Racing and Costume Contest

Hallo-Wieners 2

SIGN UPS HAVE CONCLUDED FOR THIS EVENT. THANK YOU FOR ALL THE ENTRIES!

The return of the creepy canine caper!

Dachshund racing returns to Santa Anita Park’s Infield for a Spooky Sequel! Sign up your wiener dog today to take part in our races, and/or get creative and take part in our costume contest, both with BIG prizes and prestige on the line!
Spectators will see these adorable racers compete AND watch a full day of Thoroughbred racing. FREE admission and parking through Gate 6 off of Colorado Place!

RACING Things you should know:

  • Sign up using the form below
  • We’ll put your dachshund in a heat based on their size and give you details on when to be ready for your race
  • You’ll need two handlers to take on the 30 yard-long course (a starter and a receiver)
  • Winners of each heat receive a $50 betting voucher and entry into the finals
  • Winner of our final race receives a grand prize check (amount TBD)

COSTUME CONTEST Things You  Should Know:

  • All racers may also take part in the costume contest, without a need for additional sign-up.
  • Just want to take part in the costume contest? Make a note in the form below!
  • Our favorite costume will get a $100 betting voucher as their prize.

APPROX. RACE TIMES/UPDATE 2

UPDATE 1/FAQ

WIENER DOG FIELDS

WIENER DOG PARTICIPATION RELEASE

WIENER DOG RACING WAIVER

SIGN-UPS CONCLUDE AT 5PM PST on SATURDAY 10/27

Questions, comments or concerns? Looking to help out?  Email Ricardo at ricardo.gonzalez@santaanita.com

Note: Dogs MUST BE REGISTERED in order to take part in events. Dogs MUST BE OF THE DACHSHUND BREED (Wiener Dog) AND PROVIDE PROOF TO PARTICIPATE! Must submit picture and proof of breed when you apply. All other dogs are subject to disqualification. No additional dogs may be present at the event outside those participating in the event.

Please Read the Official 2018 Dachshund Racing Waiver and Release of Liability Below Before Signing Up:

I, _______________________________(Owner) acknowledge that I have voluntarily applied to participate in Dachshund Racing at Santa Anita Park on Sunday, October 28, 2018.

I AM AWARE THAT DACHSHUND RACING IS A POTENTIALLY HAZARDOUS ACTIVITY, AND I AM VOLUNTARILY PARTICIPATING IN THIS ACTIVITY WITH THE KNOWLEDGE OF THE DANGER INVOLVED AND AGREE TO ASSUME ANY AND ALL RISKS OF BODILY INJURY OR PROPERTY DAMAGE TO MYSELF OR MY DOG. I VERIFY THIS STATEMENT BY ENTERING THE FORM BELOW.

As consideration for being permitted by Los Angeles Turf Club, Inc., dba Santa Anita Park, to participate in Dachshund Racing and the use of the racetrack facilities, I hereby agree that I, my assignees, heirs, distributees, guardians, next of kin, spouse, and legal representatives will not make a claim against, sue, or attach the property of The Stronach Group, Los Angeles Turf Club, Inc., or any of their affiliated organizations for injury or damage resulting from the negligence or other acts, however caused, by any director, employee, agent, or contractor of Los Angeles Turf Club, Inc. as a result of my participation in Dachshund Racing.

I forever release Los Angeles Turf Club, Inc., and any of their affiliated organizations from any and all action, claims, or demands that I, my assignees, heirs, distributees, guardians, next of kin, spouse and legal representatives now have or may hereafter have for injury or damage resulting from my participation in Dachshund Racing. I accept full responsibility for the actions of my dog while participating in the Dachshund Racing.

I _________________________(Owner) authorize Los Angeles Turf Club, Inc., to use my photograph and name, free of charge, for any promotional or commercial means regarding the Dachshund Racing at Santa Anita Park. I also hereby agree to abide by the complete rules set forth by Santa Anita Park in regard to dachshund racing which are posted on the official Santa Anita Park website prior to the event dates.

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