December 16, 2011 - ORC - ORP News Release - More on Understanding Purses
As of the end of November, it is estimated 98.75% of the total provincial purse earned in 2011 will be paid out in 2011. With over $160 million in purses projected to be paid this year, the percentage of purse underpayment incurred in 2011 compared to purses paid is about 1%.
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December 16, 2011 - ORC - ORP News Release - IM Group to meet at WF
The Ontario Racing Program's Implementation and Monitoring (IM) Group has issued two news releases. The first is another in the series of Understanding
Purses. The second reminds horsepeople that the IM Group will visit Western Fair this Monday.
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December 15, 2011 - ORC - News Release - Commissioner Reappointed
Chair Rod Seiling announced that the Government of Ontario has re-appointed John W. Macdonald, Q.C. of Toronto as a member of the Ontario Racing Commission
(ORC) for a period of three (3) years, effective December 1, 2011. He was first named to the ORC Board in 2009.
News Release Commissioner reappt 2011..
December 12, 2011 - ORC - Request for Proposal - 2012 Ontario Sires Stakes Trophies and Awards
The Ontario Racing Commission, Province of Ontario, hereafter called the ORC, invites prospective vendors to submit their proposals to supply the Standardbred Improvement Program's Ontario Sires Stakes
trophies and awards for the 2012 season.
As part of their submission, vendors are required to provide certa..
December 12, 2011 - ORC - Open Letter from Chair Rod Seiling
Chair Seiling has issued an open letter to the industry, a follow up to his March 2011 invitation for the industry to get involved in efforts to revitalize racing. Seiling recognizes the work and effort by tracks, horsepeople and the Ontario Racing Commission (ORC) Administration for the successful conclusion of the 2012 live race date allocation process.