Monthly Archives: July 2014

Trainer Wins Memorial Race For Soldier Son At Arapahoe Park

4 July 2014, Aurora, Colorado ~ Trainer Ken Danyluk won the Kerry Danyluk Memorial at Arapahoe Park, Colorado, on the 4th of July with Lil Rich Girl (TH Richie x Lilas Al Mels). The race is named for his son who died in Afghanistan this year. United States Marine Corp Combat Logistics Battalion 453 from Buckley,…

Disbanding the French National Stud

 4 July 2014, France ~ The recent announcement of the sale to private parties of some of the last stallions from the historic French National Stud seemed like the final nail in the last horseshoe of a 300+ year-old model—that was working.  The continued sell-off of stallions from pedigrees that served the French Cavalry, won tournaments…

Djet Taouy wins the President of the UAE Cup – Mindza wins at Chantilly

Mindza wins Qatar Coupe de France des Chevaux Arabes (Gr.1 PA)30 June, 2014, Chantilly, France ~ Mindza (FR) Wins For Qatar Hassan Al Matwi Five horses went to post in this first group 1 PA race of the Chantilly season for three-year-olds, sponsored by Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club. It was a thrilling finish between BON…

Copenhagen Back with Arabian Racing

2 July, 2014, Denmark ~ After several years of absence from the world map of Arabian racing Denmark is back staging four races at the main track of Klampenborg just outside Copenhagen.   Generously sponsored by the Qatar North European Arabian Racing program and the HH Sheikh Mansoor bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Arabian Flat Racing…

Global Arabian Horse Flat Racing Festival Racing at Arapahoe Park

2 July, 2014, Aurora, Colorado ~  July 5 will see the HH Sheikh Mansoor Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Arabian Horse Flat Racing Festival at Arapahoe Park. The Aurora, Colorado, track will host the Wathba Stud Farm Cup as part of the Global Festival, while other of Arapahoe Park’s top Arabians will travel to California to…

Select Arabian Racehorse Sale August 9 Cancelled

2 Jul 2014, UK ~ An official notice cancelled the ARO/Brightwells Select Arabian Sale scheduled for 9 August, 2014, before International Dubai Day at Newbury. A spokesperson for the Arabian Racing Organization (ARO) advised: “The sale is cancelled due to extenuating circumstances and although very disappointing for all concerned, the support of vendors is encouraging and ARO…

Athlete Del Sol wins Wathba Stud Farm Cup in Copenhagen

Third Festival win for van den Bos-trained 7-year-old this yearJune 31, 2014, Copenhagen, Denmark ~ Dutch trainer Miss Karin van den Bos scored yet another win in the HH Sheikh Mansoor Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Arabian Horse Flat Racing Festival’s Wathba Stud Farm Cup (Copenhagen Cup) race at Klampenborg in Denmark on Sunday, June…