Rebalation Impressive in Golden Gate Allowance

Albany, CA (April 10, 2022) – Impressive. The dictionary defines the term as evoking admiration; grand, imposing, or awesome. The Equibase chart describes Rebalation’s victory in the 8th race at Golden Gate Fields as an impressive performance. They were not wrong. The five and one-half furlong allowance over the all weather drew a field of […]

Burnin Turf Remains Undefeated in 2022

Arcadia, CA (April 9, 2022) – Burnin Turf, the 6-year-old son of Acclamation, remained undefeated in 2022 with his latest victory coming in the 11th race on the Santa Anita Derby card, a six and one-half furlong allowance over the hillside turf course with a purse of $87,960. Burnin Turf started the season with a […]

Grade 1 Winner Majestic Harbor Dies Suddenly at Age 14

Press Release Coalinga, CA (April 6, 2022) – Majestic Harbor, who won nearly $1.3 million in a brilliant race career that included 10 wins and a memorable and stirring victory in the 2014 version of the Grade 1 Gold Cup at Santa Anita, has died at Harris Farm in Coalinga, Calif. The stallion – who […]

Tam’s Little Angel Wins Turf Debut

Albany, CA (April 3, 2022) – Tam’s Little Angel, who was a winner and stakes-placed at two on the all weather, won her debut on the turf, taking the 6th race at Golden Gate Fields, a $40,084 allowance going one mile. The 3-year-old Tamarando filly was first out of the gate and settled into the […]

Murphys Tiger Three-for-Four in 2022

Albany, CA (April 3, 2022) – Murphys Tiger, the 4-year-old son of Smiling Tiger, made it three wins in four starts this season with his frontrunning victory in the 8th race at Golden Gate Fields, a six furlong allowance over the all weather surface. Ready to roll when the gates opened, Murphys Tiger dashed off […]

Harris Homebred Returns a Winner

Arcadia, CA (March 26, 2022) – Coalinga Road showed that patience is rewarded, coming back off an eleven month layoff to win the 4th race at Santa Anita, a five and one-half furlong allowance over the fast main track. The Harris Farms’ homebred son of Quality Road has been a consistent performer throughout his career. […]

Acclamation Son Rocks and Salt Wins Golden Gate Allowance

Albany, CA (March 20, 2022) – Rocks and Salt, the 5-year-old son of Acclamation, made it two wins from three starts in 2022 with his allowance win going one mile over the all weather at Golden Gate Fields. Frontrunning speed is not Rocks and Salt’s game and he settled near the back of the field […]

Smiling Tiger Filly Dominates Santa Anita MSW

Arcadia, CA (March 19, 2022) – The commentators on TVG repeated several times that the 4th race at Santa Anita was a competitive heat with no clear standout. No one passed this opinion onto Smiling Tiger 3-year-old filly Fancy Feline, who dominated the maiden special weight from start to finish. A field of twelve fillies, […]

Three Wins in Last Four Starts for Tamarando Son

Albany, CA (March 18, 2022) – Royal ‘n Rando made it three wins in his last four starts with his victory in the 6th race at Golden Gate Fields, a one mile allowance over the all weather surface. Breaking from the outside in the field of seven, the 3-year-old son of Tamarando had to run […]

Acclimate Wire-to-Wire in Grade 3 San Luis Rey Stakes

Courtesy of Santa Anita ARCADIA, CA (March 12, 2022) – A California-bred joy to behold, 8-year-old gelding Acclimate made his 31st career start and he had his running shoes on Saturday at Santa Anita, as he led a half dozen rivals on a merry chase for a mile and one half on turf, winning the […]

Rebalation’s Strong Rallies Carries Her to Allowance Victory

Albany, CA (March 12, 2022) – Rebalation, the 6-year-old daughter of Acclamation, who won the Bear Fan Stakes at Golden Gate Fields last season, tuned up for future stakes races with a victory today in the featured allowance race carded as the nightcap. A field of eight lined-up for the five and one-half furlong dash. […]

Tiger Dad Wins Phoenix Gold Cup

Phoenix, AZ (March 11, 2022) – The $100,000 Phoenix Gold Cup at Turf Paradise is the headline event of the season at the Phoenix oval and Tiger Dad added his name to the history books this year with his determined victory. First out of the gate from post eight, the son of Smiling Tiger found […]

Harris Farms’ Homebred Closing Remarks Champion Cal-Bred 3-Year-Old Filly

Arcadia, CA (March 9, 2022) – Harris Farms’ homebred Closing Remarks was named 2021 Champion California-bred Three-Year-Old Female. The daughter of Vronsky began her championship season with a victory in the Leigh Ann Howard California Cup Oaks. Moving into open graded stakes company, she finished second in the Del Mar Oaks (G1), the Providencia S. […]

The Chosen Vron – Cal-bred Champion 3-Year-Old and HOTY Finalist

Arcadia, CA (March 9, 2022) – The Chosen Vron, by our late sire Vronsky, was named 2021 Champion California-bred Three-Year-Old Male and a finalist for California-bred Horse of the Year. The Chosen Vron won the Affirmed Stakes (G3), the Lazaro Barrera Stakes (G3) and the Echo Eddie Stakes in a season that saw him win […]

Burnin Turf Opens Big Cap Day with Victory

Arcadia, CA (March 5, 2022) – Burnin Turf is two-for-two in 2022. The 6-year-old son of Acclamation was completely overlooked by the bettors as he outran the even money favorite to win the opener on the Santa Anita Handicap Day card. A full field of twelve lined-up for the $85,334 allowance going six and one-half […]

Tamarando Filly Dashes to MSW Victory

Albany, CA (February 12, 2022) – Tamara Mine, who was second in her only start at two, earned her maiden special weight diploma first time out at three with a handy score in the 6th race at Golden Gate Fields. Eleven fillies lined-up for the five and one-half furlong dash over the all weather. Breaking […]

Acclamation Son Appreciated Wins Curlin S. at Dubai World Cup Carnival

Dubai, UAE (February 11, 2022) – Appreciated, the son of Acclamation, was last early, but first when it counted most to win the $100,000 Curlin Stakes going a mile and one-quarter over the fast main track at Meydan during the World Cup Carnival meeting. Appreciated, under jockey Fernando Jara, settle as the back marker for […]

Taming The Tigress Dominates Santa Anita Allowance

Arcadia, CA (February 6, 2022) – Smiling Tiger filly Taming the Tiger impressively grabbed her first victory of the season and fourth overall in the 7th race at Santa Anita, a $69,5000 six and one-half furlong allowance over the firm turf course. Overcoming a bobble at the start, the chestnut 4-year-old never let the leaders […]

Murphy’s Tiger Now Two-for-Three

Albany, CA (February 5, 2022) – Murphy’s Tiger came home best in his first attempt against winners with a frontrunning score in the 2nd race at Golden Gate Fields going five and one-half furlongs over the all weather surface. The 4-year-old son of Smiling Tiger was the inside speed and he made the most of […]

Allowance Double for Tamarando at Golden Gate

Albany, CA (February 4, 2022) – Tamarando runners Momma Mocca and Royal ‘n Rando gave their sire an allowance double on the day at Golden Gate Fields. Momma Mocca started things off in the 2nd race on the day going one mile over the all weather surface. She zipped away from her inside post and […]

Smiling Tiger Filly Sen Sen Undefeated in 2022

Albany, CA (February 4, 2022) – Sen Sen, the 3-year-old daughter of Smiling Tiger, is now two-for-two in 2022 with her allowance win in the 6th race at Golden Gate Fields. Breaking from the outside post in the of the one mile all weather contest, Sen Sen was asked to go and she did. Pressing […]

Santa Anita Card Sees Three Harris Farms-Connected Winners

Arcadia, CA (January 30, 2022) – Harris Farms’ fillies All Dialed In and Feeling Flush finished 1-2 and kicked off a day that saw two additional horses connected to the farm visit the winner’s circle at Santa Anita Park. All Dialed In and Feeling Flush, who were both purchased as yearlings by John Harris, did […]

Grade 1 Winner Halladay to Stand at Harris Farms

COALINGA, Calif. (Jan. 17, 2022) — Halladay, a Grade 1 winner by the top international sire War Front, has been retired from racing and will commence his stallion career in 2022 at Harris Farms in California, as the property of a syndicate led by Adrian Gonzalez of Checkmate Thoroughbreds. He will be the only Grade […]

Closing Remarks Dazzles in Santa Anita Allowance

Arcadia, CA (January 17, 2022) – Closing Remarks returned to her favored surface and was much the best in the 5th race at Santa Anita, an $82,920 allowance going nine furlongs over firm, yet slightly dampened by rain, turf course. The Harris Farms homebred daughter of Vronsky rated well off the early pace for the […]

Harris Farms Homebred Acclamation Filly Takes Santa Anita Allowance

Arcadia, CA (January 16, 2022) – Issa Court, our Harris Farms homebred daughter of Acclamation, earned her second victory in three starts in the 2nd race at Santa Anita, a $69,500 allowance going one mile over the fast main track. Issa Court stumbled at the start from her inside post, but quickly found her stride. […]