Dec 27, 2012 - Horse Racing Revitalization on Track

On December 20, 2012 The B.C. government announced an additional allotment of funding designed to ensure the successful revitalization of the horse racing industry.

The funding increase will be effective for the 2013 racing season and is an increase to 25 per cent from the current 15.5 per cent. The total funding amount is estimated to be approximately $10 million and will go toward ensuring that purse amounts are commensurate with industry standards and providing support for the continued success of the industry.

To view the full provincial information bulletin related to this announcement and related information, follow the link below: