Tag Archives: horse racing

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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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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Fulmer Racing — on a roll in Farmington

Here we go with another winning week — Drew Fulmer had Frank & Teddy running in the 2nd race. Frank & Teddy ran a good race and came in 3rd — as long as we are in the money, we’re … Continue reading

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Kicking Ass & Taking Names!

Well, as I mentioned in my last post, I visited with my favorite Tonight at Eleven. We had a nice conversation. He is of course quite attentive when I have carrots for him. I told him how much I missed … 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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Jesus has a horse!

The film Heaven is for Real is a nice down home film. Nothing exciting or thrilling — no sex or violence — just a simple family story. My son visited us from Georgia and we wanted to see a movie. … Continue reading

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Stop and take a bow!

Atticus Ghost was the winner of the 7th race at Sunray Park in Farmington, NM. Atticus Ghost had somewhat of a rough trip, but she managed to pull it off. We were trilled with her effort and of course the … Continue reading

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Time to shine

Finally Fulmer Racing is settled down at Sunray Park for the remainder of the meet. Our trainer, Drew Fulmer made two trips with the horses so they are all set. A few of our horses were turned out for the … Continue reading

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Live the Dream!

With the excitement of the Triple Crown, many fans think about the prospects of horse ownership. It can be an expensive venture. There are horses in the Kentucky Derby that were purchased for $300,000 or more. Even the winner of … Continue reading

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Recipe for Success

Hurray for California Chrome!  Congrats to the owners!  They definitely had the recipe for success — oh yeah, even cookies.  I’d love to have that recipe for horse cookies — they worked.  But what really works for thoroughbreds is the … Continue reading

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Leaving Turf Paradise for Sunray – Ocotillo’s Report

Well, it’s me again — Ocotillo. I am the baby of the bunch and have given updates of what the Fulmer Racing Team had been doing. Here I go again. I have watched as our trainer Drew Fulmer has been … Continue reading

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Finishing up at Turf Paradise

Our trainer Drew Fulmer has been working hard getting ready for the move to New Mexico. Everything has to be packed up and relocated. Equipment for the trip has to be inventoried so all necessary supplies are available. Drew can … Continue reading

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Fulmer Racing on the move

Fulmer Racing Team has been preparing for the next venue — Farmington, NM. It is a gentle balancing act. Our trainer Drew Fulmer is preparing some horses to continue to complete at Turf Paradise to the end of the season … Continue reading

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Real success

How do you define success? In horse racing it’s a win! But is that really the only standard for success. I guess as a quintessential optimist, I can try to at least put a positive spin on almost anything. We … Continue reading

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