In accordance with the GRV Hot Weather Policy, the Warragul and Geelong meetings for Friday 4 January 2019 have been marked as ‘Hot Weather Affected’ due to the forecasted temperatures of 40 and 43 degrees respectively.
As a consequence:
- Trainers may withdraw any of their greyhounds without penalty, prior to the appointed scratching time
- The use of barking muzzles is prohibited for both travel and kennelling
- Kennels will open 30 minutes earlier than normal
- Kennel temperatures will be monitored and recorded
- Cooling Vests will be available at the catching pen.
For detailed weather information, please use the following link: http://www.bom.gov.au/places/vic and enter the track location, then select the ‘Detailed 3-Hourly Forecast’ Option on the right-hand side of the page.