Longtime horseman Vaughn Myron Cook passed away October 19 at his home peacefully, after a long and hard-fought battle with cancer. He is remembered as a loving husband, father, pepaw, and friend to many.
Johnnie Fillmore Jamison, 63, of El Paso, Texas, passed away on Tuesday, October 13, 2020.
Turf Paradise and the Arizona Horsemen's Benevolent and Protective Association (AZHBPA) have agreed to resume live racing at the Phoenix oval with an 84-day meet starting January 2, 2021.
This letter from AQHA Chief Racing Officer Janet VanBebber goes out to all Challenge Championship participants: Dear participant in the AQHA Bank of America Racing Challenge
Please note that the LQHBA office in Alexandria flooded as a result of Hurricane Delta, according to Bruce Salard, the association's Executive Director.
The American colonists loved horse racing. With no racetracks, however, they improvised by limiting their races to shorter distances in clearings – and Quarter Horse racing was born.
Mr Jess Jenkins came into the All American trials with three starts, having failed to place in any of his races. He started with an eighth in his first start, a sixth in his second start and a fourth in his third start. Along the way, Mr Jess Jenkins went through a life changing event when he was gelded. The fourth start for Mr Jess Jenkins was in the first day of the All American trials, breaking his maiden and posting the third fastest time of the day in :21.751.
Our look at the win by Apocalyptical Jess will show us that it isn’t just patience and persistence that can get you to the winner’s circle.