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2808, 2020

Important Information regarding the 2020 Thoroughbred Sale

By |August 28th, 2020|

ATTENTION: CTHS Alberta Sale Purchasers   ONLINE BIDDING: Direct Livestock Marketing Systems (DLMS) will be providing online bidding for all of the 2020 CTHS Sales. DLMS offers instant bidding, streaming live audio and video; creating a live auction experience from the safety of purchasers' computer, tablet or mobile devices. Purchasers may establish an account through the DLMS website at or by contacting our office at 403-229-3609. Account holders, with established credit, will be eligible to view and purchase online.   The CTHS (Alberta Division) would like to thank its sponsors, CTHS National, Highfield Investment Group and Westana Ranches for their generous support. Their assistance in providing funding so that the C.T.H.S is able to deliver this service through DLMS is greatly appreciated.   VIEWING OF CONSIGNMENTS: Thursday, September 17th and Friday, September 18th prior to the sale are available for on-site viewing. Attendees are asked to follow COVID-19 guidelines listed below. Purchasers who are not able to attend viewing days

2007, 2020

Owners will be allowed in Century Mile Backstretch with restrictions

By |July 20th, 2020|

  Attention Owners and Trainers!  Great News from Century Mile! Century Mile will allow Owners to visit their horses starting July 22nd with strict restrictions.  Please arrange with your Trainer according to the information in the bulletin from Century Mile:

1306, 2020

Cancellation of the Spring General Membership Meeting

By |June 13th, 2020|

  THE HORSEMEN’S BENEVOLENT AND PROTECTIVE ASSOCIATION OF ALBERTA   2020 Spring General Membership Meeting Dear Horsemen:   It has been a challenging spring for horse racing, not only in Alberta but racing world-wide.  We are incredibly happy to finally have racing dates and looking forward to some positive outcomes for racing in 2020.   Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the HBPA has decided we will have to cancel our traditional spring general meeting.  We will plan to hold our Annual General Meeting once stage 3 opens up in Alberta and will be passing that information along as soon as we know.   Thank you all for your patience, and please follow our website and social media for upcoming information.   Should you have any questions, please call myself at 403-715-1689 or email   Executive Director/Manager, Allen Goodsell     June 13, 2020

906, 2020

Horse Racing returns to Alberta!

By |June 9th, 2020|

The HBPA of Alberta is pleased to announce live horse racing's return to Alberta! Statement from Horse Racing Alberta: "Live Horse Racing to Resume This Weekend in Alberta.  On behalf of the Alberta Horse Racing and Breeding Industry, Horse Racing Alberta is pleased to announce the return of live horse racing in Alberta. Horse Racing Alberta in conjunction with all industry stakeholders and the Government of Alberta are pleased to see live Standardbred racing return in Alberta starting this Sunday June 14th at Track On 2 in Lacombe. Live Thoroughbred racing will load the gate June 21st in Edmonton at Century Mile and live Standardbred racing will resume June 22nd at Century Downs in Calgary. Numerous safety precautions will be put in place to protect all industry participants following the COVID-19 guidelines set forth by Alberta Health and the Canadian Pari Mutuel Agency (CPMA). Racing will take place with strict physical distancing measures in place. Fans can wager live in person

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