MEETING OF NMRC MEDICATION AND RULES COMMITTEE TO TAKE PLACE WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, 2018 AT THE NMRC OFFICES LOCATED AT 4900 ALAMEDA, NE, ALBUQUERQUE, NM.   FOR DIRECTIONS CALL THE NMRC AT 505.222.0700.


THE SEPTEMBER GENERAL MEETING OF THE NMRC WILL TAKE PLACE ON SEPTEMBER 13, 2018 AT THE NMRC OFFICES LOCATED AT 4900 ALAMEDA, NE,  ALBUQUERQUE, NM.   THE MEETING BEGINS AT 9:30 AM.  PLEASE ATTEND, ALL ARE WELCOME.


CONGRATS TO RUIDOSO DOWNS WHICH HAD A GREAT RACE MEET THIS YEAR.  THOUGH THE MEETING LASTED 5 DAYS LESS THAN 2017  (47 DAYS AS OPPOSED TO 52 DAYS) OVERALL  HANDLE WAS UP $2.4 MILLION OR 9.9% OVER 2017.   ON TRACK HANDLE WAS UP 4% WITH   OFF TRACK  HANDLE UP BY 23.6%.   PURSES WERE INCREASED BY 10% AT THE 2ND WEEK OF THE MEET. 

 

AT THE SALES PAVILLION:   NM BRED SALE  AVERAGE PRICE OF HORSES SOLD UP 34%.  AT THE SELECT SALE,  SALES WERE UP 8.7%.

CONGRATS GOES TO MR. TRUE IN HIS FIRST YEAR AS GM AND PRESIDENT OF RUIDOSO AND THE NEW OWNERS OF THE FACILITY INCLUDING MR. SIGMAN, MR. TROTTER, MR.ANDREINI (WHO RECENTLY PASSED AWAY) AND MR. TROTTER FOR THEIR COLLECTIVE FINE STEWARDSHIP OVER THE FACILITIES AND THE RACE MEET.  


TOP PERFORMERS:  QH OWNERS,  VALERIANO RACING STABLES AND M. NEUGEBAUER HAD 6 WINS EACH

 QH JOCKEY,  RICKEY RAMIREZ LED THE JOCKEYS WITH   38 WINS, 

TRAINERS BLANE WOOD AND WES GILES TIED WITH 32 WINS.


CONGRATS TO GB WOOD, TRAINER,  OWNER  BILL T. ROBBINS, JOCKEY RICKY RAMIREZ, JR.  AND OF COURSE THE WINNING HORSE APOCALYPTICAL JESS. FOR THEIR WIN IN THE $3,000,000 ALL AMERICAN FUTURITY RUN ON LABOR DAY.


TOP PERFORMERS,  TBS.   OWNERS KIRK AND JUDY ROBISON WITH  11 WINS,   JOCKEY TRACY HEBERT WITH 34 WINS AND TRAINER TODD FINCHER WITH 21 WINS.