Important Racing Commission Meeting October 15th

Please try and attend the Virginia Racing Commission meeting next Wednesday  in order to  show your support for the VHBPA as the Horsemen’s representative.  The Commission has been asked to make a decision whether, the VHPBA or the ODTHA, a group formed and financed by Colonial Downs, will represent Virginia Horsemen.

The meeting will be hosted by Secretary of Agriculture and Forestry, Todd Haymore and will take place at 10 a.m., in the West Reading Room of the Patrick Henry Building, 1111 East Broad Street, Richmond.  Please click here for the agenda.  Remember to bring a valid photo ID, in order to gain access to the Patrick Henry Building.

For those of you who can not attend, listed below are the Commission member’s emails so that you can contact them to express your support. We suggest that you copy Secretary Haymore’s office on any correspondence with the Commission.

Chairman, J. Sargent Reynolds, Jr.   (

D.G. Van Clief Jr.   (

Clinton Miller   (

Carol G. Dawson   (

Stran L. Trout   (

Secretary Todd Haymore   (