AMARILLO, TX—AUGUST 14, 2020—The American Quarter Horse Association released the following ruling for a horse who competed in 2019 and 2020 "Stakes Races" that required disqualifications due to medication positives.
  • RELENTLESS DOLL has been disqualified from 3rd place in the Black Gold 350 Futurity race held on September 22, 2019 due to a medication violation for Albuterol. Uncle Eds Idea was moved to third.
  • TOMMY THE TRAIN has been disqualified from 2nd place in the OQHRA Fall Classic Stakes race held on September 27, 2019 due to a medication violation for Albuterol. The official top three order of finish for the OQHRA Fall Classic Stakes is now 1st Rock About You; 2nd Born To B Bad and 3rd Jessie Marie.
  • FAST DASH HONDO CAT has been disqualified from 10th place in the Old South Derby race held on July ...



GRANDE PRAIRIE, ALB—AUGUST 13, 2020—Free Thought, the current world record Quarter Horse for consecutive wins, will look to extend that record on Saturday when he faces four rivals in the $6,900 Evergreen Park Distance Stakes (not blacktype) at Evergreen Park. Installed as the 3-1 morning-line favorite in the 770 yard event, Free Thought will look to score his 18th consecutive win. The last time he failed to enter the winner's circle after a race was June 4, 2017 when he was a troubled sixth in an Allowance effort at Lethbridge. Free Thought set the American Quarter Horse world record last August (2019) when he won his 16th consecutive race, a 770-yard gallop on the dirt at Century Downs in Balzac, just north of Calgary. ...


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DALLAS, TX—AUGUST 13, 2020—StallioneSearch.com continues its newest format of Quarter Horse racing news with the release of episode 7 of the new podcast talk-show on StallioneSearch entitled "QH Racing Talk With Greg and Freddy." Episode 7 on StallioneSearch features a discussion with some of the hottest trainers in all of Quarter Horse ...



PHOENIX, AZ—AUGUST 13, 2020—According to an article published today on the Daily Racing Form website, the owner of Turf Paradise told the Arizona Racing Commission during a teleconference meeting today (Thursday) that the track will not run its scheduled 2020-21 race meet, citing the coronavirus pandemic. ...



GRAND PRAIRIE, TX—AUGUST 12, 2020—Sustaining payments for the 2020 $400,000-est. Dash For Cash Futurity(G2) and the $200,000-est. Dash For Cash Derby(G2) are due Saturday (August 15). CLICK HERE. Horsemen and women must pay $500 to sustain their entries for ...



CLAREMORE, OK—AUGUST 12, 2020—The following condition of entry for stakes races will be implemented at Will Rogers Downs for the upcoming 2020 Quarter Horse, Paint and Appaloosa meet. ALL stakes horses will be required to be hair tested prior to entry! Negative test results must be provided within 45 days prior to race day (trials date ...



EVANSTON, WY—AUGUST 12, 2020—With live racing handle equaling and most days surpassing the prior year, Wyoming Downs wraps up a surprisingly successful 2020 season this weekend as one of the few tracks in the country operating with spectators. Reflecting on the nearly concluded season Frank Lamb, Director of Government Affairs put it this ...



HOBBS, NM—AUGUST 11, 2020—Due to the effects of the global COVID-19 pandemic, the fall meet at Zia Park, scheduled to run 54 days beginning September 21 and running through December 22, is uncertain. New Mexico Horsemen’s Association Executive Director Richard Erhard met via telecom with Chris McErlean, Vice President of racing at Penn ...



LAKE CHARLES, LA—AUGUST 11, 2020—Louisiana horseman Elliot Clark, Sr., who raced champion and legendary sire Mr Jess Perry, died Saturday (August 8) in Opelousas, Louisiana due to complications from COVID-19. He was 84. Clark, who was born on February 17, 1936 in Iowa, Louisiana, was raised in Lake Charles, Louisiana and resided in the state his entire life. The father of seven children got started in horse racing when his in-laws at the time giving him his first race horse named Nancy C. Clark rose to prominence in the Quarter Horse racing ...



OKLAHOMA CITY, OK—AUGUST 11, 2020—Final payments for the 2020 Oklahoma Quarter Horse Association $175,000-est. Quarter Horse Mystery Futurity and the $75,000-est. Quarter Horse Mystery Derby, to be held at Will Rogers Downs, are due Saturday (Aug. 15). Nominated Quarter Horse foals of 2018 must pay a final payment of $200 to remain eligible ...



SHAKOPOEE, MN—AUGUST 10, 2020—Canterbury Park’s Tuesday racing program, 12 races exclusive to quarter horses, features the $86,900 Mystic Lake Northlands Futurity, $49,775 Canterbury Park Quarter Horse Derby, $30,000 Bob Morehouse Stakes and $20,000 Northlands Juvenile (see related story). Post time for the first race is 4:30 p.m. (CDT). The Northlands Futurity, being run for the 33rd time, will be the sixth race and offers the richest quarter horse purse of the meet. Leading trainer Jason Olmstead qualified six of the 10 ...



OPELOUSAS, LA–AUGUST 9, 2020–StallioneSearch concludes its coverage of the 2020 LQHBA Yearling Sale at the Equine Sales Company pavilion in Opelousas, Louisiana.

On this episode, StallioneSearch.com was on hand to capture video of the top four selling yearlings from the second- session of the 2020 yearling since, including the ...



OPELOUSAS, LA–AUGUST 8, 2020–StallioneSearch begins its coverage of the 2020 LQHBA Yearling Sale at the Equine Sales Company pavilion in Opelousas, Louisiana.

On this episode, StallioneSearch.com was on hand to capture video of the top selling yearlings from the opening session of the 2020 yearling sale . Trainer Heath ...