Brayan Pena’s Four-Win Day Moves Him Into Running For Los Al Riding Title

Brayan Pena reached a personal milestone Thursday at Los Alamitos, winning four races in one day for the first time in his career, putting him in a first-place tie with Evin Roman for the riding lead. Each has 11 wins with three days left in the L.A. County Fair Meet at Los Al that ends Sunday. “I won three at Fresno when […]

Handel: We Need To End Slaughter Of American Equines

U.S. Congress will be deciding whether or not to fund USDA inspections of horse slaughter facilities Throughout history, horses have worked alongside us as companions and partners in work, war and sport; they are living symbols of our nation’s spirit. We have the honor and duty to protect them, which is why I am imploring […]

Filly By Gio Ponti Tops Friday Session Of Keeneland September Yearling Sale

A filly by Gio Ponti sold for $115,000 to John Brocklebank, agent for R 3 Stable, to be the top price during Friday’s penultimate session of Keeneland‘s September Yearling Sale. Brocklebank, signing on behalf of R 3 Stable, was the session’s leading buyer, purchasing two horses for $136,000. Keeneland sold 159 yearlings Friday for a […]

Applications For T.I.P. Youth Ambassador Program Due Oct. 1

The Jockey Club Thoroughbred Incentive Program (T.I.P.) Youth Ambassador Program applications are due October 1. Introduced in 2016, the T.I.P. Youth Ambassador Program selects 12 Youth Ambassadors on an annual basis to positively represent T.I.P. and the Thoroughbred breed. The goal of the T.I.P. Youth Ambassador Program is to promote participation in T.I.P. with the […]