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NOTES FROM THE NMRC MEETING OF OCTOBER 18, 2108

THESE ARE  NOTES AND NOT THE OFFICIAL MINUTES OR A TRANSCRIPTION OF THE NMRC MEETING

New Mexico Horsemen's Association, Pat Bingham
October 2018   164 views

Notes from the NMRC Meeting October 18, 2018 Discussion regarding approval for 6th track took place during meeting. The Mescalero Tribe challenged the approval of the 6th racetrack license by stating that they, and other tribes who are members to the 2015 Compact with the State of New Mexico are legally entitled notice from the NMRC and a copy of any NMRC prepared feasibility study regarding the 6th track’s effect on the Mescalero and other Tribal Interests, as well as…

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THE DOWNS AT ALBUQUERQUE HAS INFORMED US THAT IT WILL NO LONGER

MAIL OUT NOMINATIONS BLANKS FOR ITS FUTURITIES AND DERBYS INCLUDING THE 2019 NM STATE FAIR  QH FUT. , THE 2019 LA FIESTA QH DERBY, THE 2019 LA FIESTA FUTURITY, THE 2019 STATE FAIR TB FUTURITY, AND   THE 2019 NM STATE FAIR QH DERBY. ALL NOMINATIONS ARE DUE ON NOVEMBER 1, 2018.    GO TO stakes@abqdowms/com TO DOWNLOAD A NOMINATION BLANK.  YOU CAN ALSO EMAIL THE NMHA AT NMHASTATE1@AOL.COM AND REQUEST A BLANK AND WE WILL EMAIL IT YOU.   Questions, call us   at 505.266.7056

New Mexico Horsemen's Association, Pat Bingham
October 2018   172 views

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NMHA BOARD OF DIRECTORS TO MEET ON WEDNESDAY, OCT. 17, 2018, 9:00 AM

THE HORSEMEN'S BOARD OF DIRECTORS WILL TAKE PLACE AT THE NMHA OFFICES, LOCATED AT  217 PALOMAS, NE ALBUQUERQUE, NM  87108,  JUST EAST OF THE NM STATE FAIRGROUNDS.

New Mexico Horsemen's Association, Pat Bingham
October 2018   143 views

OPEN FOR DISCUSSION WILL BE PROGRESS IN MAKING SPORTS-BETTING AT NEW MEXICO RACETRACKS A REALITY . AS YOU MAY BE AWARE A RECENT DECISION OF THE US SUPREME COURT OPENED THE DOOR ON SPORTS BETTING ON COLLEGE SPORTS IN STATES WHERE PERMITTED BY LAW. A NUMBER OF STATES HAVE ALREADY INITIATED SPORTS BETTING AT THEIR RACING VENUES. OTHER STATES ARE IN THE PROCESS OF TAKING STEPS TO MAKE SPORTS BETTING A REALITY.IN NEW MEXICO SPORTS BETTING IS NOT ALLOWED BY…

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A LEGEND IN  OUR SPORT HAS PASSED AWAY

O.D. JAMISON PASSED AWAY PEACEFULLY ON SEPTEMBER 30, 2018

New Mexico Horsemen's Association, Pat Bingham
October 2018   162 views

WITH SADNESS WE REPORT THAT O.D. JAMISON HAS PASSED AWAY. THIS YEAR'S RECIPIENT OF THE NMHA LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD, MR. JAMISON IS SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE OF 63 YEARS, STEPHANIE (FANNIE) JAMISON AND HIS SONS, O.D., JR., JIMMY, STEVEN RAY AND DAUGHTERS LINDA AND JUDY, AND GRANDCHILDREN. OUR THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS ARE WITH MR. JAMISON'S FAMILY. HIS RACING FAMILY SHALL MISS HIM GREATLY.

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NMHA BOARD TO MEET SEPTEMBER 12, 2018 AT MAIN OFFICE, 217 PALOMAS, NE, ALBQUERQUE

PLEASE ATTEND, ALL HORSEMEN ARE INVITED,   MEETING BEGINS AT 9:00 AM FOR DIRECTIONS CALL 505.266.7056

New Mexico Horsemen's Association, Pat Bingham
September 2018   292 views

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…

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Notes for Horsemen

NMHA Banquet, Ruidoso   August 22, 2018;  NMRC Meeting  August 23, 2018

New Mexico Horsemen's Association, Pat Bingham
August 2018   345 views

NOTE FOR HORSEMEN FROM PAT BINGHAM, 505.266.7056, CELL 505.306.0111 DEAR HORSEMEN: ON WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 22, 2018, THE NMHA PUT ON ITS ANNUAL BANQUET TO HONOR THE BEST HORSES AND THEIR CONNECTIONS THAT RACED IN NEW MEXICO DURING 2017. THE TOP OWNER AWARD WENT TO TOM AND SANDY McKENNA OF JUDGE LANIER RACING. THE TOP TRAINER AWARD WENT TO JUSTIN EVANS. THE TOP JOCKEY AWARD WENT TO ALFREDO JUAREZ. CONGRATULATIONS TO THE McKENNAS, JUSTIN EVANS AND ALFREDO JUAREZ ON THEIR GREAT…

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NMHA BOARD OF DIRECTORS TO MEET IN RUIDOSO HALL OF FAME ROOM FOR OPEN MEETING

RUIDOSO ON AUGUST 22, 2018 AT 9:00 AM:   NMHA AWARDS AND RECOGNITION BANQUET TO BE HELD 8/22 AT TURF CLUB, RUDIOSO DOWNS STARTING AT 6:30 PM FOR BEVERAGE SERVICE, DINNER STARTS AT  7:30 PM.  TICKETS ARE 20$ ADULTS AND CHILDREN 10 AND UNDER FREE:     ALL HORSEMEN AND FAMILIES ARE INVITED TO ATTEND CONTACT TERRI AT THE NMHA OFFICE,  505.266.7056 FOR MORE INFORMATION.

New Mexico Horsemen's Association, Pat Bingham
August 2018   530 views

NEW MEXICO RACING COMMISSION TO MEET IN OPEN SESSION ON THURSDAY, AUGUST 23, 2018, IN THE RUIDOSO HALL OF FAME ROOM STARTING AT 9:30 AM. ON THE AGENDA WILL BE THE ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE 6TH TRACK APPLICATIONS, DISCUSSION OF THE CONTRACT BETWEEN THE NMRC AND INDUSTRIAL LABS FOR PRE AND POST RACE TESTING AMONG OTHER ITEMS OF INTEREST TO HORSEMEN.THE ENTITIES VYING FOR THE 6TH AND FINAL RACETRACK LICENSE IN NEW MEXICO ARE:----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------L & M ENTERTAINMENT, CLOVIS, NM --------CITY OF…

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NM RACING COMMISSION TO HOLD MEETING ON 6TH RACETRACK

ON MONDAY, JULY 30, 2018, MEETING TO START AT 1:30 PM AT THE NMRC OFFICES IN ALBUQUERQUE

New Mexico Horsemen's Association, Pat Bingham
July 2018   610 views

THE NMRC HAS NOTICED A MEETING TO DISCUSS A 6TH RACETRACK FOR NEW MEXICO TO BE HELD THIS COMING MONDAY, JULY 30, 2018 AT THE NMRC OFFICES LOCATED AT 4900 ALAMEDA, NE, ALBUQUERQUE, NM 87113. THIS MEETING IS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC AND STARTS AT 1:30 PM. ALL HORSEMEN ARE ENCOURAGED TO ATTEND THIS MEETING. FOR DIRECTIONS CALL 505.222.0700. HOPE TO SEE YOU THERE. PAT BINGHAM, 505.266.7056 OR 505.306.0111

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NMHA BOARD OF DIRECTORS TO MEET ON WED. JULY 18, 2018

NMRC TO MEET IN OPEN SESSION ON JULY 19, 2018

New Mexico Horsemen's Association, Pat Bingham
July 2018   541 views

THE NEW MEXICO HORSEMEN'S ASSN. BOARD OF DIRECTORS WILL MEET TOMORROW JULY 18, 2018 AT THE NMHA STATE OFFICE LOCATED AT 217 PALOMAS, NM 87108 FOR ITS MONTHLY MEETING. CALL 505.266.7056 FOR DIRECTIONS TO OUR OFFICE. THE MEETING WILL BEGIN AT 9:00 AM. TOPICS FOR THE MEETING SHALL INCLUDE THE LATEST INFORMATION ON THE PROPOSED 6TH TRACK FOR NEW MEXICO.ALL HORSEMEN ARE ALWAYS ENCOURAGED TO ATTEND ALL MEETINGS OF THE NMHA BOARD OF DIRECTORS.THE RACING COMMISSION WILL MEET IN OPEN…

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VOTING FOR OWNERS TO SERVE ON DAA HORSEMEN'S COMMITTEE

BEGINS TOMORROW, SATURDAY, JULY 7, 2018 AND ENDS SUNDAY JULY 15 AT 3:30 PM

New Mexico Horsemen's Association, Pat Bingham
July 2018   627 views

THE FOLLOWING ARE CANDIDATES FOR THE 4 OPEN OWNER'S SLOTS ON THE DOWNS AT ALBUQUERQUE HORSEMEN'S TRACK COMMITTEE: ROY MANFREDI, JOANNE VAN DER GEEST, TONY CAPPELLUCCI, JASON RADER, LESLIE FINCHER AND MATT ROUNSEVILLE. YOU MAY VOTE ONLY ONCE AND FOR UP TO FOUR CANDIDATES. YOU MUST HAVE A VALID NMRC OWNERS OR TRAINERS LICENSE ON HAND TO BE ABLE TO VOTE.YOU MAY VOTE BY INTERNET BY GOING TO WWW.NEWMEXICOHORSEMEN.COM AND PRESSING ON THE VOTE BOTTOM. VOTING BY INTERNET BECOMES LIVE…

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CORRECTION ON RECENT POST REGARDING VOTING FOR DAA COMMITTEE

New Mexico Horsemen's Association, Pat Bingham
June 2018   591 views

HORSEMEN, VOTING FOR OWNERS WHO WISH TO SERVE A 2 YEAR TERM ON THE DAA HORSEMEN'S COMMITTEE SHALL START ON SATURDAY JULY 7, 2018 AT 7 AM INSTEAD OF JUNE 30, 2018 AS PREVIOUSLY STATED. VOTING BY INTERNET SHALL ALSO COMMENCE AT 7 AM ON JULY 7. IN PERSON VOTING SHALL BE FROM 7 AM TO 12 NOON, JULY 7 UNTIL JULY 15, 2018 (JULY 9 AND 10 SHALL BE DARK DAYS AND NO VOTING WILL TAKE PLACE ON THOSE…

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ANNOUNCEMENTS

ANNOUNCEMENT OF GENERAL MEETING AT DAA

New Mexico Horsemen's Association, Pat Bingham
June 2018   622 views

THERE WILL BE A GENERAL HORSEMEN'S MEETING THIS COMING FRIDAY, 6/29/18, TO NOMINATE OWNERS TO SERVE ON THE DOWNS AT ALBUQUERQUE HORSEMEN'S COMMITTEE. THE GENERAL MEETING WILL START AT 10:45 AM AND WILL BE HELD AT DAA TURF CLUB. REFRESHMENTS WILL BE SERVED. THIS YEAR, VOTING WILL BEGIN SATURDAY 6/30/18 AND WILL END ON SUNDAY JULY 8, 2018 (AT THE END OF THE 5TH RACE). VOTING WILL TAKE PLACE IN THE HORSEMEN'S TRACK OFFICE AT THE DAA, FROM 7:00 AM…

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NMHA BOARD MEETING SET FOR 9:00 JUNE 20, 2018 IN ALBUQUERQUE

NEW MEXICO RACING COMMISSION TO MEET TO APPROVE RACE DATES ON JUNE 21, 2018

New Mexico Horsemen's Association, Pat Bingham
June 2018   747 views

THE JUNE, 2018 STATE BOARD MEETING FOR THE NEW MEXICO HORSEMEN'S ASSN. WILL BE HELD ON THIS WEDNESDAY, JUNE 20, 2018 AT THE HORSEMEN'S MAIN OFFICE LOCATED AT 217 PALOMAS, NE, ALBUQUERQUE, NM 87108. THE NMHA OFFICE IS JUST EAST OF THE MAIN GATE OF THE NM STATE FAIRGROUNDS. PLEASE ATTEND THIS IMPORTANT MEETING AS THE AGENDA WILL FOCUS ON NMRC APPROVAL 2019 RACE DAYS. CALL 505.266.7056 FOR DIRECTIONS TO THE HORSEMEN'S OFFICETHE NEW MEXICO RACING COMMISSION WILL HAVE ITS…

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Voting Suspended for Trainers Running for Ruidoso Track Committee

RUIDOSO TRACK COMMITTEE HAS 4 NEW TRAINER MEMBERS

New Mexico Horsemen's Association, Pat Bingham
June 2018   737 views

NOTICE: VOTING FOR TRAINERS TO SERVE ON THE RUIDOSO HORSEMEN'S TRACK COMMITTEE HAS BEEN SUSPENDED DUE TO THE WITHDRAWAL OF 1 OF THE 5 CANDIDATES FOR THE 4 AVAILABLE TRAINER SLOTS ON THE RUIDOSO HORSEMEN'S TRACK COMMITTEE. THE 4 REMAINING CANDIDATES WHO WILL FILL THE 4 OPEN TRAINER POSITIONS ON THE COMMITTEE ARE: SIMON BUECHLER, JJ GONZALES, JUAN CARLOS GONZALEZ AND CASEY LAMBERT. CONGRATULATIONS TO EACH OF NEW TRAINER MEMBERS OF THE RUIDOSO HORSEMEN'S TRACK COMMITTEE.

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VOTING FOR TRAINERS TO SERVE ON

THE RUIDOSO TRACK COMMITTEE BEGINS TOMORROW, JUNE 2, 2018 AT 7:00 AM.

New Mexico Horsemen's Association, Pat Bingham
June 2018   737 views

IN PERSON VOTING FOR TRAINERS TO SERVE ON THE RUIDOSO HORSEMEN'S TRACK COMMITTEE WILL BEGIN TOMORROW, SATURDAY, JUNE 2, 2018, AT 7:30 AM AT THE HORSEMEN'S OFFICE NEAR THE BACKSIDE'S CHAPEL. IN PERSON VOTING AT THE HORSEMEN'S TRACK OFFICE WILL TAKE PLACE FROM 7:30 AM UNTIL 12:30 PM FROM JUNE 2 UNTIL JUNE 10 EXCEPT FOR MONDAY, JUNE 4 WHICH IS A DARK DAY. TO VOTE YOU MUST HAVE A CURRENT NMRC ISSUED OWNER'S OR TRAINER'S LICENSE WITH YOU. THE…

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HORSE REHABILITATION FUNDRAISER EVENT

TO BE AT TAMAYA HYATT RESORT MAY 29, 2018 TO JUNE 2, 2018

New Mexico Horsemen's Association, Pat Bingham
May 2018   759 views

Dear All: The Tamaya Horse Rehabilitation Program, a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization, will be holding its first fundraiser to help horses that are in need of a new home. It will take place between May 29 and June 2, 2018 at the Tamaya Hyatt resort located on the Santa Ana Pueblo, about 19 miles north of Albuquerque. The event will be comprised of education, volunteer, and fundraising activities. Tamaya Horse Rehabilitation Fundraiser will include a student volunteer day; virtual horse…

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OWNERS ELECTED TO SUNRAY PARK

HORSEMEN'S COMMITTEE

New Mexico Horsemen's Association, Pat Bingham
May 2018   873 views

THE FOLLOWING OWNERS WERE ELECTED TO A 2 YEAR TERM TO SERVE ON THE SUNRAY PARK HORSEMEN'S COMMITTEE: JOHN BUFFINGTON . BERNADETTE LEYBA .DAN BUSTOS .JAY RADER .CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL WHO WERE NOMINATED AS CANDIDATES AS WELL AS THE OWNERS WHO WERE ELECTED TO THE COMMITTEE. Pat Bingham, for the NMHA.

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VOTING FOR OWNER'S TO SERVE ON SUNRAY PARK'S HORSEMEN'S COMMITTEE COMING UP

VOTING WILL BEGIN ON SATURDAY, APRIL 28 AND CONCLUDE AFTER THE 5TH RACE ON SUNDAY, MAY 6TH.

New Mexico Horsemen's Association, Pat Bingham
April 2018   981 views

THE FOLLOWING OWNERS HAVE BEEN NOMINATED AS CANDIDATES TO SERVE ON THE SUNRAY PARK HORSEMEN'S COMMITTEE: BERNADETTE LEYBA, JAY RADER, JEFF CARON, JOHN BUFFINGTON, NEIL EDWARDS AND DAN BUSTOS. YOU MAY VOTE FOR UP TO 4 OF THE CANDIDATES LISTED. I BALLOT PER VOTER. VOTING IN PERSON WILL START ON SATURDAY, APRIL 28 IN THE HORSEMEN'S OFFICE AT SUNRAY PARK (LOCATED IN THE RACING OFFICE/KITCHEN BUILDING) AT 7:30 AM AND WILL GO UNTIL12:00 NOON EACH DAY THAT FOLLOWS EXCEPT FOR…

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NMHA BOARD OF DIRECTORS TO MEET

MEETING WILL TAKE PLACE AT 9:00 AM, APRIL 18, 2018 AT HORSEMEN'S MAIN OFFICE IN ALBUQUERQUE,  217 PALOMAS, NE,  JUST WEST OF FAIRGROUNDS

New Mexico Horsemen's Association, Pat Bingham
April 2018   948 views

THE NMHA BOARD OF DIRECTORS WILL MEET FOR ITS APRIL MEETING BEGINNING AT 9:00 AM, WEDNESDAY, APRIL 18, 2018 AT THE HORSEMEN'S MAIN OFFICE LOCATED AT 217 PALOMAS, NE, ALBUQUERQUE, NM. (JUST WEST OF THE NM STATE FAIRGROUNDS). ALL HORSEMEN ARE ENCOURAGED TO ATTEND. FOR DIRECTIONS CALL PAT BINGHAM AT 505.266.7056. THE NEW MEXICO RACING COMMISSION WILL MEET IN OPEN SESSION ON THURSDAY, APRIL 19, 2018 AT ITS OFFICE LOCATED AT 4900 ALAMEDA, NE, ALBUQUERQUE, NM. THE NMRC MEETING WILL…

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GENERAL HORSEMEN'S MEETING SET FOR FRIDAY, APRIL 20 IN THE GRANDSTAND AT SUNRAY PARK TO NOMINATE OWNERS AS CANDIDATES FOR TRACK COMMITTEE

MEETING STARTS AT 11 AM

New Mexico Horsemen's Association, Pat Bingham
April 2018   884 views

A GENERAL HORSEMEN'S MEETING WILL BE HELD IN THE SUNRAY PARK GRANDSTAND THIS COMING FRIDAY, APRIL 20, 2018, TO NOMINATE OWNERS WHO WISH TO BE ELECTED TO THE SUNRAY PARK TRACK COMMITTEE. THE MEETING STARTS AT 11:00 AM. PLEASE COME AND NOMINATE THE CANDIDATE OR CANDIDATES OF YOUR CHOICE. ONLY THOSE WITH A VALID NMRC OWNER'S LICENSE ARE ELIGIBLE TO BE NOMINATED. HOPE TO SEE YOU THERE. THANKS, PAT BINGHAM

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