Important Changes to Futurity Series Eligibility Process

IMPORTANT CHANGES TO FUTURITY SERIES ELIGIBILITY PROCESS

 

PLEASE NOTE THE FOLLOWING CHANGES TO THE NY BREEDERS’ FUTURITY, ASPIRANT AND LADY FINGER STAKES

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*The following changes were initiated in 2018 to begin with foals of 2020*

  • The nomination fee has increased to $125.
  • Sustaining payments are no longer required.
  • Horses are fully eligible upon nomination.
  • Nominations close December 31st of the yearling year.
  • There is no longer a late nomination window.
  • Distances for the Aspirant and Lady Finger stakes will be 5 1/2 furlongs.
  • NY Breeders’ Futurity remains at 6 furlongs.

Supplemental nominations accepted at 15% of purse.

 

The Aspirant Stakes

$100,000 (estimated)

NY-bred 2-YO colts & geldings

5 1/2 furlongs

Monday, September 26th

 

The Lady Finger Stakes

$100,000 (estimated)

NY-bred 2YO fillies

5 1/2 furlongs

Monday, September 26th

 

New York Breeders’ Futurity

$200,000 (estimated)

NY-bred two-year-olds

6 furlongs

Monday, October 17th

 

Accepting nominations for foals of 2021 and 2022!
Foals of 2021 Nomination Form

– CLICK HERE –

Foals of 2022 Nomination Form

– CLICK HERE –

The Finger Lakes Racing Office is open Monday to Wednesday, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm.

Please contact Michele Fish with any questions.

Racing Office (Mon-Wed) –

585-924-3232, ext. 771

Cell (call or text Mon-Sat) –

585-747-4515

 

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