2019 Saratoga - ROAP/ARCI/IHRRC Joint Meetings

Thursday, August 8, 2019 to Friday, August 9, 2019
16 hours


There will be a 16 hour continuing education sessions in Saratoga Springs on August 8-9, 2019 comprised of a ROAP session, ARCI model rules meeting and the International Harmonisation of Racing Rules (IHRRC) meeting. This is a great opprotunity to interact with regulators and the IHRRC which is made up of racing officials from 11 different international jurisdications. Discussions will include racing interference, dangerous riding, non-runner rules, medication, and video reviews amongst others. There is no charge for this continuting education seminar and is open to racing officials, regulators or anyone seeking ROAP CE credits. Please register below. 

Hotels are at a premium during the Saratoga meet and a few rooms have been secured at the Holiday Inn Saratoga Springs at a rate of $379/night. (Contact Cathy O'Meara by June 10th for the reservation code.) However, there are many hotel options outside of Saratoga at more favorable prices. 

You can view the full Agenda here.

Thursday, August 8:

Holiday Inn Saratoga Springs

            8:00am – 12:00pm      ROAP Continuing Education Seminar

            12:00pm – 1:30pm      Lunch

            1:30pm – 5:30pm        ARCI Model Rules Meeting


Friday, August 9:

Holiday Inn Saratoga Springs

            8:00am – 10:00am      ARCI Model Rules Meeting continuation

            10:30am – 12:30pm    IHRRC Meeting

            12:30pm – 1:30pm      Lunch

            1:30pm – 5:00pm        IHRRC Meeting continuation

For more information. please contact Cathy O'Meara at contactus@horseracingofficials.com 


Class Type: 
Continuing Education

Supported by: 


              Breeders' Cup

Thoroughbred Horsemen's Association   National HBPA  National Steeplechase Association     TOBA      Oak Tree Racing  

   Keeneland  Lone Star Park   Remington Park Chruchill Downs, Inc

Maryland Jockey Club   TRA   Thoroughbred Racing Protective Bureau