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April 4, 2007     E-mail this page to a friend!

The April issue of The Racing Journal is arriving in subscribers’ mailboxes, full of in-depth information and timely coverage of events and schedules at your favorite racetracks.

If you’re a subscriber, we hope you’re enjoying this month’s lively coverage.

If you’re not a subscriber, you’re missing information from tracks and circuits all across the northern Midwest, Intermountain West, Northwest and Western Canada, and from Los Alamitos.

Subscribe now (before April 13), and we’ll make sure you get an April issue with the following features:

  • A cover commemorating Joe Crispin’s record-breaking season at Portland Meadows, including railbird views of the victory race from paddock to winner’s circle, and memorable moments from his record-setting season. The inside stories provide the details.

  • An overview of the Daily Racing Form’s Horseplayer’s Expo, held in March in Las Vegas.

  • Stories that inspire and instruct:


    • Look At Her! profiles the Idaho-bred mare who appears third on the all-time list of North American broodmares who have foaled stakes winners. And with two fillies pointed toward the track in the next two years, Here’s Lookn Adder may soon top that list.

    • This Is … Royal Woman describes the exploits that have won a fifth world title for the mare that dominates North American Paint racing.

    • Horse-safety and horse-ownership articles help horsemen stay in touch with current issues and developments.


  • Year-end honors for Thoroughbreds and their connections in British Columbia, Idaho and Oregon.

  • Results of stakes races from Portland Meadows and Los Alamitos.

  • Legislative updates and track-related news.

  • Information about top stallions, and news and notes from around the U.S and Canada to help you plan for the season ahead.


What you missed in March:

  • An update on Montana legislation designed to assist that state’s horseracing industry—including ways that you can help influence the outcome.

  • The stories behind the newsmakers:


    • Success Become Him introduces you to the man who’s looking to rewrite Portland Meadows history, jockey Joe Crispin.

    • This Is … Shady Lane Stables offers a preview of what to expect from the successful horsemen and horsewomen of the Pollitt family at Whoop-Up Downs in Lethbridge.


  • Year-end honors for Thoroughbreds and quarter horses across the region: Washington, North Dakota, Utah, Oregon.

  • Reviews of two new books: one by Steven Davidowitz and one from the editors of The Blood Horse.

  • Results of stakes races from Portland Meadows and Los Alamitos.

  • And, as always, information about top stallions, and news and notes from around the U.S and Canada to help you plan for the season ahead.


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