Eight VA-breds Bound For FTK October Yearling Sale

Eight Virginia-bred yearlings are scheduled to go through the auction ring at the Fasig-Tipton October Yearling Sale on October 26 thru October 29 at Newtown Paddocks in Lexington, Kentucky. Originally there were ten, but two have scratched leaving eight. Click on the HIP NUMBER to see the catalog page. 10/26/2020 5 FILLY by TIZNOW-GEM, Consigned by […]

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Four Entered in Saturday’s IGC

There are currently four horses entered for Saturday’s International Gold Cup at Great Meadow. As noted on the overnight, entries for the race will be open until October 21, 2020. The race now features Super Saturday, Curve of Stones (who won at Virginia Fall in Middleburg), Jonathan Sheppard-trained Codrington College (IRE) and Satish (GB). To […]

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MyRacehorse Named New Owner of the Year

Group will be Honored During Thoroughbred Owner Conference OwnerView announced today that MyRacehorse has been named the 2020 New Owner of the Year, presented by New York Thoroughbred Breeders. The award recognizes a new Thoroughbred owner who has been successful in the sport and has had a positive impact on the industry. The award will […]

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VEA Survey Second Notice

You most likely received a questionnaire invitation from Chmura Economics on behalf of the Virginia Equine Alliance on October 1st. We are working with Chmura to understand the economic and fiscal impact of horse racing in the state, and gathering information from breeders, owners, trainers, and other stakeholders is a vital piece of this study. […]

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Good News: It’s October

So, the Fourth Quarter in one of the worst years EVER has finally begun. Here are the results for September, the last month of the Third Quarter. Thoroughbred Racing Economic Indicators – For September/Third Quarter 2020 Editor’s Note: As a service to the industry and in consideration of the economic changes due to the COVID-19 […]

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Midlantic Va-bred Results

The Virginia-bred yearlings sold at Fasig-Tipton Midlantic (click on the hip # to see catalogue page) were: 167 START-GREEN PUNCH, DKB Filly, MARSHALL W. SILVERMAN AGENT FOR GOSHEN FARM – $10,000 LEONARD MATTINGLY   310 FIRST SAMURAI-RARE PENNY, CH Filly AUDLEY FARM EQUINE AGENT FOR LAZY LANE FARMS LLC — $5,000 PS, HAINES BROS. 334 IMAGINING-SANTOSHA, DKB Gelding […]

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Laurel To Host VA-Bred/Sired Stakes On Friday October 9

The following article appeared in http://www.theracingbiz.com on September 15. The five Virginia-Bred/Sired stakes that were scheduled to run the last night at Colonial Downs have been rescheduled and will run at Laurel Park on October, 9, 2020. Each stake will have a $75,000 purse and all runners will be guaranteed at least a $5,000 purse. […]

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