Talk about going out with a bang. After becoming the first American trainer ever to win a race in Ireland on the steeplechase circuit — a bumper flat at Cork on April 4 with Scorpion’s Revenge — Keri Brion struck again today, this time etching her name in the history books as the first U.S.-based
If you can’t make it to the races in person, you can watch live or through a new recap show, Jump Racing USA. Here’s how it works. The National Steeplechase Association and its generous sponsors want to make sure that jump racing fans won’t miss a single race this season. Starting with the My Lady’s
If it’s April it must be timber racing season in Maryland. After being postponed in 2020 due to Covid-19, the races return to Monkton, Md., on Saturday with a four-race card anchored by the $30,000 My Lady’s Manor timber stakes to be contested over three miles. Headlining the field are Upland Partners’ Mystic Strike, winner
From Foxfield Races Press Release Foxfield Racing today announced the hiring of Kelsey Reinhard Cox as its new executive director. Cox assumes leadership of the organization as it builds off more than 40 years of tradition and history and continues to chart a new course following assuming management of the races last June. The property
From Fair Hill Foundation Press Release Elkton, Maryland – The Fair Hill Races will not be held in May 2021 to allow the new turf surface to fully mature, The Fair Hill Foundation announced today. While the new track is lush and green, turf experts say it needs more time before it is ready for
Trainer Keri Brion, who took over Jonathan Sheppard’s string in Ireland after the legendary conditioner retired earlier this winter, won her first race of the long campaign when newcomer Scorpion’s Revenge captured a bumper flat race today at Cork Racecourse. Owned by Irv and Diane Naylor, Scorpion’s Revenge was purchased from James Doyle’s Baltimore Stable.