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Arabian Racing Association of California 2015 Award Winners

The Arabian Racing Association of California held their annual Meeting and Awards Banquet on 27 February 2016, honoring top horses, trainers, owners and jockeys for 2015 at Harris Ranch in Coalinga, California. Congratulations to 2015 ARAC Award Winners: Leading Trainer: Helen Shelley Leading Owner: Warren Shelley Leading Breeder: Sam Vasquez Leading Jockey: Pedro Flores Champion…

Wathba Stud Farm Cup Race Winners In California

4 October 2014, California ~ Two of the last Wathba Stud Farm Cup races of the season took place in California and the breeding of Burning Sand topped the charts. Congratulations to: By Golly Its Hot (Fresno, 4 October), and One Hot Chick, (Stockton, 27 September) Wathba Stud Farm Cup Fresno, 4 October 3rd race 6…

Valiant Boy SBFAR wins Zayed Cup in Los Angeles

21 September 2014, California ~ Valiant Boy SBFAR (Darweesh) is the latest superstar of purebred Arabian racing in the US. Bred by His Highness Sheikh Tahnoon bin Zayed Al Nahyan in France, the 6-year-year old grey scored an astounding victory in the first running of the HH Sheikh Mansoor bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Arabian…

Wathba Stud Farm Updates in California

April 14, 2013, Sacramento ~ The Arabian Racing Association of California (ARAC) has announced a change for the Wathba Stud Farm Cup Series, 2013. The race scheduled for August 17, 2013 has been moved to July 20, 2013 in Sacramento.  Susan Willis, ARAC Director of Wathba Stud Farm Cup races said, “Besides being the Capitol…

California proudly hosts the first HH Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan Cup Race GR III

  June 23, 2012, Pleasanton, California ~The Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan Cup Grade III, run Saturday at the Alameda County Fair in Pleasanton, California, was another successful page in the book of owner/trainer Helen Shelley and for Burning Sand babies. Her first and second wins with Sand De Wind followed by Qjuick Sand…