All Breed Awards are opt-in! It’s up to you!

Members are reminded that it is the owner’s or rider’s responsibility to request that a horse be included in the pertinent Breed Award category. This includes “Best of the Rest”! OCTRA Rule Book 10.2.1 b) To be eligible for breed awards, a copy of the horses’ registration papers, or Standardbred Canada, TrackIT or USTA Pathway…

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Treasurer Required

Rick Burnside assumed the role of treasurer when asked to fill in on an interim basis. We now really need a volunteer to step up to assume this position on a more permanent basis. Rick will remain as long as required to help train a new officer. Knowledge of computerized bookkeeping and financial reporting is…

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OCTRA 50th Anniversary Easy Fit Raffle

Easy Fit Saddles has partnered with OCTRA in celebrating the 50th Anniversary of OCTRA with the raffle sale of your choice in a custom fit Easy Fit Saddle for your horse and you!!!! Be sure to support this project and buy a raffle ticket or two! For a mere $25.00 per ticket you could win…

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2018 Lopin’ Larose Results

Last rides of the season!! 2018-10-13 Lopin’ Larose Ride n Tie 10 Km (6 Miles) 2018-10-13 Lopin’ Larose Set Speed Graded B 20 Km (12 Miles) 2018-10-13 Lopin’ Larose Open Competitive Trail Ride 40 Km (25 Miles) 2018-10-14 Lopin’ Larose Set Speed Graded 20 Km (12 Miles) 2018-10-14 Lopin’ Larose Limited Distance Ride 40 Km…

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2018 Oktoberfest Results

Here are the results for the 2018 Oktoberfest Endurance rides: 2018-09-29 Oktoberfest Endurance Mileage Ride 10 Km (6 Miles) 2018-09-29 Oktoberfest Endurance Ride n Tie 10 Km (6 Miles) 2018-09-29 Oktoberfest Endurance Training Ride 10 Km (6 Miles) 2018-09-29 Oktoberfest Endurance Set Speed Graded B 11 Km (7 Miles) 2018-09-29 Oktoberfest Endurance Set Speed Graded…

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2018 Tay Valley Results

Here are the results for the 2018 Tay Valley Distance Riders which include the first CTR rides of this OCTRA season. 2018-09-15 Tay Valley Distance Riders Set Speed Graded B 23 Km (14 Miles) 2018-09-15 Tay Valley Distance Riders Open Competitive Trail Ride 40 Km (25 Miles) 2018-09-15 Tay Valley Distance Riders Novice Competitive Trail…

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2018 Cala-Boogie Results

Results are posted for the 2018 Cala-Boogie rides. 2018 Cala-Boogie Champ: Chrystal Woodhouse 2018-09-01 Cala-Boogie Ride n Tie 10 Km (6 Miles) 2018-09-01 Cala-Boogie Set Speed Graded B 19 Km (12 Miles) 2018-09-01 Cala-Boogie Set Speed Graded BSG 40 Km (25 Miles) 2018-09-02 Cala-Boogie Set Speed Graded B 21 Km (13 Miles) 2018-09-02 Cala-Boogie Limited…

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Primer on OCTRA Horse Numbers

Why does OCTRA have horse numbers? Every horse with an OCTRA Horse Number has its OCTRA competition record maintained in the OCTRA database. Horses without a Horse Number do not. The Horse Number is used to calculate year end points and accumulated distance. The number prevents confusion between similarly named horses and between registered and…

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OCTRA Needs Your Help

Are you looking for an opportunity to volunteer for OCTRA but don’t want to commit to a full-time position like BOD member or Committee Chair? The OCTRA Board of Directors is looking for a volunteer to update, revise and computerize our various forms. The ideal candidate would have strong computer skills and familiarity with setting…

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Candidate Search For New OCTRA Treasurer

Our current treasurer, Rick Burnside, reminded the board at its last meeting that he had stepped up “temporarily” into the treasurer’s role when OCTRA found itself suddenly without a treasurer in May 2017. Rick has agreed to assist and train a new treasurer through this fall with a formal hand-over at the next AGM in…

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2018 Summer’s End Ride Results

Results are posted for the 2018 Summer’s End Rides. 2018-08-18 Summer’s End Ride Ride n Tie 10 Km (6 Miles) 2018-08-18 Summer’s End Ride Set Speed Graded B 19 Km (12 Miles) 2018-08-18 Summer’s End Ride Ride n Tie 19 Km (12 Miles) 2018-08-18 Summer’s End Ride Limited Distance Ride 40 Km (25 Miles) 2018-08-18…

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