Le TROT and UET

Criteria for admission to UET

from CONSTITUTION (STATUTES) OF THE EUROPEAN TROTTING UNION 

Approved by the 67th General Assembly 29 January 2011, Paris 

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CRITERIA FOR THE MEMBERSHIP OF A NATIONAL FEDERATION TO UET

  1. ONE SINGLE FEDERATION BY COUNTRY CAN BE MEMBER OF UET (UET STATUTES, ART. 3).

  2. THE REQUESTED INFORMATION (QUESTIONNAIRE) SHOULD BE GIVEN.

  3. REJECTION OF ANY CANDIDATURE OF A FEDERATION ORGANISING TROTTING AND PACING RACES.

  4. NECESSITY OF A LEGAL STATUTE.

  5. THE FEDERATION MUST BE APPROVED BY THE GOVERNMENTAL AUTHORITIES.

  6. MINIMAL ECONOMIC IMPORTANCE:

    • –  livestock : minimum 200 Trotters,

    • –  persons : licence compulsory,

    • –  trotting races : minimum 50 per year.

  7. SEPARATE STUD-BOOK FOR TROTTERS COMPULSORY.

  8. NECESSITY OF RELIABLE BLOOD-LINE AND IDENTIFICATION CONTROL.

  9. EXISTENCE OF RACING RULES COMPULSORY.

  10. COMMITMENT OF ACCEPTANCE OF THE UET STATUTES, THE INTERNATIONAL AGREEMENT ON TROTTING RACES AND THE DOPING REGULATIONS, WITHOUT RESTRICTION.