Officials with Hippodrome 3R have issued a reminder that the April 15 sustaining payment for the 2020 Prix d’Ete is coming due.
The $1,000 sustaining payment is due April 15. If using the mail system, the payment must be postmarked by Wednesday, April 15.
The 2020 Prix d’Ete for four-year-old pacers is scheduled for Sunday, August 23 at Hippodrome 3R.
Thirty horses have been nominated, and all sustaining payments must be made in order to remain eligible. There are no supplemental payments allowed for the Prix d’Ete.
For the first time, in 2020 there will also be a $50,000 consolation race on the same day for those horses that do not make it to the final. The final will feature the eight top money-winning nominees during the 2020 season.
Horses that finish sixth through eighth place in the final will each receive $1,000.
(With files from the Quebec Jockey Club)