Greyhound Racing Victoria hosted its 2018/19 Victorian Greyhound Awards at the Crown. Check out some of the highlights that took place on the night.
VICTORIAN GREYHOUND OF THE YEAR
Recognises the premier Victorian greyhound during the 2019 racing year, as adjudged by the Victorian Greyhound of the Year Panel.
VICTORIAN STAYER OF THE YEAR
Recognises the premier Victorian greyhound stayer of the 2019 racing year, as adjudged by the Victorian Greyhound of the Year Panel.
GRV HALL OF FAME
The Victorian greyhound racing Hall of Fame panel can induct up to two people and two greyhounds into the Victorian greyhound racing Hall of Fame each year, which is a recognition of their excellence, integrity, consistency, longevity and overall contribution to the industry.
Former champion Fernando Bale has been inducted into Greyhound Racing Victoria’s Hall of Fame at the 2018/19 Victorian Greyhound Awards at Crown Palladium.
INTERVIEWS AND OTHER MEDIA
KEN CARR MEDAL
Named in honour of the late Kenneth Russell Carr, a leading Victorian greyhound racing administrator, the Ken Carr Medal is considered the highest award for excellence within the Victorian greyhound racing industry.
METROPOLITAN AND PROVINCIAL TRAINER OF THE YEAR
Awarded to the trainer with the most full stakes metropolitan and provincial tracks winners in Victoria during the 2019 racing year.