Monthly Archives: July 2013

July 10 Weekly Update

The Virginia Horse Industry Board and the Virginia Breeders Fund presented the 2012 Virginia Breeders’ Awards on Saturday night in a special program at Colonial Downs that included five state-bred stakes races. Presentations in eleven categories followed each race and culminated in the crowning of Bodemeister as the M. Tyson Gilpin Horse of the Year and the Champion Virginia-bred Three-Year-Old Colt.

Audley Farm, breeders of Bodemeister, also accepted the awards for Leading Virginia Breeder and Champion Virginia Broodmare. Audley-breds won… Continue reading

July 3, 2013 Colonial Downs Update

Thursday, June 20 Race night on June 20 opened with a $30,000 Virginia-restricted MSW contest. Continue reading