QBRED is an incentive scheme delivering over $3.5 million in additional returns for breeders and owners of harness horses bred and racing in Queensland.
With a lucrative range of exclusive stakes and bonuses on offer, only QBRED registered horses race for:
- $14,000 QBRED ‘First Win’ Bonus (from January 1, 2022);
- $7,500 QBRED ‘Second Win’ Bonus;
- $1,000 QBRED Cash bonuses (on all races <$4,000);
- Group 1 TRIADS for 2YO & 3YO; and
- Exclusive rich QBRED Race Series.
Some of harness racing’s biggest stars have been QBRED registered, including Blacks A Fake, Be Good Johnny, Forever Gold, Majestic Mach, Leo’s Best, Bettor Promise, Bettorthanspecial, Catcha Lefty, Colt Thirty One and Smart As Camm Be.
The 2019/20 Racing Season opened an exciting new chapter of the QBRED bonus scheme, with the introduction of ‘QBRED For Life’.
‘QBRED For Life’ removes the age restrictions on the first and second win bonus (providing the applicable entry fees are paid), while also offering access to the QBRED Cash Bonuses.
This means that QBRED benefits will be available to standarbreds of all ages.
This provides owners and breeders with enduring benefits and means there will now be less pressure to breed a horse early in the season and less pressure on horses having to win their bonus by the end of a season, while also ensuring horses that mature later in life maintain the opportunity to win lucrative bonuses for their connections.
If you have any queries in relation to the eligibility of your horse/s for QBRED For Life please contact Racing Queensland.
QBRED REGISTERED AND ELIGIBLE HORSES CAN RACE FOR THE FOLLOWING BONUSES AND STAKES IN 2022
2YO & 3YO BONUSES (UP TO $21,500 IN LIFETIME BONUSES AVAILABLE)
- $14,000 QBRED bonus for any 2YO or older pacer or trotter (from 1 January 2022)
- $7,500 QBRED bonus for any 3YO or older pacer or trotter
QBRED RACE SERIES (5% OF WINNING STAKES PAID TO BREEDER)
- $100,000 QBRED Triad 2YO (Each Sex) Finals August 2022
- $100,000 QBRED Triad 3YO (Each Sex) Finals August 2022
- $25,000 QBRED Triad 4YO (Each Sex) Finals August 2022
- $25,000 Breeders Classic 2YO (Each Sex) May 2022
- $20,000 QBRED Triad 2YO (Each Sex) Consolations August 2022
- $15,000 QBRED Triad 3YO (Each Sex) Consolations August 2022
- $10,000 QBRED Triad Trot 2YO (Mixed Sex) Final Date TBA
- $10,000 QBRED Triad Trot 3YO (Mixed Sex) Final Date TBA
QBRED CASH WILL OFFER: