Monthly Archive for: ‘November, 2016’

Rose Tree Pulls Away in Blue Mountain Juvenile Fillies

Blue Mountain: Rose Tree pulls away Rose Tree improved her record to 2 for 2 by winning the $100,000 Blue Mountain Juvenile Fillies for trainer Jonathan Sheppard. Rose Tree advanced outside horses on the far turn of the six-furlong race for Pennsylvania-bred 2-year-old fillies, then took the lead from front-running Ianthe nearing the furlong pole and drew off to win …

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Pennsylvania breeders awards funds being released

HARRISBURG, Pa. — More than 300 thoroughbred horse breeders who have been awaiting award payments since February will soon see those payments restored after Governor Tom Wolf signed reforms to the state’s Breeding Fund, according to Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding. The bill was signed on Oct. 28. Among other things, House Bill 2303, now Act 115, which was sponsored by …

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PHBA Donates Award for Plantation Field Horse Trials Thoroughbred Series

Unionville, PA — November 8, 2016 — Kerri Healy’s Pinazola is the 2016 winner of Plantation Field Horse Trials Thoroughbred Series and will claim $5,000.00 in prize money. Conceived by long time Plantation Field Equestrian Events (PFEE) supporter Kathleen Crompton, the series is conducted over six horse trials at which Thoroughbreds can gain points for the annual award. Pinazola is a …

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Finest City holds off Wavell Avenue in Breeders’ Cup Filly and Mare Sprint

ARCADIA, Calif. – Ian Kruljac has won four races as a trainer, all with Finest City. The latest and easily the most important victory came Saturday when Finest City ran the race of her life – as Kruljac had promised – when pulling an 8-1 upset in the $1 million Filly and Mare Sprint at Santa Anita.  Always in the …

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