Welcome to the Oregon Quarter Horse Racing Association's web site. The Oregon Quarter Horse Racing Assocation 7479 Nelson Lane Turner, Oregon 97392 Ph. 503-743-2528 or 1- 877-743-2528 - Fax 503-743-4312 - Email:email@example.com
IMPORTANT REMINDER ABOUT RACING IN OREGON, MARCH 1, 2017
The Oregon Racing Commission has adopted a new Clenbuterol rule at the June 16, 2016, Commission meeting.
The following is the rule:
462-160-0130 – Medications and Prohibited Substances
(a) The use of Clenbuterol shall be permitted under the following conditions: A test sample shall not exceed 2 picograms/milliliter (ml) of Clenbuterol in the blood or serum.
(b) Notwthstanding (11) (a), the use of Clenbuterol, albuterol, zilpateral, ractopamine or any analogues thereof in American Quarter Horses racing at recognized race tracks in Oregon is prohibited. All horses entering an official Quarter Horse race will be subject to testing by any biologic method including but not limited to hair, blood and urine.
The Office is now recieving nominations for Stakes races at the summer fairs and Portland Meadows. The Nominations page below is live with the 2017 nomination forms. Check these forms for payment schedules so you don't miss nominating your Futurity foal or Derby contender.
Racing at Portland Meadows is expected to begin September 2017. Contract negotiations are to be started soon.
Union June 9, 10 & 11 (Eastern Oregon Livestock Show)
Grants Pass June 17, 18, 24, 25, July 1, 2, 3. 4, 8, & 9
Prineville race dates are July 12, 13, 14 & 15
Tillamook race dates are August 10, 11, & 12
Harney County (Burns) race dates are September 8, 9 & 10
COGGINS TESTS REQUIRED
The Oregon Racing Commission has adopted a rule requiring a current Coggins Test (within the past 6 months) for entry onto all race track facilities. Make sure your Coggins Test is furrent before arriving at a race track.
The Following Horses are Nominated to the Far West Futurity
Nominees will be entered as soon as they are available.
The Following Horses are Nominated to the Portlnd Meadows Fall Derby
2017 nominees coming soon
New Benefit for Association Members:
OQHRA members can have their websites listed here for no charge. We will add your website address on our "Links" page so that visitors can learn more about your horses or farm operation. Trainers are welcome to submit their websites addresses as well.