Barn Notes

Wednesday Notes: Havre de Grace Fit to Dance in New Orleans Ladies

The only thing the nation’s reigning Horse of the Year Havre de Grace has left to do prior to her 2012 debut in Saturday’s $150,000 New Orleans Ladies

Horse of the Year Havre de Grace Gets Final Work in Advance of Saturday's New Orleans Ladies

Reigning Horse of the Year Havre de Grace put in her last workout in advance of Saturday’s $150,000 New Orleans Ladies this morning at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots, breezin

Sunday Notes: Holocaust Survivor Ida Schultz

When Richard, Bertram and Elaine Klein’sMiz Ida powered home with a late-running three-quarter-length victory in Saturday’s $75,000 Allen LaCombe Memorial at Fair

Friday Notes: Van Berg Returning to FG As Auctioneer

When the devastating news concerning the health issues of recently retired jockey E.J.

Carmel Heitmann Completes Rock 'n' Roll Marathon

Carmel Heitzmann, once a flight attendant for Emirates Airlines but in more recent times the stable foreman for her trainer-husband Eric Heitzmann at Fair Grounds
Havre de Grace and Joyful Victory

Havre de Grace, Joyful Victory Work in Company

Twelve days in advance of her 2012 debut in the March 17, $150,000 New Orleans Ladies, reigning Horse of the Year Havre de Grace worked six furlongs in company with stablemate

Sunday Notes: Probables for Black Gold, 'Black Cat'

Two promising sophomores are expected to get the chance to polish their skills on grass this Saturday at Fair Grounds when the Crescent City oval hosts the 55th running of its traditional 

Friday Notes: Jesse Campbell's FG Meet

Although jockey Jesse Campbell endured a slower-than-usual beginning to his 2011-2012 winter season at Fair Grounds, he certainly ended it on a high note by capturing last Saturday

Wednesday Notes: Jermaine Bridgmohan Scores His First FG Hat Trick

Jockey Jermaine Bridgmohan, who elected to hang his tack full-time in New Orleans for the first time this winter, won one-third of Sunday’s Fair Grounds races by scoring a riding t

Sun. Notes: Havre de Grace, Jones 3YOs, Summer Applause and more

Fox Hill Farms’ reigning Horse of the Year Havre de Grace breezed a bullet five furlongs in 59 flat Sunday morning at Fair Grounds with regular exercise rider Jen Brasser