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  • May 15 2018 segment on WJZ TV May 17, 2018
    In case you missed it, here is WJZ's coverage of the recently released AHC Economic Impact study for Maryland.
  • Horse industry boosts Md. year round, not just at Preakness Time May 17, 2018
    For more than 250 years, horses have played a vital role in Maryland’s culture, spirit and history, going back to 1743, when the Maryland Jockey Club — the oldest sporting organization in North America — was chartered. Read executive director Cricket Goodall's Op-Ed in The Baltimore Sun here
  • Maryland Horse Industry Adds $1.3 billion to Maryland’s Economy May 14, 2018
    Home to more than 100,000 horses, Maryland ranks No. 1 in terms of horses per square mile Baltimore, Md. (May 14, 2018) – The 2018 Economic Impact Study produced by the American Horse Council confirms that Maryland’s horse industry adds more than $1.3 billion to Maryland’s economy. The report found that the horse industry total […]
  • Maryland-Bred/Maryland-Sired Preakness Bonus for 2018 May 1, 2018
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  • Tom Law’s story in Mid-Atlantic Thoroughbred earns David F. Woods Award May 1, 2018
    Tom Law, senior writer for Mid-Atlantic Thoroughbred and managing editor for ST Publishing Inc., will be awarded the David F. Woods Memorial Award for excellence in journalism Thursday, May 17 at the Alibi Breakfast at Pimlico Race Course. Read More ...
  • Buckley’s Mid-Atlantic Thoroughbred cover photo wins Frutkoff Preakness Award May 1, 2018
    Rick Buckley, a freelance photographer and native of Baltimore, will be awarded the Jerry Frutkoff Preakness Photography Award, sponsored by Nikon, Thursday, May 17 at the Alibi Breakfast at Pimlico Race Course. Read More ...
  • MHBA supports MATCH Series May 1, 2018
    The Maryland Horse Breeders Association has joined other regional breeders’ organizations in offering $10,000 in bonuses to the breeders of the 2018 MATCH Series’ top point-earning male and female from each program. Read More ...
  • Wine & Equine scheduled for May 9 April 23, 2018
    The MHBA and MTHA are jointly sponsoring a fund raiser for Anne Arundel COunty Executive candidate Steuart Pittman on Wednesday, May 9, 5-7 pm in The Paddock at Laurel Park. Details and rsvp here.
  • Country Life Farm’s Friesan Fire gets Grade 1 winner in Army Mule April 10, 2018
    Army Mule, a 4-year-old son of Friesan Fire sold for $825,000 as a 2-year-old at the Fasig-Tipton Midlantic May sale, turned in a sensational performance in his stakes debut in Aqueduct’s Carter Handicap-G1 on April 7, powering away to a six and a quarter-length victory in 1:20.94 for seven furlongs, less that a second off […]
  • First foal for Barbados April 10, 2018
    A colt out of the Northern Afleet mare Quiet Run, born at Shamrock Farm in Woodbine on March 22, is the first foal for Barbados. A son of champion sprinter Speightstown, Barbados stands at Shamrock, who is also the breeder of the foal. Read More ...