21 August 2017, Warsaw, Poland ~ Alexander Reznikov on Shannon Queen won the Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan-Nagroda Europy- Group 3, one of three races held under the umbrella of the HH Sheikh Mansoor Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Arabian Horse Flat Racing Festival at the Sluzewiec racecourse in Warsaw, Poland, on Sunday, 20…
19 August 2017, UK ~ Sweden’s Macallan was victorious in The Royal Cavalry of Oman Clarendon Stakes Gr 3 PA run over five furlongs at Newbury on 19 August 2017. The Dahess son was ridden by Swedish professional jockey Anna Pilroth and trained by her mother Bodil Blomqvist for a partnership that also included Blomqvist.…
19 August 2017, Brussels, Belgium ~ Denmark’s Merethe Neland won the individual gold and France emerged team champions in the 120-km CEIO two-star HH Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak Nations Ladies Cup, while Sebastien Valerio of France won the 120-km HH Sheikh Mansoor Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Cup International CEI two star in Brussels on Friday,…
On 19 August 2017, breeders of Arabian racehorses will have another chance to pick up cash prizes- this time at Sonoma County Fair, Santa Rosa racetrack in California! The breeder of the first place horse, 2nd place, and 3rd place will each pocket $500 as a reward for breeding the most successful finishers. See the horses entered and the breeders below who will be eligible for the ARC Breeder payouts!
Santa Rosa Arabian ALLOWANCE – RACE 2 – POST TIME – 1:45 PM
Purse $6,400. For Three Year Olds And Upward Which Have Never Won Three Races. Three Year Olds, 119 Lbs.; Older, 123 Lbs. Non-winners Of A Race Since June 18 Allowed 2 Lbs. Six Furlongs.
P# PP Horse A/S Med Jockey Wgt Trainer M/L
1 1 NIVOURS ROMANCE (CA) 8/M L J A Velazquez 116 A Borg 12/1
2 2 WMA SPECIAL ROSE (TX) 4/F L J A Crispin 118 H Shelley 3/1
3 3 RICH CRAFT (TN) 6/M L P M Terrero 118 T Eaton 5/2
4 4 RB CREED (FL) 7/H L J E Rodriguez 111 A Borg8/1
5 5 HIJO DE SAMMY (TX) 4/G L S Spikes 123 R Lafleur 12/1
6 6 SPOOK AA (MS) 4/G L H Herrera 121 T Eaton 2/1
7 7 KEEP ON DREAMIN (VA) 5/M LP Flores 118 T Eaton 6/1
First Start Since Reported as Gelding: 6 – SPOOK AA
Owners: 1 – Elisabeth Borg; 2 – Katherine Barbeau; 3 – Garrett Ford; 4 – Elisabeth Borg; 5 – Daniel Woods; 6 – Betty & Joseph Gillis; 7 – Pleasanton Arabian Racing Club
Breeders: 1 – LESLIE M SMITH; 2 – BRAD ALEXANDER AND SUSAN ALEXANDER; 3 – KINSMAN AND CHERYL WRIGHT; 4 – DIANNE K WALDRON; 5 – DANIEL OR EVERETTA WOODS; 6 – JOSEPH A OR BETTY J GILLIS; 7 – ALAN KIRSHNER OR DEBORAH MIHALOFF
Pedigrees (Sire – Dam, by Dam Sire): 1 – NIVOUR DE CARDONNE – LEGAL ROMANCE , by WIKING ; 2 – SAND TIKI SPECIAL – BLYTH MILADY ROSE , by MONARCH AH ; 3 – TH RICHIE – MORE ADORAABLE , by VIRGULE AL MAURY ; 4 – CALIN DU LOUP (FR) – BURNING FIRESTAR , by BIG EASY ; 5 – SAMMY V – SERENE DREAMS , by DREAMS OF VALOR ; 6 – ALLEGRO AA – BURNING SILK , by BURNING SAND ; 7 – KAOLINO (FR) – DREAM KEEPER , by TIKI TORK KU. ~
Mystical MHF brings home ARC breeder bonus money for Mandolynn Hill Farm, while High Shine rewards Debra Lemmons and RB Sand Castle pays back to Dianne Waldron
Delaware Park ran the 1st ARC Breeders Bonus Race on 3 July 2017. Mystical MHF (MADJANI (FR) – MORNING LYGHT, by MONARCH AH ), won the Maiden Special Weight in a field of 8 horses. He won by 10 1/2 lengths and covered the 6 furlongs in 1:19.60. The race paid a $10,000 purse plus $1,700 starter bonus from the track… plus the ARC Breeder Bonuses!
1st place ARC bonus of $500 went to Mandolynn Hill Farm the breeder of Mystical MHF; 2nd place ARC bonus of $500 went to High Shine’s breeder Debra Lemmons; 3rd place ARC bonus of $500 went to RB Sand Castle’s breeder Dianne Waldron.
RB Sand Pearl, Royally Bred, and Pacific Winds bring home Breeder Bonuses for Dianne Waldron, Deborah Mihaloff and Alan Kirshner
Delaware Park ran the 2nd ARC Breeders Bonus on 16 August 2017. The Bonus was mentioned in the program by John Curran the announcer, and a banner was held for the picture by John Mooney. The condition was a Maiden Special Weight for Fillies and Mares. The winner was RB Sand Pearl bred and owned by Dianne K Waldron. The 2nd place horse Royally Bred and the 3rd place horse Pacific Winds were both bred by Alan Kirshner and or Deborah Mihaloff. Royally Bred is raced under Cre Run Enterprises LLC and Pacific Winds runs in a leased partnership named Goldensands Racing LLC.
A press conference was held in Euston Park, UK, to announce the HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Endurance Cup Festival UK Endurance Masters which will run from 18-20 August 2017, at Euston Park. The press conference, moderated by CNN’s Aly Vance, featured Nick Brooks-Ward – Event Director, Tom Eaton Evans – Treating Veterinarian President,…
17 August 2017, Brussels ~ Germany’s Sabrina Arnold (37) claimed her first major individual Championship win as she and Tarzibus were crowned FEI European Endurance Champions 2017 in Brussels (BEL) today, 17 August, but it was the Spanish that took team gold when their top finishers claimed individual silver and bronze. The German pair, who…
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16 August 2017, UK ~ Entries for the 2017 President of the UAE Cup (UK Arabian Derby) have more than doubled on last years’ figures, according to the Arabian Racing Organization. The President of the UAE Cup is the oldest Purebred Arabian race series and it is fitting that it is to be run on…
16 August 2017, Brussels, Belgium ~ The Programme The HH Sheikh Mansoor Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Arabian Horse Flat Racing Festival’s role in promoting the sport of endurance comes into full play with its support for the second successive year to the FEI-approved three-day Brussels Equestrian Endurance Masters (BEEM) beginning on Thursday, 17 August…