california racing

Report: Trainer Ellis Seeks One-Day Reduction In Suspension To Save Stable

Lawyers for Ron Ellis have submitted a proposal to have the trainer’s recent 60-day suspension cut back to 59 days for the purpose of keeping his stable intact, according to a report at bloodhorse.com. Under California rules, a 60-day suspension requires a stable be disbanded. Attorney Steve Schwartz told the Blood-Horse the purpose of the […]

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CHRB: Distribution Of San Luis Rey Donations A Primary Concern

The California Horse Racing Board conducted its regular meeting Thursday, December 14, at Los Alamitos Race Course. Chairman Chuck Winner presided. Vice Chairman Madeline Auerbach and Commissioners Jesse Choper, Fred Maas, Araceli Ruano and Alex Solis also were in attendance. The audio of this entire Board meeting is available on the CHRB Website (www.chrb.ca.gov) under […]

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The Friday Show Presented By Cal Racing Cares: What Now For California Racing?

It’s been one of the most devastating weeks one can imagine for horse racing, in particular, California’s equine industry. The massive outpouring of support and assistance in recent days reminds us how tight-knit and collaborative this sport can be. But with the at least temporary loss of stabling at San Luis Rey Downs and tragic […]

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Allred Forging Ahead With Revised Rezoning Plan For Los Alamitos

In the fall of 2016, the residents of Cypress, California, rejected a ballot proposal that would allow Los Alamitos Race Course to be rezoned for a mixed-use community of homes and shopping areas. The proposal was defeated, with 51.1 percent of residents rejecting the plan. Now, one year later, Dr. Edward Allred, the owner of […]

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Del Mar: Prat, Miller Reign As Bing Crosby Meet Champions

Peter Miller won the training title for the third time in the four Bing Crosby Fall meetings at Del Mar and Flavien Prat secured the jockey championship as the season came to an end Sunday. Miller’s 19 victories were more than double that of runner-up Phil D’Amato, who won three times on closing day to […]

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Santa Anita Offering Reduced Pricing For Box Seats For Upcoming Winter/Spring Meet

Fans will have plenty to celebrate the day after Christmas, Dec. 26, as Santa Anita Park’s 2017-18 Winter/Spring Meet will open with fans being treated to an abundance of world class racing as well as reduced prices in the track’s coveted Box Seat area. Located on the Mezzanine level of the track’s iconic Grandstand, the […]

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Report: Golden Gate To No Longer Stay Open As Auxiliary Stabling Site

The Stronach Group indicated that it will no longer keep Golden Gate Fields open as an auxiliary stabling facility during the fair racing season in 2018. The BloodHorse reports that Tim Ritvo, the chief operating officer for The Stronach Group, made the announcement during a meeting of the California Horse Racing Board Nov. 16. In the past, […]

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Torrie Horses Connect Breeders’ Cup With Del Mar Art Scene

The Breeders’ Cup has come and gone from Del Mar, but life-sized replicas of the “Torrie horse” that sits atop the series’ trophies are still sprinkled around San Diego County. CNN reports about 20 fiberglass Torrie horses were distributed to local artists ahead of the Breeders’ Cup in a campaign called ‘Art of the Horse.’ […]

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Trevor Denman Headed For Southern California Sports Broadcasters Hall Of Fame

Iconic horse racing announcer Trevor Denman will become one of two new members of the Southern California Sports Broadcasters Hall of Fame when he is inducted at the 27th annual SCSB Awards Luncheon on Jan. 22, 2018, at Lakeside Golf Club in Toluca Lake. The other inductee will be longtime Laker TV commentator Stu Lantz. He and Denman will become […]

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Caledonia Road Upsets In Juvenile Fillies, Gives Nicks First Breeders’ Cup Win

Caledonia Road gave trainer Ralph Nicks his first career Breeders’ Cup victory in the Grade 1 Juvenile Fillies on Saturday, drawing off late challengers under Mike Smith with odds of 17-1. Smith, who has won the Juvenile Fillies twice, kept the filly off a hot early pace set by Moonshine Memories and lingered near the […]

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