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.
2021 ASHA Award Winners - Presented at Alberta Racetracks in 2022
2021 Breeders Awards of Recognition went to Bryan and Cheryl Brook
Horse Population Initiative Program 2023
NEWS & UPDATES for ALBERTA
ALBERTA SIRES STAKES ALBERTA STANDARDBRED HORSE ASSOCIATION 2023 STALLION REGISTRATION FORM ALBERTA SIRES STAKE # 45 Due Date – December 31, 2022
2022 Stallion Directory & Stakes Guide
"I have just received the ASHA Stallion Directory and Stakes Guide and it is a commendable product for sure." - Gail Brassington
Below are the OFFICIAL Stakes Schedule and Calendar respectively.
PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT THE SCHEDULE COULD CHANGE DUE TO CIRCUMSTANCES BEYOND THE CONTROL OF THE A.S.H.A.
2023 Race Calendar
2023 Stake Schedule
HRA HOURS and CONTACT INFO
Horse Racing Alberta (HRA) is requesting that you go ONLINE to renew your license(s), as there is limited access to the backstretch.
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.
PH. (587) 349-7777 Ext: 7800 FAX: (587) 349-7794
All information can be located here:
HORSE RACING ALBERTA
CENTURY DOWNS RACETRACK LICENSING OFFICE HOURS
January 4th to March 1st, 2023 Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
8:30 am - 2:00 pm
Office closed Monday, Tuesday, and Sunday
RACETRACK LICENSING OFFICE HOURS:
PO BOX 1376,
PH. (587) 416-5455
FAX: (587) 416-5460
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