Monthly Archives: January 2017

MAKER’S MARK SECRETARIAT CENTER ACHIEVES MILESTONE ADOPTION RECORD IN 2016

62 Retired Racehorses Embark on Their New Careers Photo by Susanna Thomas   Lexington, KY. January 4, 2017 – Maker’s Mark Secretariat Center (MMSC) topped off 2016 with sweet success by celebrating their best year yet!  In 2016 MMSC placed a…

Para-Dressage Riders Looking Forward to Wellington Show Season and Learning Opportunities in 2017

Para-Dressage Symposium with FEI 3* Dressage and FEI 4* Para Dressage Judge Kristi Wysocki and U.S. Para-Dressage Chef d’Equipe Kai Handt January 22-24. By: Lindsay Y. McCall Wellington, Florida – January 5, 2017 – A new year kicks-off to another…

Hollow Creek Farm Presents Under 25 Grand Prix Series

Emanuel Andrade, 20, of Venezuela will compete in the Hollow Creek Farm Under 25 Grand Prix Series at the 2017 Winter Equestrian Festival in Wellington, FL.  Photo by Starting Gate Communications Wellington, Florida – Hollow Creek Farm will present the…

Rare Opportunity to Learn From Olympic Champion Isabell Werth at the 2017 FEI World Cup™ Finals in Omaha

Rare Opportunity to Learn From Olympic Champion Isabell Werth  at the 2017 FEI World Cup™ Finals in Omaha Most Decorated Dressage Rider in Olympic History to Headline  ‘Dressage Showcase’ Exhibition Omaha, Nebraska – January 5, 2017– Isabell Werth of Germany, the most…

2016 Paint racing champions thunder to victory

FORT WORTH—The 2016 racing season was one for the record books, as colorful Paints dashed to the finish line with their tenacious jockeys aboard. It takes a village to raise a champion running horse, though, and APHA’s racing program makes…

Dutch Masters III Among Inductees Into Ruidoso Racehorse Hall of Fame

RUIDOSO DOWNS, New Mexico (January 5, 2017) – Prolific owner and breeder Dutch Masters III headed by Dr. James Streelman – is among the four inductees into the 2017 class of the Ruidoso Downs Racehorse Hall of Fame. Every year,…

Germany’s Daniel Deusser new world number one in Longines Rankings

Germany’s Daniel Deusser jumps to the top of the Longines rankings (FEI/Dirk Caremans) Germany’s Daniel Deusser goes into 2017 as the new world number one in the Longines rankings, overtaking fellow-countryman Christian Ahlmann who has enjoyed a lengthy period in…

Polo Professional Jeff Blake Becomes Newest American Equus Chosen Rider

Wellington, Fla. – Jan. 4, 2017 – Innovative stirrup manufacturer, American Equus, added another world class equestrian to its growing list of Chosen riders over the holiday season, polo professional, Jeff Blake. Blake (6 goals) who resides in Wellington, Fla,…

Florida Gold Coast Quarter Horse Circuit Crowns Season With Sensational Show

Tampa, FL – January 2, 2017 – The Florida Gold Coast Quarter Horse Circuit ended its season with a sensational event at the Bob Thomas Equestrian Center at the Florida State Fairgrounds. Managed by Mark Harrell Horse Shows, top Quarter Horses and exhibitors came from Maine…