The Tenth Annual $15,000 Virginia Breeders Fund Yearling Futurity will be held Sunday, August 29th, at 10:00 a.m. at the Warrenton Horse Show Grounds, Warrenton, Virginia. Complimentary refreshments will be provided to all competitors and their guests.

The Futurity provides you with THREE opportunities to earn cash awards for your Virginia-bred or Virginia-sired yearlings:

1) $10,000 in Cash Prizes: $5,000 total prize money in EACH yearling class, colt and filly, paying to sixth place: 1st, $3,000; 2nd, $1,000; 3rd, $500; 4th, $250; 5th, $150; and 6th, $100.
2) $5,000 Bonus: Any Virginia-bred or Virginia-sired yearling that shows in the colt or filly Futurity class will be eligible to compete for a percentage of a $5,000 bonus. Bonuses will be awarded to the top four money-earners at the racetrack at the completion of their three-year-old year (year 2012).
3) $400 in Groom’s Awards: New for 2010! An award of $100 will be given to the groom of the best turned-out yearling in each class and to the Yearling Futurity Champion and the Yearling Futurity Reserve Champion.

There is NO ENTRY FEE for current VTA members (non-VTA members: $100 per yearling), but entries must be:
1) registered with the Virginia Breeders Fund as either Virginia-bred or Virginia-sired to enter the Futurity. If you have not registered your yearling with the Fund, you must register by the entry deadline, Friday, August 27th. Should you require one, a registration application is enclosed.
2) entered in the Futurity by the entry deadline of Friday, August 27th. No post entries!
3) accompanied by a legible copy of a current Coggins, which will be retained by the VTA Show Secretary.
4) accompanied by a current W-9 form in order to receive cash awards (see reverse of entry form).

Please call our office at 540-347-4313 or email us at if you have any questions and to get an entry blank.