NMHA News

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   42 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   134 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   135 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   154 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   225 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   220 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   226 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   257 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   343 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   392 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   404 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   369 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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IMPORTANT DATES REGARING MOVING TO RUIDOSO

New Mexico Horsemen's Association, Pat Bingham
April 2018   397 views

FOLLOWING ARE THE MOVE-IN DATES TO RUIDOSO:APRIL 16, BARN AREA OPENS TO SET UP BARNSAPRIL 23, BARN AREA OPEN FOR HORSES TO COME INAPRIL 27, TRACK OPEN FOR TRAININGAPRIL 30, ENTRIES TAKEN FOR TRAINING RACESMAY 7 TO MAY 9, TRAINING RACES HELD.SPECIAL FESTIVITIES ARE PLANNED FOR KENTUCKY DERBY DAY MAY 5 TO CELEBRATE THE DERBY AND LOCAL HORSE RUNAWAY GHOST, OWNED BY MR. JOE PEACOCK AND TRAINED BY TODD FINCHER. GOOD LUCK TO THE RUAWAY GHOST TEAM.

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QUARTERHORSE TRANSFER POLICY AT SUNRAY PARK

YESTERDAY, 4/4, SUNRAY PARK ANNOUNCE ITS QH TRANSFER POLICY FOR COMING MEET.

New Mexico Horsemen's Association, Pat Bingham
April 2018   479 views

SUNRAY'S QH TRANSFER POLICY FOR 2018 RACING SEASON IS AS FOLLOWS: NO PAPERS WITH TRANSFERS WILL BE ACCEPTED INTO THE RACING OFFICE WITH THE EXCEPTION OF CLAIMED HORSES FOR A PERIOD OF 60 DAYS AFTER BEING CLAIMED. HORSES NOMINATED TO FUTURITIES, DERBIES AND STAKES WILL BE ACCEPTED IF ALREADY IN THE PROCESS OF BEING TRANSFERRED. PAPERS CAN BE SENT TO THE AQHA BY THE SUNRAY RACING OFFICE, WITH THE UNDERSTANDING THAT THEY WILL BE MAILED BACK FROM THE AQHA TO…

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Sunray Park Opening

Horsemen, Sunray Park Opens on April 6, 2018 to Drop Off, supplies, walkers and horses.

New Mexico Horsemen's Association, Pat Bingham
April 2018   501 views

Sunray Park opens on April 6, 2018 for dropping off bedding, and other supplies, setting up walkers etc.. (Straw cannot be used for bedding horses.) Horses may also be brought in for stabling on the 6th. Make sure that you have a current coggins, negative pyro test (quarterhorses) and current vaccinations (done within 6 months strongly recommended) for each horse that you bring to the barn area. A vet certification issued at the point of departure (your home track) within…

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CONGRATULATIONS TO LOCAL CONNECTIONS FOR WINNING THE OAKS AND DERBY AT SUNLAND PARK, YESTERDAY  MARCH 26, 2018

TRAINER TODD FINCHER'S RUNAWAY GHOST WON THE $800,000 DERBY:  JOEL MARR CONDITIONED FILLY BLAMED WON THE $200,000 OAKS.

New Mexico Horsemen's Association, Pat Bingham
March 2018   481 views

BOTH RUNAWAY GHOST AND BLAMED HAVE NEW MEXICO CONNECTIONS, OWNERS MR. JOE PEACOCK AND CLEBER J. MASSEY RESPECTIVELY. DECISIONS WILL BE MADE WHETHER TO RUN BLAMED IN THE KENTUCKY OAKS SET FOR MAY, 2018 AND RUNAWAY GHOST IN THE KENTUCKY DERBY, THE FIRST SATURDAY IN MAY, 2018. THIS IS A GREAT RESULT FOR THE CONNECTIONS, SUNLAND PARK AND THE STATE OF NEW MEXICO. BOTH HORSES WENT OFF AS FAVORITES IN THEIR RACES. OTHER WINNERS ON THE CARD INCLUDED BLAZIN NAVARONE…

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UPDATE AND INFORMATION FOR HORSEMEN

New Mexico Horsemen's Association, Pat Bingham
March 2018   624 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   495 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   759 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   756 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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