Stallions on Parade

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Journeyman Stud held its Annual Stallion Show on  Saturday, January 17. A large crowd enjoyed a catered lunch and viewed Journeyman’s nine stallions—Awesome of Course, Cool Coal Man, Cyber Secret, Exclusive Quality, Hear No Evil, Indy Wind, J P’s Gusto, Kiss the Kid and Winslow Homer.    

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MTRA Hosts Volunteer Appreciation Banquet

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In recent years, more and more retired Thoroughbred organizations have appeared, trying to make sure our retired athletes have a forever home and purpose. Eventing, Hunter/Jumpers and Dressage are some of the more visible ways the public sees our retired racehorses displaying their new found job. MTRA (Marion Therapeutic Riding…

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Florida Cup Day

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April 6th marked an important day for Florida racing when Tampa Bay Downs hosted its 11th annual Florida Cup Day, a showcase day for Florida breds. The connections of Tampa Bay Downs created six stake races to be contested the first Saturday of April. Three races would be contested on…

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A Weekend Can Change Everything

Thoroughbred racing is a sport where horses can quickly come in and out of fashion.  A weekend of racing can make all of the difference in a stallion’s career.  Should his progeny (a term used to describe the stallions offspring) perform well on the race tracks, by Monday morning the…

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