Santa Anita’s Beloved Paddock Captain John Shear Retires; Track To Honor More Than 60 Years Of Dedicated Service On 2021 Autumn Meet Opener, Friday, Oct. 1

AT AGE 100, SANTA ANITA’S BELOVED PADDOCK CAPTAIN JOHN SHEAR RETIRES; TRACK TO HONOR MORE THAN 60 YEARS OF DEDICATED SERVICE ON 2021 AUTUMN MEET OPENER, FRIDAY, OCT. 1   ARCADIA, Calif. (July 28, 2021)–The news came in a twitter post this past Monday.  John Shear, Santa Anita’s 100-year-old Paddock Captain, made it official as […]

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1/ST Technology Announces Abel Cedillo As Newest Brand Ambassador

1/ST TECHNOLOGY ANNOUNCES ABEL CEDILLO AS NEWEST BRAND AMBASSADOR   STAR JOCKEY TO BE FACE OF 1/ST BET & XPRESSBET ADVERTISING AND PROMOTIONAL CAMPAIGNS, GIVEAWAYS & SWEEPSTAKES               Washington, Pennsylvania, July 22, 2021 – 1/ST TECHNOLOGY is excited to announce its newest brand ambassador, leading jockey Abel Cedillo. 1/ST […]

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STATEMENT FROM 1/ST IN SUPPORT OF SAVE AMERICA’S FORGOTTEN EQUINES (SAFE) ACT OF 2021

ARCADIA, CA (July 2, 2021) – “1/ST, as an industry leader in Thoroughbred horse racing committed to achieving the highest level of horse health and safety standards, wholly supports the recently introduced Save America’s Forgotten Equines (SAFE) Act of 2021, as well as any amendments to current or future federal legislation that would prohibit the transportation of horses destined for slaughter […]

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$100,000, GRADE III, WILSHIRE QUOTES-SUNDAY, JUNE 20, 2021

JOCKEY QUOTES             JUAN HERNANDEZ, WARREN’S SHOWTIME, WINNER: “She’s really consistent, she’s a really nice filly. We’ve been knocking on the door the last few times, we were third, second, just missing the winner, but today I think the pace was key. That was a good pace for us because she was flying at the […]

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Consistent Restrainedvengence Wears Down Favored Neptune’s Storm To Take Grade III, $100,000 American Stakes

CONSISTENT RESTRAINEDVENGENCE WEARS DOWN FAVORED NEPTUNE’S STORM TO TAKE GRADE III, $100,000 AMERICAN STAKES BY A HALF LENGTH   ARCADIA, Calif. (June 20, 2021)–Owner/trainer Val Brinkerhoff’s consistent 6-year-old gelding Restrainedvengence kept to his task and overhauled favored Neptune’s Storm late to notch his first-ever graded stakes victory, as he took Sunday’s Grade III, $100,000 American […]

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