logo

 

NATIONAL CAPITAL REGION HARNESS HORSE ASSOCIATION

ASSOCIATION DES CHEVAUX SOUS-HARNAIS DE LA REGION DE LA CAPITALE NATIONALE

'Voice of the Region'

NCRHHA AWARDS BANQUET HELD 28 JANUARY 2006 AT RIDEAU
The NCRHHA Inaugural Awards Banquet, held at Rideau Carleton on Saturday evening, 28 January, was a huge success with well over 300 in attendance and $1500 raised for the NCRHHA Horsemen’s Benevolent Fund.

The Directors of the NCRHHA would like to extend their thanks to Rideau Carleton Raceway and their staff for making the occasion special with outstanding food and service, Sally Jones for helping organize the event, Elite Engraving of Perth, Ontario for an excellent job on the trophies, Chris Allen and Helen Toll for helping with the presentations, J P Arial for photography and Randy Ranking for great music.

Congratulations to the recipients of the awards for the 2005 racing season. See below for a complete list of Award Winners.

2YO PACING FILLY LUCKY PLACE, owned by Evertton Norris, Perth, ON
2YO TROTTING FILLY – PEPPER, owned by Tiffanee Staley, Gananoque, ON
2YO PACING COLT – BANDIT KILLEAN, owned by Louis Lecuyer, Ottawa and Jacqueline Dinelle, Metcalfe, ON
2YO TROTTING COLT – WAWA, owned by Richard Sullivan, Greely, ON
3YO PACING FILLY – MC ODDIE, owned by Melvin Thompson, Jasper, ON
3YO TROTTING FILLY – LADY SARA LOUP, owned by Jean C. Dessureault, Candiac, QC
3YO PACING COLT – RYAN SEELSTER, owned by Judith & Hubert Hogan and Cameron Armstrong, Perth, ON
3YO TROTTING COLT – NEW DICE PLEASE, owned by Daniel Murphy, Kingston, ON
AGED PACING MARE – KAMPAIGN CASH, owned by Leo Levesque, Sarsfield, ON
AGED TROTTING MARE – ES SUNDANCE, owned by Dr Ross Gibson, Millbank,ON, Denis Simard, Saint Pascal-Baylon and Benoit Audet, St Andre-Avellin, QC
AGED PACING HORSE – CAM BO INFORMAL, owned by Jacques Beaudoin, Manotick and Gilles Beaudoin, Gloucester, ON
AGED TROTTING HORSE – B THE SNITCH, owned by Ecure Noire et Or, Laval, QC

TRAINER OF THE YEAR – JEAN TOURIGNAY, UTR .389
DRIVER OF THE YEAR – SYVAIN FILLION, UDR .360

PADDOCK AWARDS ( by popular vote)
HORSEPERSON OF 2005, for overall horsemanship – JACQUES BEAUDOIN
FEMALE GROOM OF 2005, for dedicated equine care – JENNIFER SMILEY
MALE GROOM OF 2005, for dedicated equine care – RICK THOMPSON
FEMALE TRAINER OF 2005, for dedicated professionalism – BRENDA SPENCE
MALE TRAINER OF 2005, for dedicated professionalism – JOHN MACMILLAN
HORSEWOMEN OF 2005, for positive influence – MICHELINE BEAUDOIN
HORSEMAN OF 2005, for positive influence – JONATHON (PLAYBOY) COTE
DRIVER OF THE YEAR, for positive influence – JOHN MCDONALD
RISING STAR AWARD, talented driver – DANNY DARVEAU

AWARDS OF DISTINCTION
NATIONAL CAPITAL REGION HORSE OF THE YEAR – SAMTHEMANIAM, owned by Julie Brisson, Casselman and Sean Sullivan,Greely, ON
THE MARCEL (MAC) HAMILTION AWARD for Contribution to Racing from a Rideau Carleton Team Member – PETER ANDRUSEK
THE ROBERT O’DWYER HORSEMAN OF THE YEAR – TED MCDONALD
THE SALLY JONES AWARD for Outstanding Personal Contribution to Racing – GORDON MCDONALD

For pictures taken at the event, click here


Copyright © NCRHHA All Rights Reserved.