New heat policy forces race stop
The race meeting scheduled for Geraldton tomorrow has been abandoned due to extreme weather temperatures.
Racing and Wagering WA decided against staging the seven-race card following a Bureau of Meteorology forecast of eastern winds and temperatures of 38 at noon and 40 at 5pm.
RWWA introduced a new hot weather policy in December.
Extra races are likely to be added to the Batavia Sprint meeting at Utakarra racecourse on Sunday week.
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