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  • Old Friends at Kentucky Downs Horse Exhibit Now Open

    Canadian Horse of the Year Thornfield is one of the Old Friends retirees now at Kentucky Downs. GEORGETOWN, KY – JULY 16, 2015 – Old Friends at Kentucky Downs, the joint venture between the Georgetown, KY Thoroughbred...

    • Posted July 16, 2015
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  • Q-Racing Video Upgraded with Crisper Image

    American Quarter Horse Association, March 13, 2015 – Q-Racing Video has gotten an upgrade to its live-streaming service. Q-Racing Video is a one-stop shop to watch every live American Quarter Horse race in America, and its video...

    • Posted March 14, 2015
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  • Take Advantage of Top Tips Ahead of the Cheltenham Festival

    The build-up to the Cheltenham Festival is a special time of year for horse racing fans.  The wet tracks of the winter are a thing of the past and the sport’s premier jumpers are gearing up for...

    • Posted February 17, 2013
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  • Online Charity Auction Benefiting Old Friends Thoroughbred Retirement Facility Continues

    GEORGETOWN, KY – FEBRUARY 5, 2013 – “Hats Off to the Horses: The Road to the Derby,” the 4th Annual Online Charity Auction produced by Old Friends, the Thoroughbred Retirement Facility, and custom millinery Maggie Mae Designs,...

    • Posted February 6, 2013
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  • GR1 Winner Marquetry, 26, Euthanized at Old Friends

    GEORGETOWN, KY — FEBRUARY 1, 2013 — Marquetry, a GR1 winner and top sire, died today at Old Friends, the Thoroughbred Retirement Facility in Georgetown, KY. The 26-year-old stallion was humanely euthanized after an accident in his...

    • Posted February 2, 2013
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  • From Bench to Track – Irish Solicitor to Take On the UK’s Largest Racing Festival

    An inspiring tale of dogged determination and a passion for horses hit the press this week, as the tale of Dublin-based solicitor Grainne Loughnane (27) emerged. The amateur jockey has been invited to partake in the auspicious...

    • Posted February 1, 2013
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  • Champions, Top Runners Fill Los Alamitos Winter Trials

    Q-Racing Journal, January 25, 2012 –  This weekend’s trials for the $200,000 Los Alamitos Winter Championship (G1) and $232,650 Los Alamitos Winter Derby (G1) themselves have a Grade 1 feel, as a number of champions will be...

    • Posted January 28, 2013
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  • One Dashing Eagle Named World Champion

    Q-Racing Journal, January 16, 2013 – Freshman colt One Dashing Eagle is the 2012 World Champion Racing American Quarter Horse. He also is the champion 2-year-old and champion 2-year-old colt. Owned by Jose and Gustavo De La...

    • Posted January 17, 2013
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  • Long and Short Highlight Louisiana Downs Opener

    Q-Racing Journal, January 11, 2013 – The long and the short of American Quarter Horse racing highlights opening day of the Louisiana Downs season with the $15,000 Marathon Stakes over 870 yards and the $15,000 Harrah’s Dash...

    • Posted January 12, 2013
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  • Frankel Reigns Supreme

    20/10/12 – Rarely has a racehorse captured the hearts of an entire country in the way that Frankel has in the last twelve months. The very popular National Hunt heroes Desert Orchid and Kauto Star spring to...

    • Posted October 21, 2012
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