The track will be closed today, 1/5/2016 and through the weekend, if the weather allows, it will re-open on Monday January 8th. Please check back for further updates.
The track will be open tomorrow Wednesday, December 28th from 10:00 a.m. until 2:30 p.m.
Training for this Saturday, December 24th will be from 8:00 A.M. until 12:00 Noon with NO break, the gates will NOT be open. Instead the starting gates will only be open on Friday the 23rd of this week.
Please remember that Christmas dinner and signing your children up with Santa is for backside and licensed employee’s and ONLY their children, not nieces’s, nephew’s, grand children or friends etc. You will be asked to show your license upon entry.
Christmas dinner will be served at 5:00 P.M. on Thursday, December 22nd in the First Turn Cafe. Parents please sign your kids up for Santa. The sign up sheet is in the H.B.P.A. office.
Wanted to let everyone know that Irving B. West, better known as Duke, the Reverend or the bugman has passed away. The Duke was a fixture at the track for many years and a good man, he will be missed.
Beginning Monday, November 21st, new training hours will be 8:00 A.M. to 12:30 P.M.
We will be having Thanksgiving Dinner for all horsemen and their family’s on Wednesday November 23rd in the First Turn Cafe, starting at 5:00 P.M, we want to see everyone there !!!
In the event you are needing Workman’s Comp. Insurance there is a company that will write you a policy which will go into effect immediately. We have the applications here in the ILHBPA office at Fairmount, the cost is $ 275.00. We cannot provide any other details about coverage etc., but we do know that the policy is honored by Illinois and you can race if you have it.
In the event you are needing Workman’s Comp. Insurance, the following company will and does write these polices. We do not know any details or can we offer any other information as to how the insurance works, you will need to contact them direct for your personal needs.
Zeiler Ins. Agency, Phone # 708-597-5900, ask for Dan or Mary