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The agreement read, "The said lands will be held in the sole possession of the Race Club Committee so long as they are utilized for a Race Course. The secretary at that time was H.
Race books dating from show that he had been serving the sport in Bangalore for at least 15 years before the club was formed. It specifies that a percentage of the net profits from every gymkhana will be made over to a hunt and polo committee. It also says that the maharaja would have to approve the nomination of the Master of Hounds.
The minute book shows that contributions were also made to the Coorg Hounds. The minute book further reveals that the BTC regularly contributed to the rail fare of polo ponies brought over to Bangalore for tournaments.
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It appears that the polo grounds were located in Ulsoor and Domlur areas. Apart from supporting other equestrian activities, BTC contributed regularly to various charities.
The treble event pool of Rs. The committee decided shortly afterwards to contribute the Rs. The first day of the seven day season was organised as a 'War Fund Day'. The official race books were available at various establishments in the city Among these were Funnells Ltd.
The names of trainers who were in Bangalore then may evoke nostalgic memories among old timers.
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The names included those of Tom Hill, R. Despite this impressive line- up, some owners still preferred to have their horses trained privately. The list of jockeys included the names of Baba Khan, W.
Whiteside and Parsuji Shanker. Baba Khan's family produced a host of racing professionals. Carr was the English royal family's jockey who partnered the great Prince Pradeep in India.
Sibbrit taught Pandu Khade and M. Jagdish pacework while Marrable taught current ace Aslam Kader race riding. Unearthing a season of significance, the Bangalore Turf Club's race course was, quite literally, dug up during the military occupation. Telephone and drainage lines were laid across the track. Apart from the track, the stables were also far from being ready for a racing season.
The Conditions improved later. By the 'Bloodhorse Breeders' Review had much to praise about racing in the city. It said, "One of the most attractive racing centres in the South, from all points of view, is Bangalore.
The climate is pleasant and racing and other amenities are excellent. Trainers from Calcutta and Bombay summer their horses here, and young imported thoroughbreds relish the lush pastures and generally make good progress in their preparation.
In what the Review called, "the outstanding feature of the season.
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Fellexia Rockfel-Lexiaa four-year old English Filly won the season's main event- the Class Maharaja of Mysore's Gold Cup She took 2 minutes and 35 seconds to win a race being run over 1 and half miles for the first time.
The Bangalore racecourse nestles amidst 85 acres of greenery in the heart of the city. It presents a truly beautiful sight hroughout the year. Bangalore boosts not only of the best weather but also the best professionals as well.Racing Horses for sale in Bangalore
Starting as a Summer racing center, racing has today grown enormously, with about 65 days programmed over 2 seasons, Summer and Winter spread over 8 months in Bangalore.
The club also agreed to have government nominees on the committee Bangalore Race Club incorporated under the Companies Act of Bangalore Turf Club was recognised as a Turf Authority The then Finance Minister M. Ghorpade had also raised the issue of broadbasing membership in BTC BTC decided to enhance the number of members from to Three-member Karnataka Racing Commission under the chairmanship of Lt.
Candeth set up by the government to suggest measures for healthy and proper conduct of racing. Retired IAS officer R. Subramanian and Supreme Court lawyer R. Kolah were members Report of Karnataka Racing Commission During any regular racing year, October second week would see preparations for the nearly 6-month-long winter racing season at the BTC. Cancellation would hurt the club finances badly, he added.
On an average, the BTC has two racing days a week during the winter season between November and March, which sometimes extend till April.
CID inquiry Meanwhile, the State government is learnt to be not keen on renewal of licence unless the Criminal Investigation Department CID inquiry into an alleged doping incident in the club is completed.
Kishore Chandra said the report was yet to be submitted, while sources said it was being wetted by the legal section. Meanwhile, an informal meeting of the members scheduled for October 17 to discuss the impasse over the licensing matter has been cancelled.
The meeting was called since the general body of the club has already rejected a proposal to increase the membership.