Tag Archive for Thoroughbred Racing

Injured Jockey Moved

RUIDOSO DOWNS, New Mexico (June 6, 2015) – Jockey Cody Jensen, who was injured in a Saturday morning training accident, will be transported today to the University of New Mexico Hospital in Albuquerque, according to Jensen’s agent Donnie Stewart.            …

Houston Track Will Wrap its Thoroughbred Meet This weekend

SHRP Official Track Photo

HOUSTON, (SHRP) – Competitive battles are taking place for the leading jockey, trainer and owner honors at Sam Houston Race Park with just four days remaining in the 2015 Thoroughbred racing season. Veteran jockey Deshawn Parker is on top with 49…

Thoroughbred Assn. Pleads Horsemen Come to its Aid

SHRP Finish Line Shot 4 inch 72

AUSTIN, (TTA) – Last year, at the request of Texas horsemen, the Texas Racing Commission   proposed draft rules to regulate and implement pari-mutuel wagering on historical races.  The proposed rules were published in the Texas Register and over 13,000 comments,…

Developer Signs Long Term Agreement with NY/NJ to Develop Animal Digs at JFK

World’s First Comprehensive Animal Handling and Intelligent Air Cargo Facility NEW YORK, NY (Ark Development) – ARK Development, LLC, an affiliate of leading real estate company Racebrook Capital, announced today it has signed a 30-year lease with the Port Authority of…

Lone Star Park Reades for Season’s Biggest Day

Lone Star Park Gate for Web

LONE STAR PARK TAKES MEASURES TO ASSURE INTEGRITY OF THE SPORT FOR SEASON’S RICHEST RACE   GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas (LONE STAR PARK) – In the days leading up to Lone Star Park’s richest race of the season, the Grade 1…