News

Simply Super, Titoschangedmyluck Capture $150,000 VA-Restricted Stakes in New Kent
August 15, 2022
NEW KENT, Va. (Aug. 9, 2022) - Maxis Stable's Simply Super ($5.00) passed odds on favorite Heldish inside the sixteenth pole to win the $150,000 Hickory Tree Stakes, and Matthew Schera and Lawrence Stable's homebred Titoschangedmyluck ($29.80) split horses in deep stretch to capture …Read More »
Colonial Downs' Average Daily Wagering Up 30 Percent In 2022
August 15, 2022
FacebookTwitterLinkedInCopy LinkEmailShare Spearheaded by competitive fields on both of its racing surfaces and continued high interest in its Pick 5 wager, Colonial Downs has announced that the average all-sources wagering through the first five weeks of the 27-day Colonial Downs presented by Woodford Reserve race meeting is up …Read More »
Revitalized Colonial Downs Takes Turn in Spotlight
August 3, 2022
The following article appeared on bloodhorse.com August 2 and was written by Frank Angst. It's not Saratoga Race Course or Del Mar, but in a crowded summer racing schedule Colonial Downs most assuredly is making some noise thanks to purses boosted by historical …Read More »
J. Sargeant Reynolds Jr. - Take Racing to the Finish Line; A Thriving Business
July 31, 2022
The following appeared in the Richmond Times Dispatch July 31, 2022 as an Opinion article written by former Virginia Racing Commissioner, J. Sargeant Reynolds, Jr. I remember the morning of Aug. 8, 2019, like it was yesterday. Colonial Downs had been closed for six years and this was the day …Read More »
Red Knight Rebounds From 11-Month Layoff to Win the $150,000 Colonial Cup Wednesday in New Kent
July 29, 2022
Trinity Farm's Red Knight returned from an 11-month layoff to score his ninth lifetime win Wednesday in the inaugural $150,000 Colonial Cup turf test at Colonial Downs. The stakes attracted a field of eleven that battled 1 1/2 miles over the Secretariat Turf Course and was …Read More »

Events

2022 Virginia Racing
Click on the race name to access more information. 3/5 - Rappahannock Point-to-Point, Boston 3/19 - Warrenton Hunt Point-to-Point, Warrenton  3/26 - Piedmont Fox Hounds …Read More »
2022 Colonial Downs Stakes Schedule
Check out what's up at Colonial Downs …Read More »
2022 Colonial Downs Racing Season - July through September
Join us July 9 through September 7 for events at Colonial Downs. Click here for the 2022 Colonial Downs Stakes Schedule Click here for the 2022 Colonial Down Racing Season …Read More »
2022 Yearling Futurity
VTA is excited to host the Yearling Futurity again at the Warrenton Horse Show Grounds on Tuesday, September 13. Check your email for updates, or call Betsy Crowell for details …Read More »
2022 Foxfield Races
The 2022 Foxfield Races will be held October 3 in Charlottesville. Click here for more information …Read More »