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California Sand JS Wins Wathba Stallions Stakes in California

18 July, Pleasanton, California, USA ~ The winner in the first of the Triple Series races for the California Bonus Bonanza Stakes at Pleasanton, California, was the 3-yr-old California Sand JS ridden by David Martin. The Terri Eaton trainee showed the same talent he had on 5 July for speed, winning his second out for…

2020 California Arabian Racing Schedule – To Be Fully Confirmed

California Arabian Racing Has a Tentative Schedule for the June Start18 May 2020, California ~ The tentative dates for California Arabian Racing have been confirmed by the California Authority of Racing Fairs (CARF) and must be fully approved by the California Horse Racing Board (CHRB). This final decision will be announced at the upcoming CHRB…

Denise Gault to Retire from the Board of the Arabian Racing Cup

Denise Gault with Randy Gault receives 2019 Tent of Honor Award from AJC President Susan Meyer

Gault served the ARC for over 20 years21 March 2020, USA ~ Denise Gault has recently retired from the Board of Directors of the Arabian Racing Cup (ARC). A bloodstock consultant, Denise is the principle agent of Race Street Management Inc., which has been serving the National and International Arabian horse racing and breeding industry…

Purebred Arabians To Race Again at Ascot in 2020

Sponsored by Shadwell Stud, Arabian Racing Heads to Ascot22 October 2019, UK ~ The Arabian Racing Organisation (ARO), the Purebred Arabian Racing Authority in the UK, announces an Arabian race at the famous Ascot racecourse approved by the International Federation of Arabian Horse Racing Authorities (IFAHR) Pattern Committee. The £15,000 Listed PA race will be…

Fresno’s California Wathba Stallion Bonus Bonanza Races For the Championship

9 October 2019, USA ~ The Arabian Racing Association of California looks forward to one of the most exciting races of the season as the Wathba Stallions Bonus Bonanza (WSBB) Championship takes center stage on Saturday, 12 October at the popular Fresno race track. The WSBB Series has provided a new outlet for many racing…

Photos and Results from Newbury, UK, DIAR Races

DIAR day at Newbury, UK, with results and photos30 July 2019, Newbury, UK ~ 28 July 2019 was a sunny and warm racing day at the Newbury racetrack with a crowd estimated at 20,000 enjoying the free entry, many side contests including best dressed, drawings for prizes including a car…and of course, the horse racing.…

Abu Dhabi Launches Four Competitions at ADIHEX 2019

The Search is on for the Best Inventors, Artists, Poets and Photographers22 July 2019, Abu Dhabi ~ The Higher Organizing Committee of the Abu Dhabi International Hunting and Equestrian Exhibition (ADIHEX) has announced the launch of a series of competitions in hunting and falconry innovations, poetry, art and photography that will take place during the…

Madjani (2000-2019)

Shadwell is sad to announce the death of one of its most respected Arabian stallions, MADJANI  15 April 2019 ~ The son of TIDJANI was bred in France from a very successful family with Tunisian roots that has produced many successful racehorses, such as AL JAKBAR, TORNADOR, NOUR THABET and AL SAKBA. MADJANI started his…

Shadwell Stud Announces 2019 Arabian Breeding Stallions

Shadwell Arabian Stallions roster welcomes new stallion, Manark4 December 2018, UK ~ MANARK (MAHABB) will start his stallion career in 2019. Bred in France by Haras de Mandore, MANARK won impressively on debut at three. His trainer, Damien de Watrigant, commented: “MANARK showed a lot of natural speed and was very precocious. He was always…

Gary Capewell Receives Qatar Racing and Equestrian Award

Commentator Capewell takes Qatar Racing and Equestrian Arabian Award at the 2018 Horserace Writers & Photographers Derby Awards Generously sponsored by the Qatar Racing & Equestrian Club

Capewell has now called over 1,000 Arabian racesThe Arabian Racing Organisation (UK) announced an award for race commentator, Gary Capewell, who has been presented with the coveted Qatar Racing and Equestrian Award at the 2018 Horserace Writers & Photographers Derby Awards at London’s Royal Lancaster Hotel on Monday 3 December 2018. Following a unanimous decision,…

Peslier Jockey Blood Continues Success With Megane Peslier

Megane Peslier winning on Hind

26 October 2018, Toulouse, France ~ Rijm, under Julian Auge, won the Sheikh Zayed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan French Arabian Breeders’ Challenge Group 1 in Toulouse, France, on Wednesday, 24 October 2018. Group 1 Sheikh Zayed Cup – French Arabian Breeders Classic Rijm, guided by Julian Auge, and Al Mouwaffak under Jean-Bernard Eyquem (both by…

Madjestic Noses Out Nevour Say Never For Fresno Win

Madjestic

Final race of the 2018 California season14 October 2018, Fresno, California, USA ~ Madjestic under Francisco Monroy emerged the winner in a photo finish with Nevour Say Never to win in the 14 October 2018 Maiden Championship in Fresno, California. After an unhurried start in the 6 Furlong race led out the gate by Skeedaddle,…

Gutierrez Strikes on Elmanara De Carrere at Tarbes, France

HH Sheikha Fatima Apprentice Race in Tarbes14 October 2018, Tarbes, France ~ Spain’s apprentice jockey Alejandra Gutierrez confirmed that the Tarbes racecourse here in France was a lucky one for her. The 24-year-old, last year’s (2017) winner of the HH Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak World Apprentice Championship in Tarbes, struck once again and this time…

Prix Fleur D’Avril in Tarbes, France, to Feature Apprentice Jockey Championship Leg

Spain’s Gutierrez aims to repeat 2017 win13 October, Tarbes, France ~ Spanish Apprentice jockey Alejandra Gutierrez, last year’s 2017 winner of the HH Sheikha Fatima Apprentice World Apprentice Championship race in Tarbes, France, will be looking to repeat that feat and qualify for this year’s final to be held in Abu Dhabi in November 2018.…

Thamaraat Wins, Pettis Looking Good for Jockey Championship Title

Will Pettis and Charlie Price vie for 2018 top jockey title28 September 2018, Lingfield Park, UK ~ Tuesday 25 September 2018, saw a return to Lingfield Park for the Rossdales Veterinary Surgeons Amateur Riders Handicap Stakes for horses rated up to 85 over one mile four furlongs. Things did not go according to plan at…

Wolverhampton Proves Good for Saleemah’s Run

Wolverhampton

27 September 2018, Wolverhampton, UK ~ Wolverhampton on Saturday night, 22 September 2018, saw a huge local Black Country crowd turn-up for a well-supported nine race card and ARO was there. The Arabian Racing Organisation Amateur Riders Handicap Stakes for horses rated up to 110 attracted a field of nine runners going to post for…

Racing Festival Grabs Attention at ADIHEX

In front of the Welcome Attraction

Festival’s innovative stand proves huge attraction 26 September, 2018, Abu Dhabi, UAE ~ The 16th edition of the Abu Dhabi International Hunting and Equestrian Exhibition (ADIHEX) opened in the capital city of Abu Dhabi, UAE, at the Abu Dhabi Exhibition Center (ADNEC) on Tuesday, 25 September 2018, and immediately began to entrance guests and patrons.…

Davies Wins US Leg of HH Sheikha Lateefa Bint Mansoor Bin Zayed Al Nahyan International Pony Championship

Teddy Davis

Davies qualifies for final in Abu Dhabi25 September 2018, Lexington, Kentucky, USA ~ Maryland’s Teddy Davies became the ninth youngster to qualify for the final of the HH Sheikh Mansoor Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Arabian Horse Flat Racing Festival’s HH Sheikha Lateefa Bint Mansoor Bin Zayed Al Nahyan International Pony Championship series to be…

Sheikh Mansoor Festival Supports Equestrian Hall at ADIHEX

24 September 2018, Abu Dhabi, UAE ~ The 16th edition of the annual Abu Dhabi International Hunting and Equestrian Exhibition, ADIHEX, will be held from 25-29 September 2018, at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC). Held under the patronage of Sheikh Hamdan Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Ruler’s Representative in Al Dhafra Region and Chairman…

Dream Pearl Three for Three in Emirates Breeders California Gold Rush Handicap

Dream Pearl Emirates Breeders 23 Sept 18

“Dream Pearl and Sand Victor have been knocking it out all year”24 September 2018, Los Alamitos, California ~ Dream Pearl triumphed over rival Sand Victor to win as southern California hosted the third and final leg of the Emirates Breeders California Gold Rush Handicap at Los Alamitos race track on 23 September 2018. The 7…

Lightning Bolt Wins Sheikh Zayed Cup at Duindigt

Another win for Dutch connections in HH Sheikh Mansoor Festival race24 September 2018, Duindigt, The Netherlands ~ Trainer Karin van den Bos and owner Landgoed Waterland once again took the limelight while Italian jockey Ilaria Saggiomo snagged the ladies event as two more races in the HH Sheikh Mansoor Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Arabian…

Dream Pearl Wins Emirates Breeders California Gold Rush Stakes

Pleasanton, California Arabian racesEmirates Breeders California Gold Rush Stakes at Pleasanton, California 7 July 2018. Congratulations to winner Dream Pearl under Pedro Terrero. 2. Sand Victor, 3.RB Hot Risk.

ARO Grand Finale at Chelmsford City Racecourse Gives James Owen Four Winners

16 September 2018, Chelmsford City Racecourse, UK ~ The Chelmsford City Racecourse team met ARO on 16 September 2018, with their usual fantastic welcome for a fourth return, this time celebrating the 2018 season finale. The James Owen Stable was also back in flying form with a haul of 4 winners from the 7 race…

E.A.R.A Honors Jockeys at Dinner and a Movie at Delaware Park

Jockey Jose A Garcia holding portrait he received at EARA dinner (with Uptown Sandy Girl connections )

18 September 2018, Delaware Race Park, USA ~ The Eastern Arabian Racing Alliance (EARA) put the emphasis on jockeys, honoring them at the EARA dinner and movie party on the evening of 1 September 2018, at the White Clay Creek Country Club at Delaware Park. The event was attended by over 80 people where six…

Akoya Strikes Again for Van den Bos, Waterland, at Chilivani, Italy

Akoya winning the Sheikh Zayed Cup in Italy

HH Sheikh Mansoor Festival races in Italy16 September 2018, Ozieri, Italy ~ There is no stopping the winning combination of trainer Karin van den Bos and owner Landgoed Waterland in the HH Sheikh Mansoor Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Arabian Horse Flat Racing Festival’s races. The latest in a series of wins for the pair…

Djehlbi Demolishes Field in Warwick Race Track, Australia

Wathba Stallions Cup at Warwick race track in Queensland, Australia15 September 2018, Warwick, Australia ~ Djehlbi dominated the filed, registering a 30-length victory in the HH Sheikh Mansoor Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Arabian Horse Flat Racing Festival’s Wathba Stallions Cup held at the Warwick race track in Queensland, Australia, on Saturday, 15 September 2018.…

HH Sheikh Mansoor Festival to Stage Three Races in Italy

Races to be run on Saturday 15 September at L’Chilivani racecourse 14 September 2018, Ozieri, Italy – The L’Chilivani racecourse located in the hamlet of Chilivani in the municipality of Ozieri, Italy, will host three races under the umbrella of the HH Sheikh Mansoor Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Arabian Horse Flat Racing Festival on…

Rohaut Relishing Rajeh Renewing Rivalry with Rodess du Loup

The President of UAE Group 1 PA (UK Arabian Derby) on Saturday 15 September 14 September 2018, Doncaster Racecourse ~ The President of the UAE Cup (UK Arabian Derby) Group 1 PA will be run at Doncaster Racecourse on Saturday 15 September 2018, as part of the celebrated St Leger Festival, the biggest race day…

Walker Snatches Victory on Insignia at Lingfield Meet

Lingfield Race 9 September

6 September 2018, Lingfield Park, UK ~ It was the first time back at Lingfield Park racecourse for the Arabian Racing Organisation for some time and ARO were met with a very warm reception from everyone at this lovely Surrey track. The race result was something of a family affair for reigning champion trainer James…

FEI World Equestrian Games ™ Tryon 2018 in North Carolina Welcomes Endurance as First Discipline

Endurance will be the first competition of the 54 Nations for the first week’s medals 4 September 2018, Tryon, North Carolina, USA ~ They’re going to be dancing and prancing, jogging and spinning, jumping, galloping and giving it everything they’ve got when the horses and athletes in the first four disciplines take centre stage at…

Ireland’s Walsh strikes on Akoya for Trainer Van den Bos

HH Sheikha Fatima Apprentice race in Copenhagen3 September 2018, Copenhagen, Denmark ~ Ireland’s Apprentice jockey Eoin Walsh scored a narrow win on the Dutch-trained Akoya in the Danish leg of the HH Sheikh Mansoor Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Arabian Horse Flat Racing Festival’s HH Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak Apprentice World Championship series race on…

Rennie Runs Away with New Zealand HH Sheikha Lateefa Bint Mansoor Pony Championship Race

HH Sheikha Lateefa Bint Mansoor Al Nahyan International Pony championship race2 September 2018, Hastings, New Zealand ~ Caitlin Rennie from the Palmerston North Pony Club won the HH Sheikh Mansoor Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Arabian Horse Flat Racing Festival’s HH Sheikha Lateefa Bint Mansoor Bin Zayed Al Nahyan International Pony championship race held on…

The President of the UAE Cup Group 1 PA Resumes at Doncaster

PRES UAE CUP UK

French trainers field a force of five August 2018, Doncaster Racecourse, UK ~ A race of Gallic intent looks to land at Doncaster Racecourse for The President of the UAE Cup Group 1 PA on Saturday 15 September 2018. Supplementary entries are yet to close. The President of the UAE Cup (UK Arabian Derby) will…