Tag Archives: Arizona

4th Place Recap

Opening day at Turf Paradise was definitely a welcomed day.  We are finally home and ready to race.  All our equine kids made it home safely from New Mexico and are settled in. The first day of racing for us … Continue reading

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At the top of his game

I have written about a really sweet horse that we have named Pursuxit.  Well, he ran yesterday and like the champion that he is, he won the race. We purchased Pursuxit from another trainer who had difficulty controlling Pursuxit.  When … Continue reading

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Our new girl

Our trainer Drew Fulmer claimed a horse about a week ago.  She is a 3 year old filly named Twilightinpriddis.  We decided to run her again on only 6 days rest and she was magnificent.  She could have won the … Continue reading

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Time to make our own luck

Here we go again.  We are going to try to claim a horse today.  It’s kind of frustrating finding the right horse.  We have the money available to make the claim and we actually attempted to make a claim but … Continue reading

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If wishes were horses, all men would ride!

As previous reported, we made an attempt to claim a few new horses but not very successfully.  Our trainer Drew Fulmer dropped a claim on a really good horse, but as expected so did three other trainers.  There was a … Continue reading

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What would Dracula say?

Dracula would say: I want your blood!  Well, we are looking for some new blood — that is we are looking forward to claiming a few horses this weekend starting on Halloween. I always get excited about claiming horses.   … Continue reading

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Our first start at Turf Paradise

Well today we get a chance to see if we are lucky or if we have any magic going yet.  Pursuxit will be running in the 6th race at turf.  There are some good speed horses in the race and … 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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Pursue It

Finally success on Tuesday, September 16th.  One of my favorites, Pursuxit (pronounced pursue it — silent x) ran in the 5th race and won by over 3 lengths.  At the last minute, we had a jockey change which ended up … Continue reading

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Looking for a WIN

Just starting the third week of the meet at Turf Paradise. Everyone is working hard getting their horses ready. I understand that there are about 1,400 horses at Turf Paradise and by the end of the year there should be … Continue reading

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YOU ARE MY SUNSHINE!

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When I pass the barns at Turf Paradise, I can see that they are all empty. The horses will soon return and we all look forward to seeing them again. They bring joy and peace to the area. Turf Paradise’s … Continue reading

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Thoroughbred Horse Racing Partnerships — 100% of the Dream at a Fraction of the Cost

Owning a race horse can be one of the most exciting investments you will ever make. Nothing can describe the feeling of watching your horse victoriously pass his opponents and cross the wire first.  There is no comparison to standing … Continue reading

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