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  • Group 1 winner Long River to stand at Anchor & Hope August 7, 2018
    Long River, an 8-year-old son of leading sire and sire of sires A.P. Indy out of Breeders’ Cup Distaff-G1 winner Round Pond, has been retired and will stand his first season in 2019 at Anchor & Hope Farm in Port Deposit for a fee of $5,000 live foal. Read More ...
  • 2018 Maryland Thoroughbred Hall of Fame inductees selected July 31, 2018
    The Maryland Thoroughbred Hall of Fame’s newest inductees are European champion El Gran Senor and the brilliant filly Caesar’s Wish. The selections were made by a committee of Maryland racing industry members coordinated by the Maryland Horse Breeders Association (MHBA) and Maryland Racing Media Association (MRMA). Read more  A celebration to recognize this year’s class […]
  • Maryland Horse Industry Foundation is 30! July 24, 2018
    October 2018 marks the 30th anniversary of the Maryland Horse Industry Foundation. Marking the celebration is a fundraising campaign, the 30 for 30 Campaign, to support the MHIF’s growing menu of educational programs. Read more
  • College Day at The Races at The Maryland State Fair July 24, 2018
    College Day at The Races at the Maryland State Fair on Saturday, Aug. 25, offers college students a day of horse racing fun and a chance to win a $1,000 College Scholarship. Admission is FREE with a valid College ID. Pre-Registration is required for a chance to win a scholarship. Details and registration
  • Quartet of sprint stakes highlights Maryland Pride Day April 18 July 24, 2018
    Maryland Pride Day, featuring four six-furlong sprint stakes worth $300,000 in purses, will be run Saturday, April 18 to highlight the closing weekend of Laurel’s 40-day summer meet. In addition to the stakes action, the rest of the card will feature races with Maryland-bred and/or Maryland-sired runners getting first preference. The day will also celebrate […]
  • MHBA Board selects officers June 26, 2018
    At the Board of Directors’ meeting held Monday, June 25, at Buchner Hall on the Goucher College campus in Towson, the new board elected Michael Harrison DVM as president, David Wade as vice-president and Kent Murray as Secretary/Treasurer. Read More ...
  • 2018 MHBA Board of Director election results June 12, 2018
    The Maryland Horse Breeders Association membership selected three new members and two incumbents to the Board of Directors, as announced June 12. Dictated by MHBA bylaws, the annually held election fills five open seats on the board. Those elected this year will serve for the next three years. Michael Harrison, Christy Holden and Theresa Wiseman […]
  • Late Maryland sire Tritap gets first winner May 25, 2018
    The first two runners from the first crop of the late Heritage Stallions’ sire Tritap started May 12 at Pimlico and finished first and fourth in a waiver maiden claimer for 2-year-old fillies. Read More ...
  • Maryland highlights at Fasig-Tipton Midlantic 2-year-old sale May 25, 2018
    A colt by classic sire Bodemeister out of Maryland-bred champion Plum (by Pure Prize) bred by Dark Hollow Farm topped the Maryland-bred offerings at the Fasig-Tipton Midlantic May 2-year-old sale held May 21-22 at the Timonium Sales Pavilion in Timonium. Read More ...
  • 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.