2017 NOMINATIONS

Nominations open at 9:00am on Monday 4th September 2017. Nominations will close at 4:00pm on Thursday 28th September 2017.

Please call (03) 8329 1100 with the following details to nominate – Owners name and member number, greyhounds race name (If named), kennel name, ear brand, microchip number, any abnormalities of the greyhound and payment details.

In 2017, a $50 nomination fee, payable by credit card at the time of nomination will apply. The $50 nomination fee will then be deducted from any commission payable to GRV for all sold greyhounds.

2017 AUCTION ELIGIBILITY

  • Victorian Bred Greyhounds
  • Whelped between 1st July 2015 – 30th June 2016

2017 READY 2 RACE HEATS

Monday 13th November 2017

2017 FINALS & AUCTION

Saturday 18th November 2017

LOCATION

The Heats, Finals & Auction will be conducted at Lord’s Raceway in Bendigo. Click here to view the location on Google Maps.

TESTIMONIALS

Purchased at the inaugural Ready 2 Race Auction, Kiss Me Ketut made seven group finals including winning the Group 1 Brisbane Cup and won over $250,000 in prize money.

KISS ME KETUT
2012 Graduate

To The Galo’s was purchased for $6,000 and has produced a career spanning four calendar years and had over 100 starts including 35 wins and $180,000 prizemoney.

TO THE GALO’S
2014 Graduate

A $6,250 bargain buy at the 2014 Ready 2 Race Auction, Cut Loose Max has won 16 races including several city wins and accumulated close to $100,000 in prizemoney.

CUT LOOSE MAX
2014 Graduate

BENEFITS OF PURCHASING AT READY 2 RACE

  • More than $43 million in Victorian prize money
  • More than $900,000 available for Vic Bred greyhounds
  • GRV will help you re-home your greyhound through its GAP

WELFARE OUTCOMES

GRV is working to provide excellent welfare outcomes for greyhounds bred and raced in Victoria at all stages of their lifecycle – before, during and post racing. This includes providing greyhounds more viable and longer racing opportunities as part of the Vic Bred initiative, before being re-homed.

READY 2 RACE 2016

Statistics since Auction (27/11/2016 – 08/09/2017)
Rank Dog Name Lot # Sold For Prizemoney Races 1st 2nd 3rd
1 BUMBLE BEE BOLTO 127 $11,000 $24,005 45 12 11 7
2 LUCKY LOVE 90 $31,000 $18,260 24 7 2 4
3 SANTA CLAWS 123 $8,900 $14,906 27 9 5 3
4 SISCO GENERAL 134 $4,000 $14,805 33 6 6 4
5 COSMIC EVOLUTION 21 $3,750 $12,620 25 5 8 5
6 LAINEY’S FORTUNE 155 $5,000 $10,470 27 6 4 3
7 HANDPASS 31 $10,500 $9,660 33 5 3 5
8 ZELEMAR ROO 89 $15,250 $9,520 23 3 5 3
9 NIGHT HAWK 165 $5,000 $7,110 34 5 5 2
10 SON OF DON 156 $4,000 $7,105 25 2 3 5
11 SIXTEEN BILLS 119 $16,000 $6,955 13 5 1 2
12 BARRA JOHNSON 220 $2,000 $6,445 31 4 7 4
13 PROVENANCE 191 $9,000 $6,240 25 4 5 1
14 SISCO SIZZLE 138 $4,500 $6,095 12 4 2 2
15 ZIPPY LYNET 195 $4,400 $5,995 27 3 6 2
16 PODIUM BABE 94 $4,200 $5,670 17 3 3 3
17 BARELLEN PANTHER 131 $3,000 $5,630 21 2 5 10
18 ANY OTHER UNION 167 $3,800 $5,560 33 4 5 5
19 OUR GAL LIVY 34 $4,500 $5,355 33 4 1 5
20 PETER YAP 158 $4,100 $5,065 17 2 7 5
  • There will be a mid-year R2R special event for eligible greyhounds based on the top eight (8) prize money earners as at Wednesday 28 June 2017, to be held at Bendigo during the Bendigo Cup Carnival in July 2017, with total prize money of $7,250.
  • Greyhounds sold at the 2016 Ready 2 Race Greyhound Sales Auction will be eligible to compete in a special event, (“the R2R Top 8 Final”) for total prize money of $18,000. The R2R Top 8 Final will be established from the eligible greyhounds who earn the most prize money from all race starts between the period of Sunday 27 November 2016 to Monday 23 October 2017. Order of entry for the event will be in order of total prize money won. The final will be held during the Melbourne Cup Carnival at Sandown Park in November 2017.