Dunstan Horse of the Year 2016/17
Up to & including the 16th July 2017
How it works:
This season the registered owner of the winning horse with the highest points as at the last meeting in which it competes at the raceway will receive $4,000, the trainer of that horse will receive a $3,000 product prize, the trainer of the second horse with the most points a $2,000 product prize and trainer of third horse a $1,000 product prize.
Each winning horse of a totalisator race at the raceway will accumulate points relevant to its starting position, every horse that places second in a totalisator race will receive 2 points.
The horse with the most points after the raceway's final meeting of the season will be deemed the winner, in the event of a tie the prize will be shared.
Points are allocated as follows:
Mobile races: barrier 1,2,3,4 = 5 pts; 5,6,9,10 = 7 pts; 7,8,11-16 & ur = 8pts
Standing start: Ft 5 pts; 10m 6 pts; 20m 7 pts; 30m