Geneseo students learn about local tie to horse racing – Quad-Cities Online

Quad-Cities Online Geneseo students learn about local tie to horse racingQuad-Cities Online"If my grandson wants to be a race horse driver, he could use the same colors.” Ms. Bumann said she regrets not trying to follow in her father's footsteps. Despite the decline of harness racing opportunities in Illinois, she said she's tried to instill […]

New race season exciting for local trainer – Truro Daily News

Truro Daily News New race season exciting for local trainerTruro Daily News“Yes, the people involved with harness racing, from around the track, are quite enthused about the opening of the season,” George Rennison, 38, a Truro trainer, said. “We're a little short on horses this early in the year but hopefully we'll keep …and more » […]

Log InRegister – CBS Local

CBS Local Log InRegisterCBS LocalJohnston said people from the Horseracing Hall of Fame in Goshen, New York, visited to check out some items. He said they were looking at bidding on a 1952 starting gate from Balmoral. Horseracing began at Balmoral Park 90 years ago, when it was called …and more » harness horse racing – Google […]

James Siegelman trainee wins local debut

Real Illusion (Real Desire) extended his win streak to three on Saturday night as the six year old harness racing pacer handled the step up into the Winners Over at Saratoga Casino and Raceway…. Harnesslink

Wilder, Kahrig visit local elementary school

Driver Mike Wilder and trainer Spencer Kahrig took time out of their hectic schedules on Thursday morning (March 3), volunteering their time to read to a classroom of kids at Trinity North elementary school in Washington, Pa. … Harnesslink

Local Horse Racing Gets Short-Term Committment – Local Horse Racing Gets Short-Term CommittmentBlackburnNews.comTom Bain, Mark Williams and Paul Branton at the Leamington Raceway Announcement. June 30, 2014. (Photo by Trevor Thompson). Those involved in the local harness horse racing industry are feeling a little bit better about their future in the region after … harness horse racing – Google News

House Panel Passes Gambling Deal – CBS Local

CBS Local House Panel Passes Gambling DealCBS LocalThe bill, amended to include the compact, would also decouple harness and quarter-horse races but would keep thoroughbred racing at Gulfstream Park and Tampa Bay Downs. The proposal would also allow slots in Palm Beach County and at a new facility …House committee votes to expand gambling, ratify […]

Horseracing handicap chief’s ‘three bad days’ caused unprecedented local scandal – Horseracing handicap chief's 'three bad days' caused unprecedented local top racing official caught betting on local races has been fined and disqualified from racetracks for 10 months. Suspended thoroughbred handicapper Dennis Quirke made a net gain of barely $300 after betting on 14 local races. On Friday, he was fined …and more » harness horse […]

Local farm hosts standard bred legend – West Lorne Chronicle

Local farm hosts standard bred legendWest Lorne ChronicleOne of the fastest standard bred horses ever is at a Dutton farm on stallion duty. Warrawee Needy owned by Mark Ford of New York is at Mac Lilley Farms on Chalmers Line. He is the winner of 29 races and $1.29 million. He is described in racing […]

Tamworth harness racing track DA due by March: HRNSW CEO – ABC Local

Tamworth harness racing track DA due by March: HRNSW CEOABC LocalPlanning is on track for a new harness racing facility in Tamworth and a development application should be submitted by March next year, according to the Chief Executive of Harness Racing New South Wales, John Dumesny. My Dumesny and other …and more » harness horse racing – […]