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Harness Owner Pam Wagner Wins Four Virginia Breeder’s Stakes in $684,225 Showcase Weekend  

Owner Pam Wagner collected four wins this past weekend in Virginia Breeder’s championship events at Shenandoah Downs —- two with trotters and two with pacers — as $684,225 in purse monies were distributed among eight title clashes for freshmen and sophomores of both sexes. It was the richest Breeder’s showcase edition in the event’s 24 … Continue reading Harness Owner Pam Wagner Wins Four Virginia Breeder’s Stakes in $684,225 Showcase Weekend  

Richest Virginia Breeder’s Harness Championships In History Set For Shenandoah Downs Oct. 1, 2

(WOODSTOCK, VA — 9/29/2021) —- The 24th annual Virginia Breeder’s Harness Championships will take place this weekend at Shenandoah Downs with $684,225 in purse monies on the line between the 2 and 3-year-old finales, highest dollar figure ever offered in series history. Trotters will be showcased in Friday’s action while pacers take center take Saturday … Continue reading Richest Virginia Breeder’s Harness Championships In History Set For Shenandoah Downs Oct. 1, 2

MATCH Series Retuns to Colonial Downs With Four $100,000 Stakes On Monday, Aug. 23

Series returns to Colonial Downs with four stakes      AUGUST 18, 2021 – Strong fields have been assembled for the four Mid-Atlantic Thoroughbred Championships Series (MATCH) Monday, Aug. 23, at Colonial Downs, which returns to the series for the first time since 2001.The Virginia track will host four $100,000 stakes in each MATCH Series division for 2021: the … Continue reading MATCH Series Retuns to Colonial Downs With Four $100,000 Stakes On Monday, Aug. 23

Dumfries Gaming Resort Proposal Appears To Be Moving Forward

The Rose would include hotel, 50,000 square feet of gaming space By Nolan Stout Aug 2, 2021 Updated Aug 2, 2021 on insidenova.com After several months of delay, Colonial Downs Group Inc.’s proposed $389 million gaming resort in Dumfries appears to be moving forward. During its meeting Wednesday, the Town Council will consider a resolution authorizing Town … Continue reading Dumfries Gaming Resort Proposal Appears To Be Moving Forward

Virginia’s New Harness Residency Program Kicks Off In Style at Monticello Raceway

Virginia’s new harness Certified Residency program got off to a flying start June 22 when the first two graduates of the 2019 foal crop to make their career debuts each got to the winners circle at Monticello Raceway. KJ Hunter and KJ Unreal — both 2-year-old pacers — were best in their respective $3,900 conditioned … Continue reading Virginia’s New Harness Residency Program Kicks Off In Style at Monticello Raceway

Leading Colonial Downs Owner David Ross’s Extravagant Kid Thrives In Dubai, Royal Ascot

Congratulations to David Ross’s Extravagant Kid, who had a nice third place finish in the Group I Kings Stand Stakes June 15 at Royal Ascot in Berkshire, England. The 8-year-old Kiss The Kid gelding finished less than two lengths behind the victorious Oxted in a five furlong straight sprint. Extravagant Kid was one of two … Continue reading Leading Colonial Downs Owner David Ross’s Extravagant Kid Thrives In Dubai, Royal Ascot