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September Issue of The Racing Journal Covers the Circuit and Looks at Legends


September 18, 2007     E-mail this page to a friend!

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What you’re missing in September:


  • Stories about horsemen and horsewomen—


    • Kelly Von Hemel teams with Toby Keith to clinch 1,000th training win.

    • Prairie Meadows hosts a joint IQHRA-ITBOA Youth Day.

    • Paul J. Schneider, “The Voice of Idaho Racing,” is named to the Idaho Thoroughbred Association Hall of Fame at Les Bois Park.

    • “Story of a Western Legend” is the first in a two-part profile of Quarter Horse racing’s Blane Schvaneveldt.


  • Insight into racing action, rivalries, historic events—


    • Great cover-photo series from Emerald Downs: “Longacres Mile Smiles on The Great Face”

    • “Minnesota-Breds Compete for $425,000 in Purse Money On Minnesota Racing’s Richest Day”

    • “Idaho Cup Day is One for the History Books”

    • At Hastings Race Course: “BC Cup Day Draws Huge ‘Old Time’ Racing Crowds”

    • At Prairie Meadows: “Bank of America Central Challenge Qualifying Races Fill a Mid-August Prairie Weekend”

    • “Lethbridge: Cradle of Riding Champions,” by Garry Allison, The Horses, RMTC

    • At NDHP: “Press-to, Change-o! How to Go from a Mixed Meet to Harness Racing in Less than One Week”


  • News you can use—


    • Information—both ads and stories—about sales and stakes across the region. Nomination forms for some important stakes races will be appearing in the October issue—subscribe now!

    • Details and contact information for upcoming race meets and stakes races

    • Information about equine health issues: herpesvirus discussion from Oregon State Vet School; EPM, botulism, endometris education event; blood tests for tapeworms


  • Reports from tracks across the Midwest, intermountain west, and northwest U.S. and western Canada—including Arapahoe Park, North Dakota Horse Park, Los Alamitos, Canterbury Park, Hastings Racecourse, Arapahoe Park, Les Bois Park, and more. This issue also brings you the “lowdown” from Wyoming Downs, Emerald Downs, Marquis Downs, and Assiniboia Downs.


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