Category Archives: race tracks

Just pictures

I promised to post pictures of Yuma Thurman after she won her race, so here goes: She is clearly in the lead all the way! Here’s our girl in full stride! This is a winning smile! In the Winner’s Circle … Continue reading

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One More Time — Keeping the Faith

We managed to make it so far during the long summer of racing in New Mexico.  Our home base is Turf Paradise in Phoenix, AZ.  It’s been a tough summer trying to win a few races here and there. We … Continue reading

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The Dream is still alive!

There are things that dreams and fantasies are made of.  I think I found that in my favorite horse Tonight at Eleven.  Tonight at Eleven is a thoroughbred race horse with more potential than anyone but me seems to recognize. … Continue reading

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Rock & Roll

It’s time to get ready to rock and roll.  All the horses are back home safely thanks to our illustrious trainer, Drew Fulmer.   I know he is singing and dancing, even if he won’t admit it.  It has been … Continue reading

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Last Hurrah!

Today will be the last day that our trainer will be racing horses at the Downs at Albuquerque.  It’s time to come home. It has been a long summer in New Mexico for our team.  We did well in Farmington, but … Continue reading

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Why Horses?

Why horses?  I was sort of sad the other day and maybe even a little depressed.  I thought about my horses.  They are all thoroughbreds.  Two are on the farm right now resting for the coming racing season at Turf … Continue reading

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Can’t Stop Now

Well, John’s Knight Out did exactly as he pleased again. He was in the 9th race at Albuquerque on Sunday.  He refused to run.  He was the 11th horse out of the gate.  No wonder,  I had teasingly told our … Continue reading

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Keep your eyes on the prize

Our trainer had a horse run on Friday.  It just wasn’t the right spot for the horse.  The race was too short for this closer and it was a crazy day at the track anyway.  In the final race a … Continue reading

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There’s no place like home

Our horses left our home race track, Turf Paradise in Phoenix, AZ during the first week of May. It has been a long summer without the horses. Yesterday, I saw that Turf Paradise published its condition book for the upcoming … Continue reading

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Not quite ready yet

Well we had three horses start over the weekend at Albuquerque with no real success. Well, not exactly true. The horses are new to the track and they needed a good chance to get acquainted with the track. Sometimes it … Continue reading

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Look Out Albuquerque — We’re Ready

Our horses are settled and hopefully ready to go. Our trainer Drew Fulmer has entered three horses in this weekend’s racing. Remus is running on Friday and we are hoping this is the venue for him. We thought he should … Continue reading

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Ready Set Go . . .

Time for the new meet. We are moving to Albuquerque, NM for the next meet. Our trainer, Drew Fulmer is packing up and we’ll be off in the morning. All the horses have had a good rest after a successful … Continue reading

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Time to rest

Well, we had a good run at Sunray Park in Farmington and now it’s time to rest.  The next meet is in Albuquerque, NM.  That meet starts the first week of August, so we have time for the horses to … Continue reading

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Still going strong at Sunray

Trainer Drew Fulmer had two entries on Saturday at Sunray Park in Farmington, NM.  Remus ran in the 7th race.  The horse did what he was asked.  Unfortunately, it didn’t appear that the jockey asked for much and Remus just … Continue reading

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Reporting from Sunray Park, Farmington, NM

Reporting from Farmington — arrived on Saturday May 24th– it was cold, at least to a Phoenician.  The skies were overcast and threatened of rain. High Altitude made it difficult for me to breathe — I have a lung condition, but … Continue reading

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