Month: October 2020Page 2 of 57

Debate as 150 top riders unite against plans to ban top hats *H&H Plus*

A petition has been sent to the FEI asking for the ban on top hats, which comes into force next year, to be rethought. H&H speaks to riders…

Sailor Boden Named 2020 USDF Youth Volunteer of the Year

Lexington, KY (October 30, 2020) – The United States Dressage Federation? (USDF) is pleased to announce that Sailor Boden, of …

SATURDAY IS PHOBLOG DAY!

Today I work… but I hear we are not as heavily booked as usual, so it may be a lighter day! HERE WE GO! Gorgeous wild one I…

PETA Buys Stock in Racetracks

PETA’s proposals will affect Mountaineer Casino, Racetrack & Resort and Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races, JACK Thistledown Racino, Belterra Park Gaming, and Hollywood Gaming at Mahoning Valley…

Costanzo Named Racing Secretary at Gulfstream Park

Costanzo, a native of Chicago who has worked in the racing office since 2009, had served as stakes coordinator at Gulfstream for five years before becoming assistant racing…

Thoroughbred Owner Cohen Approved to Become Mets’ Owner

Steve Cohen, a partner in Sol Kumin’s various Thoroughbred ownership groups, received approval  Oct. 30 from Major League Baseball owners to become the owner of the New York…

Emerald Downs Concludes Safe Meet With Record Handle

Emerald Downs concluded its 38-day 2020 racing season with record average daily handle. The track’s 25th season was conducted with strict COVID-19 protocols and without spectators.

On Racing: Breeders’ Cup Master Mott Back for No. 32

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The Dressage Foundation Announces 2020 Multiple Grant Recipients

Lincoln, NE. – Oct. 30, 2020 – Over the last few weeks, The Dressage Foundation (TDF) is has announce recipients for several of their grant opportunities. Check out…

Arizona Retired to Coolmore’s Castlehyde Stud

Last year’s Coventry Stakes (G2) winner Arizona has been retired and will stand at Coolmore’s Castlehyde Stud for 2021, the operation revealed Oct. 30.