2021 Ohio Stallion Directory
April 12, 2021, download the Ohio Spring Matinée Schedule and Information sheet, here.
March 15, 2021 National Horseman's Benevolent and Protective Association files suit over the Constitutionality of the Horseracing Integrity and Safety Act. Full details on the lawsuit found here.
March 11, 2021 County Fair COVID Protocols amended with a new Health Order.
The Horseracing Integrity and Safety Act was amended into S7877 on December 20, 2020 and was passed out of the Senate December 21, 2020 as part of the omnibus COVID-19 Bill, President Trump signed into law December 27, 2020. OHHA HISA Information Page can be found here.
On December 16, 2020, the Ohio State Racing Commission passed and released a new endogenous, dietary, and environmental substances classification list. Effective Date: March 1, 2021. The list of substances and threshold levels is linked, here.
December 8, 2020 ARCI Board of Directors added eighteen (18) substance classifications and recommended penalties to the ARCI Uniform Classification document effective immediately. ARCI release notice, here.
December 1, 2020: Hollywood Gaming Dayton Raceway deadline for ACH payments or printed checks will be January 7, 2021. Horsemen must submit a purse request, a W-9 and a voided check for the account receiving the funds. International horsemen, a paper check will be mailed, you must also have a W-9 on file. Completed forms may be returned via fax 937-235-7895, or e-mailed to, email@example.com.
Ohio State Racing Commission Licensee COVID-19 Notice requirement. All OSRC Licensed personnel are required to report COVID -19 Positive tests. For specific details the Resolution 2020-17 can be found here.
October 7, 2020, OHHA Opposition to H.R. 1754 and S.B. 4547, the Horseracing Integrity and Safety Act can be found at this link.
• April 22, 2021 OHHA 2nd Quarter Board of Directors' Meeting, General Session Meeting 1:00 p.m.
• July 15, 2021 OHHA 3rd Quarter Board of Directors' Meeting, General Session Meeting 1:00 p.m.
• T.B.A. OHHA October 4th Quarter Board of Directors' Meeting, General Session Meeting.
• January 14-15, 2022 OHHA 1st Quarter Board of Directors' Meeting, General Session Meeting, USTA District One Meeting, and Annual Banquet
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Negative Coggins Test: A horse’s Coggins must be valid at the time of entry in Ohio racetracks and fairs. Check your Coggins test expiration date. If your Coggins is valid at the time of entry and expires at the time of racing the horse will be scratched if you do not provide the valid Coggins negative test result to the race office prior to the race date. In addition to the scratch, the trainer will be subjected to a minimum $200 OSRC fine for a rule violation under 3769-15-30! Please make sure all horse’s Coggins Tests are up-to-date upon entry and will remain so through race day!
OSS Allowance: Under Rule 4 there is no allowance on time for two-year-olds. The OSS qualifying times are as listed under Rule 4, “Requirements to Start”. For added information check the Official OSS Conditions.