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May Brings Lively Race Action!

May 1, 2008     E-mail this page to a friend!

Itís travel time again, as tracks across the region offer great racing under sunny skies.

For race dates and track-specific information, check out the updated Tracks/Info link on our website at Then turn to the pages of The Racing Journal for behind-the-scenes and in-depth news about the events that drive our industry.

What youíll find in our May issue:

  • Spring means itís time for baby pictures! This monthís issue offers 2 Ĺ pages of full-color photos from breeders across the region
  • Benny the Bullís international success: From winning the Iowa Sprint Championship at Prairie Meadows to running away with the Golden Shaheen in Dubai
  • Meet Paint racingís $3 million stallions
  • Jockey news: Jose Torres wins 7-of-10 at Sun Downs, while Angelle Wilson gears up for a return to RMTC
  • Another win streak ends at 16
  • Race results from Los Alamitos Race Course, Emerald Downs, Fonner Park, Sun Downs, Dixie Downs, and Prairie Meadows
  • Freak weather interrupts racing at Stampede Park
  • Canterbury Park expects growth despite a changing local economic forecast
  • Idaho year-end honors and awards
  • News you can use:
    • Special events, promotions celebrate the 50th anniversary of Assiniboia Downs
    • Community Days at Hastings Racecourse a boost to nine neighborhood groups
    • North Dakota Horse Park announces open-stakes schedule
    • American Horse Council introduces Congressional Cavalry program, offers 2008 Horse Industry Directory
    • And much more--
  • As always, advertisements for the regionís top stallions, auctions, farms, and industry connections, and a jam-packed classified section filled with great deals
  • Stakes nomination forms, racing calendars, and up-to-date horsemenís information

Remember to check our pages and our website for up-to-date and updated information, forms, and applications.

And, as always, discover great equine photos and candid snaps in this monthís pages, including direct-from-Dubai images by Vanessa Ng.

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