New England Amateur Harness Drivers Club
Frequently Asked Questions:
Who can drive as an amateur driver?
In order to drive in NEAHDC
races you must first be a USTA member and have a “P” or “A” license.
You also need to qualify as an amateur driver. The definition we use is as follows:
An “amateur driver” is one who
has not accepted any valuable consideration by way of or in lieu
Is amateur driving safe?
One of NEAHDC’s original
premises was to give members the experience of driving in races and to make
Do I need to own race horses to participate?
Yes, it is necessary to own your own to participate in NEAHDC races.
If you would like to get involved
in being an owner, the NEAHDC can help point you in the
Who are members of the NEAHDC?
A lot of current members of
the NEAHDC are owners of standardbred horses that race at Plainridge
What are some of the other things the NEAHDC does?
As a non-profit club our focus
has been helping and supporting charitable organizations.
The club members have come back with great memories that will surely last a lifetime.
How do I join the NEAHDC?
The easiest way is to go to our
website where you can get an application, otherwise
you can contact the NEAHDC