Hall Of Fame History

The Jamaica Racing Commission takes great pleasure in announcing the institution of a Hall of Fame of Thoroughbred Racing in Jamaica in which honour will be given to persons, institutions, racehorses, stallions and broodmares who have either retired from racing or have served racing in Jamaica for over 25 years and whose outstanding service have enriched the sport of horse racing in their time and inspired generations afterwards.

Awards will be determined by the Hall of Fame Trust, comprising members of the Commission, representatives of the media and persons interested in horse racing, and will be announced annually.

Awards in the inaugural year 1980 will not be restricted in number as selections will span the entire recorded history of horse racing in Jamaica. These will be announced at a Pre-Derby-Day Luncheon being hosted by the Commission at the Terra Nova Hotel on Friday, 4th July, 1980, and will be supplemented in later years by Awards determined by the Hall of Fame Trust, as constituted at the time in their absolute discretion, but always subject to and in conformity with the Guidelines of Eligibility for Awards, as prescribed in the Trust Deed.

For the purposes of the Ceremony of Inauguration of the Hall of Fame, the names and brief citations of the Persons and Horses initially selected will be recorded. These presentations will, however, be supplemented by more detailed citations relating to each award and each such citation will appear on the wall of the HALL OF FAME inscribed under Photographs, painting or other medium in a style and manner best designed to do honour to the Awardees and their spectacular and unique contributions to Horseracing in Jamaica in their time.

Hon. Edward Seaga , Sir John Mordecai, Keith Brent-Harris (Commissioner)
Name 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th Unpl
1. MR. CHRISTOPHER MAMDEEN 84 68 71 35 42 39 10
2. MR. OMAR WALKER 71 40 36 29 17 20 11
3. MR. REYAN LEWIS 67 63 46 52 38 21 12
4. MR. ANTHONY THOMAS 47 49 46 48 25 36 19
5. MR. SHANE ELLIS 39 37 21 17 25 23 13
6. MR. KIAMAN MCGREGOR 40 31 33 46 26 38 24
7. MR. ROBERT HALLEDEEN 33 24 27 20 23 15 15
8. MR. RADDESH ROMAN 28 26 32 35 28 23 27
9. MR. TEVIN FOSTER 29 27 29 44 41 21 11
10. MR. PHILLIP PARCHMENT 18 21 10 26 21 18 23

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