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Stakes and Early/Late Closers

Below you will find the information you need to nominate and sustain your horses to the many stakes and early/late closers across North America for 2024.

The USTA looks forward to continuing the tradition of providing stakes information that has serviced our horsemen for the last 50 years.

We hope to see YOU in the winner's circle!
The U.S. Trotting Association

Stakes Conditions

Click here to view stake and early/late closer conditions, sorted alphabetically.

Payment Schedules As printed in mid-January

Early & Late Closers
Sponsors (Mail Tos), Tracks & Staking Services

Feature Races As printed in mid-January

For up-to-date race schedule, including date changes and race additions, visit the Feature Races page.

2-year-old Colt Pacers All GC
2-year-old Filly Pacers All GC
2-year-old Colt Trotters All GC
2-year-old Filly Trotters All GC
3-year-old Colt Pacers All GC
3-year-old Filly Pacers All GC
3-year-old Colt Trotters All GC
3-year-old Filly Trotters All GC
Aged Male Pacers All GC
Aged Female Pacers All GC
Aged Male Trotters All GC
Aged Female Trotters All GC

Stakes Calendar

Order a copy today via your USTA MyAccount (available to both members and non-members).

  • Large 11x14 format
  • Includes sale dates, important USTA deadlines and office closed dates
  • As always, the calendar includes race dates, locations and purses for North American stakes, early and late closers.
  • Runs March 2024 - February 2025

Generic Staking Form

Use this generic staking form when sending in your stake payments.

2023 Stake and Early/Late Closer Race Results

Listed alphabetically by race name, here is a summary of last year's race results with the number of divisions, purse (largest if multiple divisions) and the fastest win time for the race on that date.

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Staking News

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