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Top Sprinter Ivan Fallunovalot Returns to Action at Remington Park

Top Sprinter Ivan Fallunovalot Returns to Action at Remington Park

Ivan Fallunovalot, Remington Park’s two-time defending sprint champion (2015 & 2016) and the 2015 Texas Horse of the Year, is entered for a Saturday night allowance race here at six furlongs. The 7-year-old will make his first start in coming off a vacation that started in March. Owned by Lewis Mathews Jr. of Bismarck, Ark. […]

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OKC Summer Sale Records Big Increase in Average and Total Sales

OKC Summer Sale Records Big Increase in Average and Total Sales

The Carter Sales Co.’s OKC Summer Sale on Sunday saw the average yearling price jump by 21 percent and recorded a 16 percent increase in overall with gross sales with a total of $531,400. Yearlings averaged $9,137, a nearly $2,000 increase over 2016. Hip 59, an Oklahoma-bred Flashback filly out of the Tiznow mare Tiz […]

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Will Rogers Downs Fills Local Classrooms with Supplies

Will Rogers Downs Fills Local Classrooms with Supplies

Cherokee Nation Entertainment employee volunteers stopped by to deliver much-needed items for the upcoming school year to Justus-Tiawah School last Friday. The employees collected the items with their own funds as part of the Community Impact Team, a group of employees at each Cherokee Casino property who dedicate their free time to improving and impacting […]

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110 Horses Entered for Nine Races on Opening Night of Remington Park Season

110 Horses Entered for Nine Races on Opening Night of Remington Park Season

The 2017 Remington Park Thoroughbred Season starts this Friday night with large fields throughout the nine-race program that begins at 7pm-Central. A total of 110 horses were entered for the Opening Night program, bringing the average field size to a lofty 12.2 per race. The smallest race field of the night is 11 (races 2, […]

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OwnerView Accepting Nominations for “New Owner of the Year” Award

OwnerView Accepting Nominations for “New Owner of the Year” Award

OwnerView today announced that it is accepting nominations for the 2017 New Owner of the Year award, presented by Fasig-Tipton, which will honor a new Thoroughbred owner who has been successful in the sport and has had a positive impact on the industry. The deadline for nominations is September 15, 2017. The award will be […]

Strong Jockey Colony on Hand at Remington Park, Vazquez Seeks 5th Title

Strong Jockey Colony on Hand at Remington Park, Vazquez Seeks 5th Title

The 2017 Thoroughbred Season at Remington Park begins Aug. 25 with a solid jockey colony expected to compete for honors. Ramon Vazquez is seeking his fifth consecutive riding title, which would place him in elite local company. Vazquez, who rides first-call for eight-time leading owner Danny Caldwell, has accumulated 324 local wins and won or […]

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Remington Park Star Okie Ride Passes Away

Remington Park Star Okie Ride Passes Away

Okie Ride, winner of four Oklahoma Classics Sprints and multiple other stakes events at Remington Park, passed away this morning just seconds after completing a half-mile breeze. The 10-year-old local champ collapsed at about 8:45am, after finishing his second four-furlong breeze of the Remington Park pre-season. Jockey Luis Quinonez was up for the work and […]

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Limited Space Remaining for Trainers’ Exam Prep Class at Remington Park

Limited Space Remaining for Trainers’ Exam Prep Class at Remington Park

The Trainers’ Exam Prep Class at Remington Park in Oklahoma City on August 16-18 has four remaining spots as of August 6. Class size is limited so each participant has a chance to participate and get his or her questions answered. This class focuses on the Rules of Racing with emphasis on rules from states […]

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The Meadow Event Park and Chenery Family Announce Collaboration to Enhance Fan Experience at Birthplace of Secretariat

The Meadow Event Park and Chenery Family Announce Collaboration to Enhance Fan Experience at Birthplace of Secretariat

In Colonial days, Caroline County, Virginia was famed as the “cradle of American racing.” On March 30, 1970, it became the cradle of “America’s Super Horse,” the legendary Triple Crown champion Secretariat who was born at Christopher Chenery’s Meadow Stable. Now known as The Meadow Event Park and the home of the State Fair of […]

Remington Park Launches First Racing Club, Memberships Now Available

Remington Park Launches First Racing Club, Memberships Now Available

Remington Park is now accepting memberships for its first Racing Club partnership. The RP Racing Club horse will compete in the upcoming 2017 Thoroughbred Season that begins Aug. 25. The inaugural RP Racing Club offers those interested, a racehorse ownership experience for an extremely reasonable, one-time fee. The cost of a single membership into the […]

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