News - Headlines December  11, 2018

Eligibility Lists for 2018 QH Louisiana Champions Day Released, Entries Due Saturday


Entries for the 2018 Louisiana Champions Day are due Saturday (Dec. 1).

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ALEXANDRIA, LA—NOVEMBER 27, 2018—Eligibility lists for the 2018 Louisiana Champion Day races for Accredited Louisiana-Bred horses were released today. Time of entry for horses eligible to enter is between 8 and 10 am Saturday (December 1).

The annual Champions Day will be held Saturday, December 8th at Fairgrounds Racecourse in New Orleans will include these Quarter Horse stakes races:

  • Juvenile (RG2) - 2 Year Olds 350 yards $100,000 Guaranteed
  • Derby (RG3) - 3 Year Olds 400 yards $100,000 Guaranteed
  • Classic (RG2) - 4 Y.O. & Up 440 yards $100,000 Guaranteed

To enter and start, an entry fee of $600 plus $131 jockey mount fee must be received by the Horsemen’s Bookkeeper prior to time of entry (click here for time of entry information).

Mail entry payments to:
Fair Grounds: Horsemen’s Bookkeeper
1751 Gentilly Blvd.
New Orleans, LA 70119
Telephone: 1-800-786-0010 • 504-948-1111 • 504-944-5515

Nomination and entry fees will be refunded if horse is not one of the eligibles for race.

Entries to each of the three races will be based on 2018 earnings through and including November 26, 2018 as verified by the American Quarter Horse Association. Twelve horse fields are always encouraged.

Click below for horses that are eligible to enter:

For additional information visit the LQHBA website at lqhba.com or call 318.487.9506.


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