OKLAHOMA CITY, OK—FEBRUARY 23, 2024—Three-time stakes winner Hooked N Gone, who won the restricted Grade 1 Remington Park Derby last year here, made the work tab on Friday with a 220-yard breeze.

Hooked N Gone, a 4-year-old gelding by Pyc Paint Your Wagon, out of the Pretty Boy Perry mare Pretty Girl Kate, won that Remington Park Derby under the guidance of trainer Victor Ibarra.

In his last race before this upcoming meet, he was saddled by 12-time top trainer at Remington Park, Eddie Willis, in the Grade 1 Champion of Champions at Los Alamitos in California. Willis also had Hooked N Gone in Ruidoso Downs, N.M., last summer when he raced ...



OKLAHOMA CITY, OK–FEBRUARY 23, 2024–Horsemen and women with a berth to the 2024 Grade 1 $1 million-est. Heritage Place Futurity must name their entrant NO LATER than March 15, 2024.

Horse name(s) and registration papers must be received in the office via email to amber@heritageplace.com or mail to Heritage Place Sales Company, 2829 South MacArthur Blvd., Oklahoma City, OK 73128.

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LOS ALAMITOS, CA–FEBRUARY 22, 2024–The Connie Hall Handicap is named in honor of the all-time leading woman trainer in victories at Los Alamitos.     

Connie, who still resides in southern California, was a pioneer in Quarter Horse racing. She became the first female trainer to win the All American Futurity when saddling A Classic Dash to victory in 1993 and would later become only the second woman trainer to win the Champion of ...



OKLAHOMA CITY, OK–FEBRUARY 22, 2024–OQHRA reported this morning that due to a national network outage schooling races at Remington Park today will not be posted on their website until the conclusion of the races.

If for some reason the network issue gets resolved they will be posted at that time.

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BOOSIER CITY, LA–FEBRUARY 21, 2023–Louisiana Downs released revised dates for next month trials for the $600,000-est. Mardi Gras Futurity(RG2) and the $250,000-est. Louisiana Downs Futurity(G2).

Both races will now run time trials over two days each taking the top five qualifying times from each day to run back in the March 30 finals.

Trials for the Louisiana Downs Futurity(G2), for 2-year-old Quarter Horses, will be contested Thursday, ...



AURORA, CO–FEBRUARY 21, 2024–Fixed-odds horse racing wagering has been approved in Colorado. The deal was forged between SIS Content Services, part of the SIS (Sports Information Services) Group, and long-time operator partner bet365 to deliver its global horse racing content to bettors in Colorado.

The approval of horse racing fixed-odds wagering on Colorado sportsbooks is intended to attract a wider range of casual bettors, who will be offered the same type of betting as all other sports.

SIS offers a horse racing vast portfolio of international and domestic events, including the upcoming Saudi Cup Day Feb. 24 and Dubai World Cup meeting Mar. 30. Additionally, year-round racing is available from 14 countries, including Ireland, Australia, Chile, Argentina, Uruguay, and the United States.

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OKLAHOMA CITY, OK—FEBRUARY 20, 2024—Remington Park’s leading trainer in 2017, Trey Wood, is emptying his barn of his 2-year-olds this week in 21 training races, 11 on Wednesday, Feb. 21 and 10 on Thursday, Feb. 22.

The Remington Park training, or schooling, races will begin at 11 a.m. All are contested at 250 yards.

It will be the second round of training races for Remington Park as 26 races were run last week. Wood has entered 21 of his juvenile American Quarter Horses to prep them for the upcoming Quarter Horse, Paint and Appaloosa race meet that begins on Thursday, March 7 at Remington Park.

Wood was the top trainer here in 2017 with 42 wins. ...



OKLAHOMA CITY, OK—FEBRUARY 19, 2024—A past stakes winner and Remington Park Derby runner-up, Candy Blood, put in an impressive workout over the weekend in preparation for the upcoming American Quarter Horse, Paint and Appaloosa meet at Remington Park.

The 2022 Grade 1 Dee Raper Sooner State Stakes winner and 2021 Grade 2 Remington Park Derby runner-up will be racing for his third trainer in as many years as a 6-year-old gelding this year. He lost by a neck to ...



OKLAHOMA CITY, OK—FEBRUARY 15, 2024—Jockey Edwin Escobedo remembers distinctly his first memory of seeing a horse at 4 years old. Who would have known that some 17 years later at Remington Park he would win his first Oklahoma City riding title as a full-fledged jockey.

"I rode a white Palomino (at 4) at my uncle's ranch in Tulsa (Okla.)," said Escobedo, who won 43 times last year at Remington Park during the American Quarter Horse, Paint and Appaloosa meet. The meet starts this year on Thursday, March 7. "I just remember it was fun riding that App as a little kid and I liked it. I didn't think much of it. I had no idea at that time this is what I would do for a living."

Escobedo had to hold off a fast-closing three-time riding title holder at ...



WEST HAVEN, UT–FEBRUARY 14, 2024–Lip Chip LLC will host a Microchip Clinic in conjunction with Northside Veterinary Clinic and the Utah Quarter Horse Racing Association (UQHRA) on Saturday, February 17.

The clinic will be held from 8:00 am to 3:00 pm (MST) at the Northside Veterinary Clinic located at 4715 Haven Road, West Haven, Utah. Lip Chip would like to thank Dr. Moss and Northside Veterinary Clinic for hosting this event, and for being active participants in furthering transparency and integrity in the equine industry.

Certified AQHA Identifiers will be on site to verify horses, making this event extremely convenient for any non-tattooed racing quarter horses. All breeds are welcome to attend as this event is open to the public. ...



OKLAHOMA CITY, OK–FEBRUARY 13, 2024–A new era in Quarter Horse Racing auctions will be ushered in next month when Heritage Place Sale Company launches its digital sales ring platform with the 1st annual Heritage Place "Spring Forward Online Sale".

The online sale, for broodmares, stallions, foals-in-utero, yearlings, weanlings and horses-of-racing age. will be conducted March 8 thru 10, 2024.

"The Heritage Place digital sales ring marks a significant milestone in our rich sales history and expands the realm of high-quality sales options Heritage Place can deliver," General Manager Spence Kidney said. "This tool does not replace Heritage's traditional live sales format but rather provides us the flexibility to host small, select auctions throughout the year."

The sale company has previously ...