Tag Archive for Quarter Horse Racing

2017 All American Triple Crown Nominations Due On January 15

            RUIDOSO DOWNS, New Mexico (January 6, 2016) – The initial payment of $250 for foals of 2015 to be nominated to the 2017 All American Triple Crown at Ruidoso Downs is due on January 15.             The total money…

Horse Racing in Jeopardy in Texas

TTA MEMBER ACTION ALERT! We have learned that if funding is not received by November 1, the Texas Racing Commission will begin the process of shutting down the agency. Please call your elected representatives and the members of the Legislative…

Apollitical Blood Dominates $2.3M All American Derby

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RUIDOSO DOWNS, New Mexico (September 6, 2015) – Rancho El Cabresto, Inc. Apollitical Blood made the fifth time the charm when he won the Grade 1, $2,378,383 All American Derby and favored Kiss My Hocks suffered from a horrid start…

Jockeys and Horses Set for the All American

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For All American Futurity and Derby RUIDOSO DOWNS, New Mexico (September 3, 2015) – The post positions were set and the jockeys were announced for the Grade 1, $3 million All American Futurity and the Grade 1, $2.3 million All…

Another Shot at All American for Elderly Owner

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Derrol Hubbard Gives Half of His Portion Of First Valiant Sign To Father R.D. Hubbard RUIDOSO DOWNS, New Mexico (August 25, 2015) – Calling it the “honor of a lifetime,” First Valiant Sign’s co-owner Derrol Hubbard has given half of…

Gross Sales Surpass $2 Million, Ruidoso QH Sale Topper at $60,000

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RUIDOSO DOWNS, New Mexico (August 22, 2012) – A $60,000 sale-topping colt led the way during the quarter horse section of the New Mexico-bred Yearling Sale that broke the $2 million mark on Friday night at Ruidoso Downs. It was…

Ruidoso Upset at 17-1

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Queen Catherine Pulls Off 17-1 Upset In John Deere Ruidoso Juvenile Challenge RUIDOSO DOWNS, New Mexico (August 1, 2015) – Hay Racing’s Queen Catherine won the shake for the 10th and final qualifying spot and made the most of her…