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Sporting, Athletics, &c. Winslow annual races and . SPORTS. JANUARY Ist, 1881. President —E. G. Wright, Esq. Vice- 1 President —J. Carter, Esq. Judge of Horse Races —M. Stitt, Esq. Judge of i Athletics —J. Scott, Esq. Starter for ( Horse Races — S. Saunders, Esq. Starter for Athletics Forster, Esq. ClerPfpf , the Course —J. H Fowler, Esq. Clerk ■ of the Scales Committee — J. Walker (Chairman), Jas. Scott, 6. James, Forster, T. Williams (Treasurer), S. Saunders, H. Rainey, J. Cavanagh, T. Gourley, H. Bell, W. Sycamore, J. W. Sycamore, J. B. Rogers (Hon. Secretary). HORSE RACES. 1. Hurdle Race—l£ miles, over 6 flights of hurdles, 3ft. Gin. high ; weight, list. Entrance, 1 sov. ; prize, 10 sovs. 2. Winslow Cup—l£ miles; weight for age. Entrance, 2 sovs. ; Ist horse, 20 sovs. ; 2nd horse saves his stake. 3. Trotting Race—2 miles ; . weight, lOst. Entrance, 10s ; prize, ssovs. 4. Hack Race —1 mile, catch weights. Entrance 10s. ; Ist prize. 5. Consolation Race—l mile ; entrance 10s. ; prize, ssovs. Rules—1, No one allowed to enter a horse unless a subscriber of half a guinea to the funds. Should the prize be £2O or over, to subscribe one guinea. 2. All horses to be owned in the County three months prior to the Races. 3. Three to start or no Race. 4. No horse to run in the Trotting or Hack Race that has won public money. 5. No Protest will be entertained unless £1 be deposited with the Secretary, which 'will be forfeited should the same, in the opinion of the Comi inittee, prove frivolous. 6. No one allowed to train a horse on the Course one week before the Races, I under a penalty of being disqualified. ATHLETIC SPORTS. First Second Prize, Prize. 1. 300 Yards Race, ent. 2/6 2 6 15 6 2. Standing High Jump, ent. 2/ ... ... ... 1 0 10 0 3. Three-legged Race, 150 Yards, ent. 1/ ... ... 015 5 0 4. Hjirdle Race, for men, 440 Yards, over G flights hurdles, 3 feet high, 8. Egg and Spoon Race, (the spoon to be carried in the teeth, hands in pockets), 150 Yards, ent. 1/ 0 15 5 0 9. Vaulting with Pole, ent. 2/ ./ 1 0 10 0 10. Single Women’s Race, ent. free. Prize a pair of boots, given by Mr. C. Hawkins, Tinwald 11. Men’s 220 Yards Race, ent. 2/. 1 10 10 0 12. Running Long Jump, ent. 1/- ... ... ... 1 0 7 G 13. Men’s Race (over 40), ent. free. Prize a pair of trousers, given by J. Ballantyne and Co., Christchurch. 14. Consolation Race, ent. 1/- 1 0 10 0 Also, a number of Toys and useful articles wil be given for Children’s Sports during the day. Rules for Athletic Sports—1. All competitors to be resident in the County three months prior to the races. 2. Three to start or no race. The Committee will hold a final meeting on December 28th, at 8 p.m. sharp. J. B. ROGERS, 778 Hon. Sec. Medical. 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Ashburton Guardian, Ashburton Guardian, Volume 2, Issue 224, 23 December 1880

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Page 4 Advertisements Column 6 Ashburton Guardian, Volume 2, Issue 224, 23 December 1880