMMISSION A TRACK REVIEW OF EACH TRACK BEFORE OR DURING THE RACE-MEET. THE GOAL IS TO IMPROVE UPON TRACK CONDITION AS NECESSARY, TO PROMOTE SAFETY FOR OUR HORSES, AND FOR THOSE WHO RIDE IN…

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NMHA BOARD TO MEET AT SUNLAND PARK, WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2018 AT 9:00 AM.  MEETING TO BE HELD IN THE MONTE CHRISTO REY ROOM. NEW MEXICO RACING COMMISSION TO MEET ON THURSDAY 2/22/18 IN THE SAME VENUE.  MEETING TO START AT 9:00 AM.

New Mexico Horsemen's Association, Pat Bingham
February 2018   781 views

THE NMHA BOARD OF DIRECTORS WILL MEET IN THE MONTE CHRISTO REY ROOM AT SUNLAND PARK (LOCATED IN THE SUNLAND PARK COMPLEX JUST NORTH OF THE CASINO- WITH A VEER TO THE LEFT) ON WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2018. THE MEETING WILL START AT 9:00 WITH THE BOARD IN EXECUTIVE SESSION. ONCE THE EXECUTIVE SESSION IS COMPLETED, THE BOARD WILL MEET IN OPEN MEETING. ALL HORSEMEN ARE ENCOURAGED AND INVITED TO ATTEND THE MEETING. A FINAL AGENDA FOR THE MEETING WILL…

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THE NEW MEXICO HORSE BREEDERS ASSOCIATION WILL HOLD ANNUAL MEETING

ON THURSDAY, JANUARY 25, 2018 BEGINNING WITH A SILENT AUCTION AT 1:00 PM

New Mexico Horsemen's Association, Pat Bingham
January 2018   1091 views

THE NEW MEXICO HORSE BREEDERS ASSOCIATION WILL BE HOLDING ITS ANNUAL MEETING, AWARDS BANQUET AND SILENT AUCTIN ON THURSDAY, JANUARY 25, 2018. THE EVENTS WILL BEGIN AT 1:00 PM WITH THE SILENT AUCTION AND THE ASSOCIATION MEMBER BUSINESS MEETING. THE EVENTS WILL BE HELD AT THE ALBUQUERQUE UPTOWN MARRIOT HOTEL, 2101, LOUISIANA NE, ALBUQUERQUE, NM 87110. THE MARRIOT MAIN NUMBER TO CALL FOR ROOMS AND OTHER INFORMATION IS 505.881.6800.A WHOLE SLATE OF EVENTS ARE SCHEDULED INCLUDING THE ZIA AWARDS BANQUET…

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NMHA BOARD MEETING SET FOR WEDNESDAY, JANUARY17, 2018,  TO START AT 9:00 AM

NMRC MEETING TO BE HELD ON JAN. 18, 2018 AT THE VIP ROOMS AT THE DOWNS AT ALBUQUERQUE, TO START AT 9:30 AM.

New Mexico Horsemen's Association, Pat Bingham
January 2018   1071 views

THE JANUARY MEETING OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS FOR THE NEW MEXICO HORSEMEN'S ASSOCATION WILL BE HELD, STARTING AT 9:00 AM AT THE HORSMEN'S MAIN OFFICE IN ALBUQUERQUE, NM WHICH IS LOCATED AT 217 PALOMAS, NE, ALBUQUERQUE, NE. 87108. FOR DIRECTIONS PLEASE CALL 505.266.7056. THE MAIN OFFICE IS CONVENIENTLY LOCATED APPROXIMATELY 7 BLOCKS WEST OF THE NEW MEXICO STATE FAIR GROUNDS. THE PROPOSED AGENDA WILL INCLUDE DISCUSSION OF RECENT VOTING BY INTERNET FOR SUNLAND PARK TRACK COMMITTEE, US DEPARTMENT OF…

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NMHA OWNERS ELECTED TO SUNLAND PARK TRACK COMMITTEE

New Mexico Horsemen's Association, Pat Bingham
January 2018   1117 views

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE FOLLOWING OWNERS WHO HAVE BEEN ELECTED TO SERVE ON THE SUNLAND PARK NMHA RACE - TRACK COMMITTEE: MAURECENIA CROSS , DR. PAUL JENSON , JARETT RODGERS, AND SUSAN VESCOVO, THANKS TO ALL WHO PARTICIPATED AND TO ALL WHO VOTED. HERE'S TO CLEAN RACING AND A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO ALL!!!!!!!

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HOW TO  VOTE BY INTERNET FOR OWNERS TO SERVE ON THE SUNLAND PARK HORSEMEN'S COMMITTEE

New Mexico Horsemen's Association, Pat Bingham
December 2017   1316 views

FIRST NOTE, THE FOLLOWING OWNERS WERE NOMINATED, DURING GENERAL MEETING HELD ON FRIDAY, DECEMBER 22, 2017 AT THE SUNLAND PARK HORSEMEN'S KITCHEN, AS CANDIDATES FOR THE SUNLAND PARK HORSEMEN'S COMMITTEE:LARRY NICHOLS ,KIRK ROBISON ,MAURCENIA CROSS ,JARRETT RODGERS ,TOM MCKENNA ,RENE ABDOUCH ,SUSAN VESCOVO ,DR. PAUL JENSON .SIMPLY JOT DOWN THE CANDIDATES WHOM YOU WISH TO VOTE FOR FROM THE LIST ABOVE. 4 IS MAX NUMBER OF CANDIDATES THAT YOU CAN VOTE FOR. ONCE YOU HAVE A LIST OF THE NAMES…

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HORSEMEN'S GENERAL MEETING AT SUNLAND PARK

SET FOR FRIDAY, DECEMBER 22, 2017 10:30 AM IN HORSEMEN'S KITCHEN

New Mexico Horsemen's Association, Pat Bingham
December 2017   1145 views

THERE WILL BE A HORSEMEN'S GENERAL MEETING THIS COMING FRIDAY, DECEMBER 22, 2017 STARTING AT 10:30 AM IN THE HORSEMEN'S KITCHEN. ON THE AGENDA WILL BE NOMINATIONS FOR OWNERS TO SIT ON THE SUNLAND PARK HORSEMEN'S RACE TRACK COMMITTEE. THIS YEAR IN ADDITION TO VOTING IN PERSON AND BY FAX THERE WILL BE VOTING VIA INTERNET. INSTRUCTIONS ON HOW TO VOTE OVER THE INTERNET WILL BE HANDED OUT AT THE MEETING ON DECEMBER 22, AS WELL AS POSTED IN THE…

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Report on 44th Annual World Symposium on horse racing

New Mexico Horsemen's Association, Pat Bingham
December 2017   1135 views

Report regarding the International Symposium of Horseracing Held in Tucson, AZ 12/5 and 12/6, 2017. The following topics of interest were discussed. Sports Betting at Racing Venues: On December 4, 2017, the US Supreme Court heard arguments in a case between the NCAA and New Jersey over federal prohibition of a state's ability to permit sports betting in the state. Under PASPA, Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act - a federal statute most states are barred from allowing sports betting…

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RECAP OF HORSEMEN'S BOARD MEETING OF NOV. 15, 2017

New Mexico Horsemen's Association, Pat Bingham
November 2017   1207 views

THE NMHA BOARD OF DIRECTORS MET ON WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 2017 AT THE HORSEMEN'S MAIN OFFICE IN ALBUQUERQUE. THIS IS A RECAP OF THE MEETING. THE BOARD VOTED TO AMEND THE NMHA BYLAWS TO PERMIT ELECTRONIC VOTING FOR TRACK COMMITTEE MEMBERS. THIS WILL BEGIN WITH THE OWNERS WHO WILL STAND FOR ELECTION AT SUNLAND PARK. THE PURPOSE OF THE CHANGE TO THE BYLAWS IS TO INCREASE PARTICIPTION FROM OUR VALUED MEMBERSHIP. THIS VOTING SEASON EACH LICENSED OWNER OR TRAINER SHALL…

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NMHA TO HOLD NOVEMBER BOARD MEETING ON 11/15/17; NMRC TO HOLD ITS MEETING ON 11/16/17

New Mexico Horsemen's Association, Pat Bingham
November 2017   1199 views

HORSEMEN, THE NMHA BOARD OF DIRECTORS WILL BE MEET IN OPEN MEETING ON NOVEMBER 15, 2017 STARTING AT 9:00 AM AT ITS MAIN OFFICE LOCATED AT 217 PALOMAS, NE, ALBUQUERQUE, NM 87108. THE OFFICE IS LOCATED JUST WEST OF THE OF THE DOWNS AT ALBUQUERQUE. ALL HORSEMEN ARE WELCOME AND ENCOURAGED TO ATTEND THIS MEETING. FOR DIRECTIONS, PLEASE CALL 505.266.7056. HOPE TO SEE YOU AT THE MEETING. THE NEW MEXICO RACING COMMISSION WILL MEET FOR ITS NOVEMBER 16, 2017 MEETING…

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ZIA PARK'S DAY OF CHAMPIONS TO TAKE PLACE ON NOVEMBER 22, 2017

New Mexico Horsemen's Association, Pat Bingham
November 2017   1249 views

ZIA PARK WILL BE RUNNING ITS DAY OF CHAMPIONS ON NOVEMBER 22, 2017. THE RACES ARE SLATED TO BE RUN AND IN PARENTHESIS YOU WILL FIND THE NUMBER OF NOMINEES TO EACH RACE: NEW MEXICO QH FILLIES AND MARES CHAMPIONSHIP, RG1, 400 YDS., (19 NOMS), KING RICK RACK STAKES, 3 AND UP, TBS AND QHS 870 YDS, (22 NOMS), ZIA PARK QH CHAMPIONSHIP, GRADE 1, 440 YDS (20 NOMS), EDDY COUNTY STAKES, TBS 1 MILE 70 YDS, 2 YEAR OLDS,…

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NEWS OF INTEREST, NOTICE OF NMHA BOARD MEETING FOR OCT.11, 2017

NMHA BOARD MEETS AT 9:00 AM ON 10/11/17; RACING COMMISSION TO MEET ON 10/12/17 AT 8:30 AM

New Mexico Horsemen's Association, Pat Bingham
October 2017   1255 views

THE NHMA BOARD OF DIRECTORS WILL BE MEETING ON OCTOBER 11, 2017 AT ITS OFFICES LOCATED AT 217 PALOMAS, NE IN ALBUQUERQUE NEW MEXICO. OUR OFFICE IS LOCATED JUST WEST OF THE STATE FAIR GROUNDS. THE MEETING STARTS AT 9:00 AM. FOR DIRECTIONS CALL 505.266.7056. AMONG TOPICS TO BE DISCUSSED ARE. USING ELECTRONIC MEANS IN ADDITION TO PAPER BALLOTS AND FAX IN VOTES TO FURTHER EXPAND PARTICIPATION OF MEMBERS IN THE VOTING FOR TRACK COMMITTEES. THE TECHNOLOGY IS THERE. THE…

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NMHA BOARD MEETING SET FOR WEDNESDAY, JUNE 13, 2017, 9:00 AM

RACE DAYS FOR 2017-18 TO BE DISCUSSED AT NMHA BOARD MEETING

New Mexico Horsemen's Association, Pat Bingham
June 2017   1398 views

THE NEW MEXICO HORSEMEN'S ASSOCIATION BOARD OF DIRECTORS WILL MEET IN IN OPEN SESSION ON JUNE 13, 2017 STARTING AT 9:00. THE MEETING WILL HELD AT THE NMHA OFFICES LOCATED AT 217 PALOMAS, NEW, ALBUQUERQUE, NM, JUST EAST OF THE NM STATE FAIRGROUNDS. THE MAIN TOPICS WILL INCLUDE A DISCUSSION OF RACING DATES FOR 2017-18. OTHER TOPICS FOR DISCUSSION ARE, PROGRESS ON THE NMHA SPONSORED ECONOMIC IMPACT STUDY WHICH WILL COVER THE ENTIRE RACING/GAMING INDUSTRY IN NEW MEXICO, STATUS OF…

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HORSEMEN TOM AND SANDRA MCKENNA WILL RUN THEIR GREAT 3 YEAR OLD, CONQUEST MO MONEY IN THE UPCOMING PREAKNESS STAKES

New Mexico Horsemen's Association, New Mexico Horsemen's Association Registrar
May 2017   1261 views

HORSEMEN TOM AND SANDRA MCKENNA WILL RUN THEIR GREAT 3 YEAR OLD, CONQUEST MO MONEY IN THE UPCOMING PREAKNESS STAKES ON SATURDAY, MAY 20, 2017. GOOD LUCK AND GODSPEED TO THE HORSE AND CONNECTIONS. ............THE NEW MEXICO HORSERACING COMMISSION MET ON MAY 10 AND 11, 2016 AT SUNRAY RACETRACK. ...... PROTOCOL FOR BRINGING HORSES TO NEW MEXICO RACETRACKS WAS AMENDED. .... FOR HORSES HAULED TO A TRACK THAT IS RUNNING OR TO AN OFFICIAL TRAINING CENTER, THE HORSE WILL NEED…

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HORSEMEN TOM AND SANDRA MCKENNA WILL RUN THEIR GREAT 3 YEAR OLD, CONQUEST MO MONEY IN THE UNPCOMING

New Mexico Horsemen's Association, New Mexico Horsemen's Association Registrar
May 2017   1295 views

HORSEMEN TOM AND SANDRA MCKENNA WILL RUN THEIR GREAT 3 YEAR OLD, CONQUEST MO MONEY IN THE UNPCOMING PREAKNESS STAKES ON SATURDAY, MAY 20, 2017. GOOD LUCK AND GODSPEED TO THE HORSE AND CONNECTIONS.

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THE MEDICATION COMMITTEE OF THE NMRC MET IN OPEN SESSION ON WEDNESDAY, MAY 10, 2017.

New Mexico Horsemen's Association, New Mexico Horsemen's Association Registrar
May 2017   1410 views

THE MEDICATION COMMITTEE OF THE NMRC MET IN OPEN SESSION ON WEDNESDAY, MAY 10, 2017.

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New Mexico Horsemen's Association, New Mexico Horsemen's Association Registrar
April 2017   1466 views

SAVE THE DATE NMHA 33rd ANNUAL AWARDS BANQUET TO BE HELD ON MAY 10, 2017, SUNRAY PARK

PLEASE JOIN US FOR THE 33rd ANNUAL NMHA AWARDS DINNER ON MAY 10, 2017

New Mexico Horsemen's Association, Pat Bingham
April 2017   1388 views

THE 33rd ANNUAL NMHA AWARDS BANQUET WILL BE HELD AT SUNRAY PARK ON WEDNESDAY, MAY 10, 2017. COCKTAILS WILL BE SERVED BEGINNING AT 7:00 PM WITH DINNER SERVICE STARTING AT 7:30 PM. THE AWARDS CEREMONY WILL FOLLOW THE DINNER. TICKETS FOR THE EVENT ARE $20 PER ADULT AND CHILDREN ARE FREE. TICKETS MAY BE PURCHASED AT THE DOOR OR AT THE NMHA OFFICE IN ALBUQUERQUE WHICH IS LOCATED AT 217 PALOMAS, NE, ALBUQUERQUE, NM, JUST TO THE EAST OF THE…

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HORSEMEN, THE 33rd ANNUAL NMHA WILL BE HELD AT SUNRAY RACETRACK AND CASINO ON WEDNESDAY, MAY 10, 2

New Mexico Horsemen's Association, New Mexico Horsemen's Association Registrar
April 2017   1319 views

HORSEMEN, THE 33rd ANNUAL NMHA WILL BE HELD AT SUNRAY RACETRACK AND CASINO ON WEDNESDAY, MAY 10, 2017. THE FESTIVITIES WILL START WITH COCKTAILS AT 7:00 PM. DINNER WILL BE SERVED AT 7:30 PM WITH THE AWARDS CEREMONY TO FOLLOW. THE DINNER WILL BE HELD AT SUNRAY PARK, FARMINGTON, NM. TICKETS ARE $20 PER PERSON AND CAN BE PURCHASED AT THE DOOR OR AT THE HORSEMEN'S OFFICE LOCATED AT 217 PALOMAS, NE, ALBUQUERQUE, NM. CALL TERRI OR BRENDA AT 505.…

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HORSEMEN, THE 33rd ANNUAL NMHA WILL BE HELD AT SUNRAY RACETRACK AND CASINO ON WEDNESDAY, MAY 10, 2

New Mexico Horsemen's Association, New Mexico Horsemen's Association Registrar
April 2017   1288 views

HORSEMEN, THE 33rd ANNUAL NMHA WILL BE HELD AT SUNRAY RACETRACK AND CASINO ON WEDNESDAY, MAY 10, 2017. THE FESTIVITIES WILL START WITH COCKTAILS

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