F. M. “Ted” Montgomery dies Monday, March 25 at the age of 96. Mr. Montgomery was a long time harness racing judge for many county fairs in Indiana, Illinois and Ohio. He also owned and operated a track in Montpelier, Indiana for matinee racing for many years and owned standardbreds himself.
Mr. Montgomery was instrumental in the formation of the Jayland Trotting Association in Portland, IN. He served as President of the Association for many years. This organization still conducts harness racing at the Jay County Fair Grounds.
He was Portland’s mayor from 1963-1967, was an insurance agent, a basketball official, and announcer for Jay County basketball on WPGW radio.
ISA Elite Races
2013 I.S.A. "Elite" Trot and Pace Early Closer
Sponsored by: The Indiana Standardbred Association (I.S.A.)
Eligibility: Indiana Sired Two and Three Year Old Trotters and Pacers
Purse: Nomination Fee matched plus $5,000 per event by Indiana Breed Development, Entry Fee, and any other funds if available.
Location of Series: Thursday, August 29th, 2013 at the Indiana State Fair Grounds (11:00 am post) (Rain Out Date Friday, August 30th, 2013)
All owners of nominated horse(s) must be PAID ISA Members by April 15, 2013
Nomination Fee Must Be Postmarked by: April 15, 2013
Elite Eligible List
ISA Board of Directors