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American Racehorse to Resume Printing with Stallion Register Issue
By September 15, 2020 Read More →

American Racehorse to Resume Printing with Stallion Register Issue

American Racehorse is pleased to announce that it will resume printing with the 2021 Stallion Register issue, which will be distributed in December 2020. Plans are still being made to hopefully resume regular issues of the magazine in 2021. For more information about advertising in the Stallion Register, click here. The advertising deadline for the […]

Kendra Scott Offers Horseshoe Charm to Benefit Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance
By September 2, 2020 Read More →

Kendra Scott Offers Horseshoe Charm to Benefit Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance

Fashion and lifestyle brand Kendra Scott will offer 50% of proceeds from sales of its Horseshoe Charm to benefit the Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance Aug. 30 through Nov. 7. The Horseshoe Charm, which retails for $35, is available in four colors: gold, rose gold, vintage silver, and vintage gold. A versatile piece, the charm has a […]

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Texas Summer Yearling and Horses of Racing Age Sale Posts Big Gain in Gross as Average and Median Trend Up
By August 25, 2020 Read More →

Texas Summer Yearling and Horses of Racing Age Sale Posts Big Gain in Gross as Average and Median Trend Up

The Texas Summer Yearling and Horses of Racing Age Sale, held jointly by the Texas Thoroughbred Association and Lone Star Park, posted a big gain in gross sales on Monday. The average and median also increased compared to last year, even with a much larger catalog on tap this year. The sale was held in […]

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Valor Farm Stallion Bradester Gets First Winner with Texas-bred Cosmetology
By August 10, 2020 Read More →

Valor Farm Stallion Bradester Gets First Winner with Texas-bred Cosmetology

Texas stallion Bradester got his first winner on Sunday at Lone Star Park when Texas-bred Cosmetology scored a head victory in a $40,120 maiden special weight event for 2-year-old fillies. Bred by Joseph W. Sutton/Blackhorse Farm and running in the name of Blackhorse Farm LLC, the bay filly was ridden to victory by Danny Sorenson for […]

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Texas Stallion Unbridled Sheriff Gets First Winner at Lone Star Park
By August 10, 2020 Read More →

Texas Stallion Unbridled Sheriff Gets First Winner at Lone Star Park

Texas stallion Unbridled Sheriff was represented by his first winner on Wednesday at Lone Star Park when his 3-year-old son Unbridled Posse won a $40,120 maiden special weight race for accredited Texas-breds. Ivan Arellano rode the gelding for trainer Brent Davidson and clocked five furlongs on the turf in :57.03. The win was a trifecta […]

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Lone Star Park to Open Stable Area on May 4
By April 28, 2020 Read More →

Lone Star Park to Open Stable Area on May 4

The Lone Star Park Racing Department sent out the following notice regarding the reopening of the stable area at the Texas track: We are happy to let you know that Lone Star Park will be able to start accepting horses into our stable area on Monday, May 4 beginning at 6:00 am. During this initial […]

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Winx, the world’s highest-earning Thoroughbred, joins Breyer stable

Winx, the world’s highest-earning Thoroughbred, joins Breyer stable

Some horses make history, while others run away with it! Breyer® is proud to honor the amazing achievements of Australian Thoroughbred racing superstar Winx by making her their newest Thoroughbred portrait model. Over the course of five years Winx rewrote racing history. The 2011 Thoroughbred had an incredible 37 career wins, tying with the legendary […]

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American Racehorse to Pause Publication of Print Magazine Due to COVID-19

American Racehorse to Pause Publication of Print Magazine Due to COVID-19

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, American Racehorse is pausing the publication of its print magazine. We hope to resume printing in the near future and look forward to reporting on the return of racing in the region. In the meantime, we will continue to provide coverage on our website and social media. Our next […]

Texas 2-Year-Old Sale Cancelled, Consignments to be Promoted Online
By March 23, 2020 Read More →

Texas 2-Year-Old Sale Cancelled, Consignments to be Promoted Online

The Texas Thoroughbred Association and Lone Star Park have announced that the Texas 2-Year-Olds in Training Sale scheduled for April 3 has been cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic. All entry fees for the sale will be refunded. It was also announced that all horses currently nominated to the Texas Thoroughbred Futurity at Lone Star […]

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Updates Regarding the COVID-19 Pandemic
By March 16, 2020 Read More →

Updates Regarding the COVID-19 Pandemic

Following are updates from tracks around the country regarding the COVID-19 pandemic and how it is affecting racing. For the most current information, please visit the specific track’s website or social media feed. TTA Cancels Roses to Ribbons Event, Postpones Awards Banquet, 2-Year-Old Sale Still Scheduled The Texas Thoroughbred Association is announcing changes to some […]

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Texas Summer Yearling Sale Set for August 24 at Lone Star Park

Texas Summer Yearling Sale Set for August 24 at Lone Star Park

This year’s Texas Summer Yearling and Mixed Sale has been set for Monday, August 24, at Lone Star Park at Grand Prairie. This will mark the fifth renewal of the auction held jointly by the Texas Thoroughbred Association and Lone Star Park. The entry deadline is June 15. “We have a record number of entries […]

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The World’s Most Advanced Equine Ambulance Now Available to Horsemen

The World’s Most Advanced Equine Ambulance Now Available to Horsemen

Horsemen’s Track and Equipment and SCTrailers have joined forces to create the most advanced equine ambulance in the world. The Equine Medical Transport unit offers several unique features that set it apart from other equine ambulances on the market, including key fob technology, which allows operators to move the divider and lower the trailer flush […]

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Racehorse Owners and Trainers Prep Class Set for Lone Star Park
By February 26, 2020 Read More →

Racehorse Owners and Trainers Prep Class Set for Lone Star Park

A Racehorse Owners & Trainers Prep Class has been scheduled for April 4-7 at Lone Star Park at Grand Prairie. For more information see the flyer below or go to www.purplepowerracing.com.

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Winter 2020 Issue of American Racehorse Now Online
By February 26, 2020 Read More →

Winter 2020 Issue of American Racehorse Now Online

The Winter 2020 issue of American Racehorse magazine is now available online by clicking here. This issue includes articles two of horse racing’s most popular social media stars, Southern Phantom and California Chrome, along with extensive pictorials for both.  The issue also includes racing and breeding news from Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Indiana, Iowa, Minnesota, Michigan, Ohio […]

Record Number of Entries in Texas 2-Year-Olds in Training Sale, New Incentives Announced
By February 19, 2020 Read More →

Record Number of Entries in Texas 2-Year-Olds in Training Sale, New Incentives Announced

The Texas Thoroughbred Association and Lone Star Park are pleased to announce a record number of consignments to the Texas 2-Year-Olds in Training Sale. A total of 182 head, pending the addition of supplements, have been entered in the sale set for Friday, April 3, at 12 noon at Lone Star. The under tack show […]

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Lone Star Park Announces Big Purse Boost for Thoroughbred Meet
By February 6, 2020 Read More →

Lone Star Park Announces Big Purse Boost for Thoroughbred Meet

Lone Star Park officials have announced an increase of nearly 43% to overnight race purses for the upcoming Thoroughbred racing season. Overnight race purses this year average $200,000 per day compared to $140,000 per day in 2019. “This boost in overnight purses has energized Lone Star Park in a way that we haven’t experienced in […]

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Lone Star Park Announces Enhanced Stakes Schedule, Debut of Texas Derby
By February 3, 2020 Read More →

Lone Star Park Announces Enhanced Stakes Schedule, Debut of Texas Derby

With the addition of the new $300,000 guaranteed Texas Derby, which also offers an additional incentive of up to $100,000 for Texas-bred entrants, plus an increase to all minor stakes races, Lone Star Park’s 2020 Thoroughbred Racing Season Stakes Schedule will offer 12 stakes worth a combined total of $1,425,000, up over $300,000 from a […]

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Highlander Training Center to Host Bilingual Educational Lunch for Employees
By January 30, 2020 Read More →

Highlander Training Center to Host Bilingual Educational Lunch for Employees

Highlander Training Center in Sulphur Springs, Texas, is hosting a “Lunch & Learn” for its employees to better serve their clients. After training is done for the day, HTC will provide a meal from Slaughter’s BBQ for employees while Dr. Luis Morales and Dr. Ali Broyles (veterinarians from ESMS in Weatherford) give a talk and […]

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Grayson-Jockey Club Research Foundation to hold Photo Contest to Celebrate Healthy Horses
By January 30, 2020 Read More →

Grayson-Jockey Club Research Foundation to hold Photo Contest to Celebrate Healthy Horses

Grayson-Jockey Club Research Foundation announced today an online photo contest for horse lovers to celebrate their equine companions. The contest opens February 1, and entries will be accepted through February 29. Horse enthusiasts are encouraged to submit original photos of horses representing all breeds, backgrounds, and disciplines on Grayson’s website at grayson-jockeyclub.org/default.asp?section=2&area=PHOTOINFO&menu=1. Finalists will be selected […]

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Mr Money Bags Named 2019 Texas Horse of the Year
By January 27, 2020 Read More →

Mr Money Bags Named 2019 Texas Horse of the Year

Roy Cobb’s homebred Mr Money Bags will be crowned as the 2019 Texas Horse of the Year at the Texas Thoroughbred Association’s annual meeting and awards banquet on March 21 at Sam Houston Race Park. The night will also celebrate divisional Texas-bred champions with awards based on points earned in stakes performances during the year. […]

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