The OBJECT of the Society shall be to encourage and ensure co-operative effort in all matters pertaining to the production and improvement of the Standardbred Horse in the Province of Alberta, and to co-operate with the Associations and Societies of other Provinces in the Dominion of Canada and States of the United States of America/or other Associations in other Countries..
The Alberta Standardbred Horse Association (ASHA) was formed to represent and protect the best interests of Standardbred industry participants and bring about a closer, more understanding relationship among members, racetracks, racing associations, governing bodies and the public.
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NEWS & UPDATES RELEVANT
TO ALBERTA HARNESS RACING
Campbells Sweep Century Opens
Driver Brandon Campbell and trainer Michael Campbell collected wins in both featured events at Century Downs on Tuesday (Sept. 21), winning the $8,100 Open Pace with Dontpokethedragon and in the $8,100 Fillies & Mares Open Pace with Moosette....read on
Hoerdt Dominant At Century
Not only did driver Kelly Hoerdt win five races on the 10-race card at Century Downs on Sunday (Sept. 19), but a pair of his victories came in the Alberta Sires Stakes (ABSS) finals contested on the card....read on
HRA and ASHA Finance Updates
Retention Racing in 2022
Those were the significant points to the Update. A question and answer period was held for about 15 minutes. We thank everyone who was in attendance. This detailed summary is being provided in best efforts to keep our membership better informed.
On Behalf of the ASHA Board of Directors
The proceeds of this raffle go towards the Horsemen's Benevolent Fund. If you would like to donate a prize (please contribute quickly !) OR to purchase a ticket, contact an ASHA staff member or a member of the Breeders Committee.
TICKETS are only $20 each!
Other prizes (pictures to be posted as they become available):
The OFFICIAL Stakes Schedule and Calendar
Below are the OFFICIAL Stakes Schedule and Calendar respectively.
PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT THE SCHEDULE COULD CHANGE DUE TO CIRCUMSTANCES BEYOND THE CONTROL OF ASHA
2021 Race Calendar
as of AUGUST 23, 2021
2021 Stakes Schedule
As of May 25, 2021, with correction of Brad Gunn Breeders Stake which should have been the Moore's Mile Breeders Stake
HRA HOURS of OPERATION at CENTURY DOWNS RACETRACK
As of April 1st, 2021
Horse Racing Alberta Century Mile Licensing Office
The office will be open Thursday, April 1 from 10 a.m. - noon
Completed license application forms will be accepted in person with CASH ONLY.
ATTENTION: As a reminder, in February 2020 we received notice from HRA that in lieu of WCB, everyone participating in the harness horse racing industry in Alberta MUST have their Standardbred Canada license and ASHA membership in order to have proper coverage as mandated by Century Casinos.
Horse Racing Alberta (HRA) is requesting that you go ONLINE to renew your license(s), as there is limited access to the backstretch.
HORSE RACING ALBERTA LICENSING
BALZAC / CENTURY DOWNS
HRA RENEWAL FORM (Click to open)
PH. (587) 416-5455
FAX: (587) 416-5460
PO BOX 1376,
PH. (587) 349-7777 Ext: 7800 FAX: (587) 349-7794
All information can be located here:
Century MILE HRA hours
For a list of OTB's in Southern Alberta, click this link ...HERE
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