Under Mississippi law, an equine activity sponsor is not liable for an injury to, or the death of, a participant in equine activities resulting from the inherent
risk of equine activities. I understand that every effort will be made to insure the safety of each contestant and his/her horse(s). I hereby release Lucky
Dog Productions, Mississippi Horse Park and all sponsors involved. I also acknowledge that I have read and understand the attached rules and agree to
abide by these and any other decisions deemed necessary by show management.
LUCKY DOG FUTURITY RULES:
Eligibility: Derby is open to any horse foaled in 2006 or after. A copy of registration papers must accompany nomination form. Owners
and/or riders are not required to be a member of any sanctioning organization to compete.
Future Fortunes: $10,000 Open Future Fortunes Bonus Money will be available on Saturday. No additional fees. Horses must be paid in full
to the program to be eligible. Contestants must designate FF eligibility when entering and provide a copy of horse’s registration papers.
Derby entries must carry their Futurity time over to the Open race to be eligible.
Payments: First payment of $55 is due by March 15, 2012. A $20 late fee is required on all late nominations. Derby books close and final
payment of $50 is due by 5:00 pm April 19. No refunds for nomination fees. First payment includes $5 BFA Fee. There are no starting or
Substitutions: Any horse substitutions must be made by April 1 and will incur a $25 fee. Must be the same owner.
Payout: Format will consist of one race with a straight payout. 80% of $100 entry fee and 100% of added money will be paid out.
Stalls: Stalls are not included for Derby entries and are $20 per night. If you will need additional stalls please notify us in advance.
Check-In: Draw will be posted by 6:00 pm on April 19. All horses must be checked in and numbered by 8:00 pm on April 19. Original papers
must be present at check-in.
Exhibitions: Thursday night FREE open arena with barrels from 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm for FUTURITY& DERBY HORSES ONLY. Exhibitions
will be sold onsite only for $5 per run. Exhibition times are Friday from 8:00 am – 12:30 pm, Saturday & Sunday from 8:00 am – 10:30 am.
60 second time limit or $10 fine will be assessed.
Dress Code: A long sleeve shirt (collar not required) and cowboy hat or helmet must be worn for all competition runs.
Open & Side-pot Entries: Derby contestants may carry their times over into the Open races and any side-pots by paying the appropriate
fees for each. Open races and side-pots have no late fees and no processing fees. Open races payback 75% and are BBR & WPRA
Approved, Side-pots payback 80%. In order to be eligible for the Open Average, contestants must enter both Saturday & Sunday's Open
Please fill out a regular open entry form for additional Open horses that are not in the Futurity or Derby.
Derby riders must first carry times over to the Open before they are eligible to enter the rider incentive.
The WPRA Side-pots are offered separately because WPRA Derbies allows horses age 7 and under. You do not have to enter the Open to
carry over to the WPRA Side-pots.
Schedule of Events:
Wednesday: Futurity contestants may begin arriving at 12:00 pm.
Thursday: Futurity Books close at 5:00 pm
Open arena with barrels for FUTURITY & DERBY HORSES ONLY 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Futurity Draw will be posted by 6:00 pm
Futurity & Derby horse check-in 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Friday: Exhibitions 8:00 am – 12:30 pm (60 second time limit)
Futurity 1st go 1:00 pm
$1,000 Added Open 4D – 30 minutes after conclusion of Futurity (will not start before 3:30 pm)
Saturday: Exhibitions 8:00 am – 10:30 am (60 second time limit)
Futurity 2nd go 11:00 am – ran in reverse number order
Derby – immediately following Futurity
$1,000 Added Open 4D- 30 minutes after conclusion of Derby (will not start before 1:30 pm)
$10,000 Future Fortunes Bonus Money
Sunday: $1,000 Added Open 4D 9:30 am
Cowboy Church services will be held 1 hour prior to race each day. Dog races will be held after #100 in the Open Saturday & Sunday.
MAIL ENTRIES TO: Lucky Dog Productions 15337 Hwy 70 Brinkley, AR 72021