You are on page 1of 3

Tom Goodman (Chair) Brian Billeck (Vice-chair) Stewart Shinnan (Member) Margaret Teske (Member) Robert King (Member)

MANITOBA HORSE RACING COMMISSION PO BOX 46086 WESTDALE WINNIPEG MB R3R 3S3 Telephone (204) 885-7770 Facsimile (204) 831-0942 Andrew Moreau (Member)

http://www.manitobahorsecomm.org

Winnipeg, ManitobaDecember 17, 2013. The Manitoba Horse Racing Commission regrets to advise that due to a failure by the Manitoba Jockey Club to address certain concerns raised in a letter to it dated December 9, 2013, the MHRC has suspended consideration of the MJCs 2014 race license. As a consequence, simulcast betting at Assiniboia Downs may be halted effective January 1st, 2014. -30A copy of the December 9, 2013 letter to the MJC is attached as a backgrounder. Contact: Tom Goodman, Chair MHRC: MHRC off. 204 885-7770 Res. 204 467 8970