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If you are registering with ARO for the 2018 season, you should familiarise yourself with the 2018 BHA Regulations for Arabian Horseracing before signing the declaration on the general registration form.

2018 Regulations are underway.

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Regulation changes:
The British Horseracing Authority has the power, at their discretion, to make alterations to these Regulations from time to time and as they consider necessary. Changes to the Regulations mid-season will be published below with a period of notice before their implementation.


Please note that ALL applicants are required to complete the ARO GENERAL Registration Form.

This must be accompanied by the relevant Registration Form for OWNER, TRAINER, JOCKEY, and HORSE, along with the correct fee made payable by client account, BACS or cheque outlined on page two of the general registration form.

Horses must be in the correct ownership with the Arab Horse Society to be registered to run under ARO rules. If you need to change the ownership of your horse please download this form and send to the AHS along with payment. Transfer of Ownership

Please note some changes have been made to the 2018 forms, fill out each form in full or there may be a delay in processing. Signing the general form means you are agreeing to the 2018 BHA Rules and Regulations for Arabian Horse Racing, please make sure you have read these before signing.

Trainers must inform ARO of any new arrival of a horse at their yard. A Horses In Training (HIT) form must be completed and submitted to ARO on a monthly basis by the following dates:

1st May 2018
1st June 2018
1st July 2018
1st August 2018
1st September 2018
To complete HIT form online, Click Here
To download HIT form, Click Here

Please note Trainers must notify ARO if any horse will be leaving their yard before the start of the following month.

2018 registration forms are underway. 

BHA 4 Page Medical

Please complete & return the below forms to: ARO, Newbury Racecourse, Berkshire RG14 7NZ. Email to Fax to 01635 230200.

Late Administration Fee:

Please note that an administration charge will be due in respect of any late registrations. Late registrations will be judged by their marked post date. The fee is to be determined by ARO and is to be made at the sole discretion of ARO.

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