Last call for Hawthorne Late Closers

Racing Secretary Robin Schadt would like to remind all horsemen wishing to enter the upcoming Winter Late Closing events being offered at Hawthorne, that nomination payments must be postmarked no later than Dec. 1.

The fee for all of the winter meet’s late closers is $200.

Horsemen are also reminded that a Claiming Series for $6,000 and $10,000 claimers of both sexes will also be offered to kick off the meet. Nomination payments for these series are $200 and $300, respectively, and must be postmarked no later than Dec. 18.

All horsemen wishing to compete at Hawthorne Race Course should submit a stall application immediately whether planning to stay on the grounds or ship in. Stall applications, entry forms, and schedules for all the late closing series can be found at

All payments should be made payable to Suburban Downs Inc. and sent to: Hawthorne Race Course, Att. Horseman’s Bookkeeper, 3501 S. Laramie Avenue, Cicero, IL 60804.