SA TROTS 2023 SA Country Cups Conditions

2023 SA Country Cups Conditions


Harness Racing South Australia wish to advise the conditions and eligibility for the 2023 SA Country Cups Series, commencing on February 26. Please find a full summary below:
RACES


Pacing Cup Qualifying Races
All Races NR Up to 120

• Sunday February 26 – STRATHALBYN PACING CUP $9,000 2110m MS PBD/GNR
• Saturday March 4 – MOUNT GAMBIER PACING CUP $9,000 2190m MS PBD/NR
• Sunday March 12 – KAPUNDA PACING CUP $9,000 2610m MS RBD
• Monday March 27 – GAWLER PACING CUP $9,000 2550m SS Discretionary RBD
• Sunday April 9 – VICTOR HARBOR PACING CUP $9,000 2160m MS RBD
• Saturday April 15 – PORT PIRIE SA COUNTRY PACING CUP $25,000 2530m MS RBD


Trotters Cup Qualifying Races
All Races NR up to 120


• Sunday February 26 – STRATHALBYN TROTTERS CUP $8,000 2110m SS Discretionary RBD
• Saturday March 4 – MOUNT GAMBIER TROTTERS CUP $8,000 2580m SS Discretionary RBD
• Sunday March 12 – KAPUNDA TROTTERS CUP $8,000 2610m SS Discretionary RBD
• Monday March 27 – GAWLER TROTTERS CUP $8,000 2550m MS PBD/GNR
• Sunday April 9 – VICTOR HARBOR TROTTERS CUP $8,000 2160m SS Discretionary RBD
• Saturday April 15 – PORT PIRIE SA COUNTRY TROTTERS CUP $20,000 2530m SS Discretionary RBD


*All race clubs involved will have the opportunity to contribute further prizemoney to their respective meeting. This will be advised to industry in due course


ELIGIBILITY
*No Driver Concessions. *No Mares Concessions.
*Field selection for all qualifying races will be determined by manual field selection.
*Field selection for each Port Pirie Cup Final will be determined by points accrued throughout the qualifying races, however preference in each Final will be given to horses that have accepted for 2 or more qualifying races.
*In each qualifying race points shall be earned as follows; 1st – 10, 2nd – 5, 3rd – 3, 4th – 2, 5th to last – 1.
*In the event horses accrue the same points, field selection will be determined by the horse accumulating the greatest prizemoney in the qualifying races.
*In the event horses accrue the same points & the identical prizemoney, field selection will be determined through ballot conducted by HRSA officers.
*There are no eligibility requirements in relation to where horses are domiciled.