Wednesday, 27 February 2019 08:24

Notice to Quarter Horse Industry

Written by Board of Stewards
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Regarding the use of the riding whip/crop at race meets in Alberta:

  1. Jockey must not apply the riding whip/crop more than two (2) times in succession without giving the horse a chance to respond.
  2. Jockeys must have full control of their horse before using the riding whip/crop.
  3. Violation of this Notice at Century Mile and Century Downs may result in any of the following penalties:
  • First offense: $300.00 fine
  • Second offense: 1 day suspension (suspension day to be served at the discretion of the Board of Stewards)
  • Third offense: 3 day suspension (suspension days to be served at the discretion of the Board of Stewards)

By Order of the Board of Stewards
February 20, 2019

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