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Cobalt Rule

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Breeders' Fund

All broodmares must be registered as a broodmare before foaling a ND-bred eligible horse Read More

Race Tracks

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Race Results

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Cobalt Regulation

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Welcome to the North Dakota Racing Commission Web Site

The North Dakota Racing Commission is the regulatory body in charge of regulating live and simulcast racing in North Dakota and administers three special funds for the benefit of the horse racing industry in North Dakota. The Commission is made up of five members appointed by the Governor and has an office staff of a Director and Administrative Assistant. The office is located at 500 North 9th Street, Bismarck, ND 58501-4509.

News

Next Scheduled ND Racing Commission Meeting

Tuesday, December 15, 2015 - 2:00pm

ND Racing Commission Meeting scheduled for:

Thursday, February 25, 2016 @ 10:30 a.m. (Central Time)

Fort Union Room, State Capitol

600 East Boulevard Avenue, Bismarck, ND

Meeting Notice PDF Read more about Next Scheduled ND Racing Commission Meeting

Notice to Horsemen

Tuesday, November 24, 2015 - 12:00pm

Effective January 1, 2016: Pursuant to Administrative Rule 69.5-01-09-02(4)(g) a foal registered by an owner who does not reside in North Dakota must be inspected by a North Dakota state-licensed veterinarian at the expense of the owner. Read more about Notice to Horsemen

Early Racetrack License Application - Reduced Fee Schedule

Tuesday, November 24, 2015 - 11:30am

Per the motion of the ND Racing Commission at the November 5, 2015 meeting, the Commission has authorized offering a reduced fee on any license applications received sufficiently in advance of the 2016 racing season. You can find the early application fee schedule for 2016 and a license application form on the Horsemen/Licensing tab. Read more about Early Racetrack License Application - Reduced Fee Schedule

2015 ND Bred Program

Tuesday, June 30, 2015 - 12:00pm

In-State Racing

$150,000 has been made available by the ND Racing Commission from the ND Breed Fund to provide breeders awards for 2015 in-state racing. Read more about 2015 ND Bred Program

Cobalt Regulation

Wednesday, October 14, 2015 - 10:00am

Cobalt Rule

Tuesday, June 30, 2015 - 12:00pm

At its May 28, 2015 meeting the North Dakota Racing Commission, pursuant to Admin Rule 69.5-01-02-01(2), modified its medication rules to include the regulation of cobalt as follows: Read more about Cobalt Rule

Notice to Horsemen

Tuesday, June 30, 2015 - 12:00pm

Effective January 1, 2015, all broodmares must be registered as a broodmare before foaling a ND-bred eligible horse.
See Rule 69.5-01-09-01 (3) Read more about Notice to Horsemen