Qualifying sires announced for TBA Small Breeders Races 2017

September 8, 2017 |

The TBA is once again sponsoring two races specifically designed to support smaller owners and breeders. The first will be run at Goodwood for fillies only on 27th September, followed by the colts & geldings event at Leicester on 10th October.

Both conditions events will be run over seven furlongs, for two-year-old horses by British-based stallions who in 2014 (year of covering) stood for an advertised fee of £10,000 or less. Weight allowances will be given to horses according to their sire’s advertised fee and penalties will apply to those who have previously won under Rules.

The allowances are categorised as follows:

Horses whose sire’s nomination fee was £7,500 or less…..2lb
Horses whose sire’s nomination fee was £5,000 or less…….4lb
Horses whose sire’s nomination fee was £2,500 or less…….6lb

The list of eligible stallions and allowance band is available here (download) and also on the BHA Racing Admin site under BHA Notices > Race/Fixture Information.