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Spring Preview Races at Illinois State Fairgrounds

Races will be held at the Illinois State Fairgrounds on Saturday, April 24th at 11:00 a.m.  Conditions for the races are for Illinois bred 3-year olds and 4-year olds and up.  Total purse payout for the day will be $30,000.  To enter, contact LeAnn Shinn by 10 a.m. on Wednesday, April 21st at 618-783-2589.  Horsemen can also enter online.  Qualifiers will be held if needed.  Entry fees for purse races and qualifiers will be $50 per horse.  Scratched horses will be responsible for their entry fee. All scratches must be reported to race office in a timely manner. All horses need a negative coggins within 1 year and EHV vaccine within 6 months.  If you have questions, please contact Tina Schrock at 217-416-0006.  Details on spectator guidelines will be announced closer to race day.

If you would like to submit coggins/EHV paperwork prior to race day, see below for submitting options:

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Faxing:  618-783-2589 (during non-entry hours)

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