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Groom Elite Announces Horseman’s Classes at Lone Star Park
By February 18, 2018 Read More →

Groom Elite Announces Horseman’s Classes at Lone Star Park

The Elite Program, Inc. and Purple Power Racing Services owner C. Reid McLellan, PhD announced a full schedule of classes for the end of winter and beginning of spring. Two Trainers’ Exam Prep Classes, a first-of -its-kind one-day horse behavior and handling clinic and the second annual Horsemen’s Workforce Development at Magdalena Farms in Lexington, […]

Posted in: OKLAHOMA, TEXAS
Texas-bred Ivan Fallunovalot Aims for Hot Springs Stakes and Millionaire Status
By February 14, 2018 Read More →

Texas-bred Ivan Fallunovalot Aims for Hot Springs Stakes and Millionaire Status

Texas-bred Ivan Fallunovalot will make his next start in the $125,000 Hot Springs Stakes for older sprinters March 10, owner Lewis Mathews said Saturday morning. The 6-furlong Hot Springs will be the second opportunity for Ivan Fallunovalot to reach $1 million in career earnings, which Mathews said is a major goal before the 8-year-old Texas-bred […]

Posted in: TEXAS
Latest Issue of American Racehorse Now Online Featuring Detroit Race Course, a Civil War Thoroughbred Hero and More
By February 7, 2018 Read More →

Latest Issue of American Racehorse Now Online Featuring Detroit Race Course, a Civil War Thoroughbred Hero and More

The Winter 2018issue of American Racehorse magazine is now available online by clicking here. This issue of American Racehorse magazine features articles about Michigan’s Detroit Race Course, General Ulysses S. Grant’s Civil War Thoroughbred Cincinnati, Texas’ Valor Farm and new stallions in the region. It also includes racing and breeding news from Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, […]

Texas-bred Bling on the Music Tops First Session of Kentucky Winter Mixed Sale
By February 6, 2018 Read More →

Texas-bred Bling on the Music Tops First Session of Kentucky Winter Mixed Sale

Stakes winning broodmare prospects and in-foal mares were the most popular commodities during the first session of the Fasig-Tipton Kentucky Winter Mixed Sale on Monday. The session saw multiple six-figure sales for yearlings, broodmares, and racing/broodmare prospects. The session topper was multiple stakes-winning Texas-bred Bling On the Music (Hip 68), purchased for $260,000 by International […]

Posted in: TEXAS
Voting Now Open for Texas Champion Claimer Award
By February 5, 2018 Read More →

Voting Now Open for Texas Champion Claimer Award

Claiming horses fill the vast majority of race cards every day, but these hard-workers rarely receive recognition so the Texas Thoroughbred Association created the Texas Champion Claimer Award. The winning horse and his or her connections will be recognized alongside the other 2017 Texas Champions at the TTA Annual Conference and Awards Banquet at Lone […]

Posted in: TEXAS
Rhino Announces Sales Alliance with Equine Equipment
By February 4, 2018 Read More →

Rhino Announces Sales Alliance with Equine Equipment

Rhino® announced today that they have formed a sales alliance with Equine Equipment. Equine Equipment offers dedicated discounts on equipment for horse owners and horse ranches, covering the United States of America and Canada. The company works with major manufacturers of mowers, tractors and other commercial equipment through existing dealerships and offers price advantages to […]

Posted in: OKLAHOMA, TEXAS
Keeneland Library Showcases Work of Noted Racing Artist Peb
By February 4, 2018 Read More →

Keeneland Library Showcases Work of Noted Racing Artist Peb

The Keeneland Library is paying tribute to Pierre Bellocq, the internationally celebrated artist better known as “Peb,” with the exhibit “Artistry of Peb: Fifty Years of Features” that opens Monday, Feb. 5, and a virtual exhibit now available on Keeneland.com titled “The Artistry of Peb.” “Artistry of Peb” showcases 18 of Bellocq’s features from The […]

Posted in: OKLAHOMA, TEXAS
Swift Shock, Red Dress and Sully’s Dream Score Upsets in Sam Houston Stakes
By January 30, 2018 Read More →

Swift Shock, Red Dress and Sully’s Dream Score Upsets in Sam Houston Stakes

The Sunday Houston Racing Festival at Sam Houston Race Park included classy performances by Tiger Moth in the Grade 3, $400,000 Houston Ladies Classic Big Picture in the Grade 3, $200,000 Connally Turf Cup. The afternoon also featured two Texas Champions Day stakes and the running of the $50,000 Houston Distaff. Longshots ruled those three […]

Posted in: TEXAS
Tiger Moth Wins Houston Ladies Classic on Richest Card of Meet at Sam Houston
By January 30, 2018 Read More →

Tiger Moth Wins Houston Ladies Classic on Richest Card of Meet at Sam Houston

It was a tremendous afternoon of racing on Sunday at Sam Houston Race Park with thrilling performances by Tiger Moth in the Grade 3, $400,000 Houston Ladies Classic and another win for trainer Mike Maker in the Grade 3, $200,000 Connally Turf Cup. It was also an exceptional day for jockey Jose Ortiz, who posted […]

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Collector’s Edition 2018 Calendar Celebrates Secretariat’s Last Living Sons and Daughters
By January 30, 2018 Read More →

Collector’s Edition 2018 Calendar Celebrates Secretariat’s Last Living Sons and Daughters

Secretariat fans everywhere have given rave reviews to a 2018 calendar featuring the last living sons and daughters of legendary 1973 Triple Crown winner Secretariat. Released just after Christmas, the fund-raising calendar has been very successful in its mission to raise money for its beneficiaries, despite the late launch for a calendar, and has already […]