Bitch Of The Quarter

Gemini Pixie – Owned by Mr I.S.L Andrews

Trained by C Gardiner

Dog Of The Quarter

Absolute Boy – Owned by Miss L.M Fitzpatrick & Mrs V.J Morris

Trained by S Cahill

Sprinter Of The Quarter

Carrig Molly – Owned by Mr A.J Taylor & Mr P.D Whelan

Trained by T Taylor

Most Improved Puppy

Swithins Sky – Owned by The Garrett Family

Trained by A Keppie

Veteran Of The Quarter

Gemini Pixie – Owned by Mr I.S.L Andrews

Trained by C Gardiner

The £50 Owners Bonus Draw was drawn by Jozef Kis and was won by Mr B.K Baker from Alma Keppie's kennels

Nominations For 2019 Annual Awards

Part 1

Burnpark Rosie          Cynthias Gift          Dinner Nicosia

Droopys Nirvana         Droopys Roxy          Jiggerypokery


Mandeville Daddy          Mercury Jude        Power Ranger  


Punk Rock Poet          Roses Kate          Roses Twirl


Seasons Flash          Slaheny Star        Some Allstar  


Waste House Eco

Nominations For 2019 Annual Awards

Part 2

Astra Moon          Ballylark Buzz          Chasin Pavements   


Coltwood Pogba          Dream On Millie       Gemini Spirit   

Iconic Captain        Jagersmate Jess       Knockmant Wonder 


Knight Rider          Newros Holly          Pennys Tael


Punk Rock Hero          Seasons Storm          Surprise Astra

Wychwood Lady



















Committee Meeting Minutes 05-10-2020

Mike Willis opened the meeting at 18.44


Minutes Of Last Meeting - Minutes of the last meeting were read out and no matters arising.


Membership - 61 members. New members always welcome.


Finances - £3026.90


Trophies & Raffle – Trophies to be ordered for Annual Awards and Quarterly Awards.

Raffle tickets to go on sale beginning of November for Christmas raffle.


AOB – Still one category needing sponsorship, Sprinter Of The Year. Reminder to sponsors regarding sponsorship payments.

Owners Bonus drawn


Next meeting 2nd November 2020 at 18.30


Mike Willis closed the meeting at 19.40





We are looking for sponsors for the Annual Awards, each category will be £75, if you would like to sponsor an award please contact us via facebook or email


Bitch Of The Year - Kindly Sponsored By Ian Andrews


Dog Of The Year - Kindly Sponsored By Gemini Hire & Sales Ltd (Matt Christelow)

4 Bend Grader Of The Year - Kindly Sponsored By Mud Foods Of Midhurst


Sprinter Of The Year - Kindly Sponsored By Sheila Blackmore


Puppy Of The Year - Kindly Sponsored By Jozef Kis (The Galaxy Club Syndicate)


Veteran Of The Year - Kindly Sponsored By Mike Harrod


Open Racer Of The Year - Kindly Sponsored By Gemini Hire & Sales Ltd (Matt Christelow)


Kennel Hand - Kindly Sponsored By Rod Lynn & Gillian Woodroffe


Lifetime Achievement (Trainer) - Kindly Sponsored By Seasons Scaffolding


1. The Association shall be called "The Brighton Greyhound Owners' Association". 


2. The object of the Association is to promote social activities amongst Greyhound Owners and their friends.


3. The Association shall be managed by a Committee of Members and shall consist of the following: Chairman, Vice Chairman, Secretary/Treasurer and not less than two other members. The Committee shall have the power to fill any vacancy that may occur and co-opt, if they think fit.The retiring Officers and Members of the Committee shall be eligible for re-election. All nominations for election of Committee Members must be proposed and seconded in writing and handed to the Secretary at least 21 days prior to the Annual Meeting. Nominations shall be restricted to paid-up Members of the Association.

4. (a) The Association shall be open to past and present greyhound owners at Brighton and Hove Stadium on payment of the annual subscription, the value of which shall be fixed for the ensuing year and agreed at the Annual Meeting.

(b) The Committee may, at their discretion, accept application for membership from any individual who, it feels, will contribute to the good of the Association. 


5. Subscriptions shall be due on 1st January, and the Annual Meeting shall be convened before the end of June. 


6. A Special Meeting may be convened at any time by the Committee, specifying the object of the meeting. Notice convening a Special Meeting shall be sent to members not less than 7 days before the meeting, and shall specify the matters involved. Voting at Special or Annual Meetings shall be restricted to members who have paid subscriptions to the Association for the current or preceding year. Voting slips, when necessary, to be issued on production of Membership cards or by reference to the Membership Register. 


7. The Committee shall have the power to expel any members who shall offend against the rules of the Association, or whose conduct shall, in the opinion of the Committee, render him/her unfit for membership of the Association, but for the purpose of this rule the vote of not less than two thirds of the whole Committee shall be necessary. 


8. The Committee shall have power to amend the rules with immediate effect when necessary.


9. At Committee Meetings and at Annual Meetings the Chairman or ViceChairman, or in their absence a member selected by the meeting shall preside, and he shall have a casting vote in the event of an equality of votes. 




All owners of a greyhound must be paid up members of the B.G.O.A on the First day of each quarter to qualify for inclusion in that quarter's competition.


Each quarter the record of all members greyhounds will be recorded from the result sheets issued by the Stadium and points will be awarded for position in ALL races.


TEN points for 1st place, FIVE points for 2nd place, FOUR points for 3rd place,

THREE points for 4th place, TWO points for 5th place and ONE point for 6th place.


At the end of the quarter the FIRST TEN races of every greyhound will be totalled and the greyhound with the greatest number of points will be declared the winner.


In the event of a tie with identical points the dog with most wins will be declared the winner, if both have same amount wins and points the prize will be shared.


The decision of the committee in all matters relating to the award is final.


FOUR (or more) IN A ROW: A win in four (or more) consecutive races at Hove. Races at other tracks do not count for this award. All registered owners must be paid-up members of the association at the time of the wins.


DOUBLE CENTURION ROLL OF HONOUR: Relates to any greyhound kennelled at Brighton by competing in 200 races during their racing career. All registered owners must be members of the Association at the time of the award.


TROPHY PRESENTATIONS: These will be made each quarter at a venue to be decided


Details of each quarters winners are placed on the B.G.O.A Website, Facebook Page and a letter will be sent to trainers.


Greyhound Trainers


George Andreas - 07878 760773


Seamus Cahill - Highams Court Kennels, Layhams Road, Keston, Kent, BR2 6AR  01959 576777 / 07803 078046


Maria Collins - Croft Handy Kennels, 51a Lonesome Lane, Reigate, Surrey, RH2 7QT  01737 249022 / 07811 527862


Gemma Davidson - 01342 837868  

Claude Gardiner - Brighton & Hove Greyhound Kennels, Wheatsheaf Road, Henfield, West Sussex BN5 9BD  01273 492916 / 07921 976028

Belinda Green - Greens Greyhounds, Brighton & Hove Greyhound Kennels, Wheatsheaf Road, Henfield, West Sussex BN5 9BD  07725 074017


June Harvey - Romsey  02380 812580 / 07989 415762 


Jason Heath - Ballytag Kennels, Burnt Oak Farm, Burnt Oak Lane, Newdigate, Dorking, Surrey RH5 5BL  07920 005576

Alma Keppie - Two Oaks, Fletchwood Lane, Totton, Southampton. SO40 7DZ  02380 293268 / 07736 164 881


Jamie Kingsley - 07950 774843    


Derek Knight - Brighton & Hove Greyhound Kennels, Wheatsheaf Road, Henfield, West Sussex BN5 9BD             

01273 494737 / 07876 128625  

Stuart Maplesden -Brighton & Hove Greyhound Kennels, Wheatsheaf Road, Henfield, West Sussex BN5 9BD  01273 048128


Norah McEllistrim - 5 Burhill Kennels, Turners Lane, Walton-on-Thames, Surrey KT12 4AW  01932 221545 / 07767 136866

Richard Rees - 3 Burhill Kennels, Turners Lane, Walton-on-Thames, Surrey KT12 4AW  01932 222637


Wendy Short - Little Rowfold, Coneyhurst Road, Billingshurst, West Sussex RH14 9DF  01403 784748 / 07870 184953


Tony Taylor - Tony Taylor Kennels, Layhams Road, Keston, Kent. BR2 6AR  07836 778604 / 01959 / 572066

Samantha West - Littlehampton  01903 885946 / 07921 395110 


Richard Yeates - Great Missenden  01494 863685


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