Trainers are advised that scratchings FOR ANY COURSING MEETING should be directed to the Secretary of the National Coursing Association of Victoria (NCAV), not to Greyhound Racing Victoria.
Contact the NCAV Secretary on 03 5998 4614 to scratch your greyhound by 4.00pm the DAY prior to the meeting. Scratching from a coursing meeting will incur the penalty of 10 days in accordance with the Plumpton Coursing Rule 16.2.
Any scratching after 4pm on the day prior to a meeting will be considered as a Late Scratching and under GRV Policy the trainer will be required to provide a Veterinary Certificate. Late scratchings can be made with the Steward In Charge on the day of the meeting or by phoning 03 5998 4614.