Welcome to the Arizona Quarter Racing Association's Web Site.

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Stallion donations are now being accepted for the 2015 breeding season.  All progeny's of stallions sold through the Arizona Quarter Racing Associations annual stallion auction, will be eligible to race in the 2018 Desert Classic Futurity and the 2019 Desert Classic Derby. Click here for a contract and donated a breeding from your stallion today.  All proceeds go to the Desert Classic Stakes Program purses. Our 2015 Stallion Service Auction in on line beginning January 1, 2015. Click here to shop now...

AQRA Stallion Contracts are due March 1, 2015....Stallion owners who want to nominate your stallion for the 2015 breeding season so that all progeny from your stallion is eligable for the AQRA restricted stallion futurity 2018.  Download your contract here and mail with your 250.00 to AQRA P.O. Box 1316  Thatcher, Arizona...85552......This is a great place for our Arizona Bred Quarter horses to run each year.

Memberships for 2015 are due ...$50.00 for a single and $75.00 for a partnership or business.  Lifetime memberships for $500.00 are still being offered for a limited time. If you want your horses that you are racing to get points for end of the year awards.. you must be an AQRA members each year.                                                                                         

Certifying your racing bred horses that are born in Arizona is easy.  As soon as your receive your foal registrations...download the form and send it in to get the best deal. Its only $50.00 up to September 30th of the foals yearling year. This is the only way to get breeders awards from the state and from the commercial tracks in Arizona.  You are missing out on  lots of $$$$$ so when you get you papers back this year...make that your first priority.... you can always call the office for help...  602-625-0468

SAVE THE DATE....The 2014 awards banquet will be held January 30th at Turf Paradise Phoenix, Arizona.  It will be in the paddock room after live racing.  We will be announcing our 2014 Champions when points are tallied after the first of the year. We will put up more information in the near future.  We are looking forward to a great turn out to celebrate our 2014 Champions.  Please plan to attend.... 

The 2015 Futurity and Derby blanks are up and as always you will be able to download the blanks by clicking on the respective race listed on the website  Please keep your horses ready and remember that payments are always due on the 15th of the month. If you miss a payment after the first nomination "don't fret"  you can always double a missed payment within 30 days to regain eligibility.  If you missed the original nomination there is a late pay schedule on the right hand side of the nomination blank.  For questions please call 602-625-0468.  Please check the schedule of payments,,,,mark your calendar... and mail them I on time...to AQRA P.O. Box 1316  Thatcher, Arizona 85552

Thanks to everyone who participated in the recent Golf Benefit.  It was a great success and fun was had by all.  We are looking forward to the next time we can sponsor another golf benefit.  Congratulations to the golfers.  I have posted the winning team pictures on the AQRA face book page...

AQRA's second annual AQRA Benefit Claiming Series is on schedule...1st leg to be run January 2 for a $8,000 claiming price   $750 to enter...the second leg will be run Jan 16 and the claiming price will be $10,000  $750 to enter... the final leg will be Jan 30 with a $1,000 entry fee and will be a starter stakes. This is an AQRA Benefit with $250 from each entry fee going to the AQRA. This is for three year olds and up going $350 yards.  All horses must participate in the first leg to enter in the second leg and then the 10 fastest times from the second will be allowed to race in the final...hopefully we have multiple trials for each the first and second leg...

   Below are the current slate of AQRA board members.  New to the board are:  MARY ALLRED, owner....MARTIN BOURDIEU, jockey...KAY CHAISSEN, photographer...JAMES KELLY, owner, breeder....HECTOR PINEDO, owner, breeder...John Shumaker, Chaplain......Returning board members are:   TOM BARTOL, owner, trainer, breeder....CARRIE FALES, owner, breeder...RALPH FALES, owner, trainer, breeder...PAT KREIG, owner....SCOTT MCDANIEL, owner, breeder...J, LLOYD YOTHER, owner, breeder..... Welcome and thanks to all who have stepped up to contribute your time and energy to governing this organization... For contact information on any of the above board members...please email the office for a roster....

Thank you for visiting our site.  Come back often and please let us know if you have any questions or concerns….

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