Barretts Posts Declines

POMONA, Calif. (Feb. 24, 2015) -- A colt by the young stallion Twirling Candy sold for $400,000 at Monday’s Barretts select sale of 2-year-olds in training, topping a sale with across-the-board declines in gross, average, and median compared with 2014.

CHRB Meeting Summary

ARCADIA, Calif. (Feb. 19, 2015) --  – The California Horse Racing Board conducted its regular meeting Wednesday, February 18, at Santa Anita Park. Chairman Chuck Winner presided. Second Vice Chairman Richard Rosenberg and Commissioners Madeline Auerbach, Steve Beneto, Jesse Choper and George Krikorian were in attendance.The audio of this entire Board meeting is available on the CHRB Website ( under the Webcast link. In brief:

Changes for Eclipse Categories

The National Thoroughbred Racing Association, National Turf Writers and Broadcasters and Daily Racing Form announced Feb. 19 rules modifications and name changes in two Eclipse Awards categories. The older male category has been renamed older dirt male and the older female category has been renamed older dirt female.