5 race days
September 23, 24, 29, 30,
Rock Springs, Wyoming
7 race days
August 19, 20, 26, 27
September 2, 3, 4
WABRA-2 Inc Annual Meeting
WABRA-2, Inc Annual Meeting will be held Nov 4th at 12:30pm at the Holiday Inn in Riverton, WY. Board nominations and agenda items are due before Oct 30th to Barb Daniels - 307-351-2167 firstname.lastname@example.org. Banquet & Awards program will be at 6pm. Cost of banquet is $35/person. One child under 12 can eat free with room reservation. Call Barb Daniels before Oct 24th to make banquet reservations. A special room rate of $99/night for the 3rd and 4th is available. Call 307-856-8100 and refer to booking code WBA before October 14th.
The newsletter was sent to all members on Sept 25th. Any members that did not receive it, please contact Barb.
VVR Dazzling Corona
Our Mission Statement
A Great Day for Wyoming Racing
Saturday, September 30th 2017, in Gillette, Wyoming at Energy Downs was the place to be for Wyoming race fans. Seven of the eleven races were for Wyoming Bred horses.
Due to weather canceling the trial races for Wyoming Bred Futurity and Derby in Casper, it was decided to run four separate races for the Futurity and 2 races for the Derby with each purse set at $15,000.
Winning the first division race of the Wyoming Bred Futurity, for the 350 yard race in the time of 17.98, was Cente Version, by Winners Version out of Really Magic TB by For Really TB, owned by Robert Fox and bred by Elkhorn Stables Inc. He was trained by Chancey Spencer & ridden by Uriel Dominguez. Second place was Unstoppable Honor, by Brindis Por Cayenne out of An Illusive Glance by Dashin Moon Shadow, owned and bred by Gerald Kaul, trained by Travis Lusk, ridden by Tyson Lusk.
Winner of Division #2 was Foose Dust, by Foose out of Out Of the Dust by Maknmoves, owned & bred by Jim Nebeker, trained by Riley Moosman with a time of 18.04. Running second was Rare Jump, by Class Jump out of Rare Lane by Rare News, bred & owned by Grant Peterson, trained by Riley Moosman and ridden by Oscar Cervantes.
Winning time of the 3rd dividion was 18.08 by Switching To 307, by First Prize Stone out of RM Switching Chicks by Chickie Cherriy Cola, after 2 disqualifications. He is owned & bred by Ron & Laurie Moosman, ridden by Jesus Valenzuela and trained by Riley Moosman. Receiving 2nd place purse was VVR Fancy Chick, by Coronas Velvet out of Peo Sisterchic by Jumpn Chic, owned by first time owners S & S Racing, bred by Mike Lipp, trained by Chancey Spencer & ridden by Uriel Dominguez.
The 4th and last heat of the Futurity was the fastest time of the futurity races. Running in 17.75 was Eyesa Special Cirrus, by Eyesa Special Slim out of Lil Shameless Angel by First N Six, owned by Steve Day, ridden by Uriel Dominguez and trained by Jessie Villegas, bred by Broken Bones Cattle Company. Second was Tanguery Dash, by Brindis Por Cayenne out of Dashin Dashette by Dashin Moon Shadow, owned and bred by Gerald Kaul, trained by Jesse Villegas, ridden by Luis Peralta. The winner of this race was presented a winter horse blanket and a beautiful Montana Silver belt buckle. The other division winners received horse coolers for their win. These awards were presented by the Wyoming All Breeds Racing Association.
The Wyoming Bred Derby was run in 2 divisions. Winning the 1st division was VVR Dazzling Cororna, by Coronas Velvet out of Dazzling Chivata by Dash To Chivato, owned by Casey Lipp, bred by Mike Lipp, trained by Skyler Green, ridden by Nakia Ramirez in the time of 19.87 for the 400 yards earning a 94 Speed Index. Second was Apolitical Winga, by Apolitical Jess out of Wingalicious by Tres Seis, owned by Pedro Mena, bred by J Bar7 Ranch LLC, trained by Jesse Villegas, ridden by Luis Pralta.
The second division of the Derby was won by Pro Paige, by Dustin Pro out of The Saime Paige by Gol, in the time of 20.19. She is owned, bred, and trained by Rick Hillstead, ridden by Zachary Bacon. There was a dead heat for second -- Eyesa Special Shadow, by Eyesa Special Slim out of Lil Shameless Angel by First N Six, owned by Juanita Villegas, bred by Broken Bones Cattle Company, trained by Jesse Villegas, ridden by Luis Peralta and CD Fire and Ice, by BR Proudest Victory out of Signature Rose by First N Six, owned and bred by Carol Lee, trained by Uriel Dominguez Sr, ridden by Uriel Dominguez.
VVR Dazzling Corona received the winter blanket and Montana Silver belt buckle. Pro Paige received a horse cooler, presented by Wyoming All Breeds Racing Association.
The 11th and final race of the day was the WABRA sponsored Wyoming Bred Maturity for 4 yr olds and older. Winning a winter blanket and Montana Silver buckle was TDM Big Shooter, by Coronas Velvet out of Dazzling Chivata by Dash To Chivato, with a time of 20.06 and a purse of $16,200. He is owned by Tyson Morgan, bred by Mike Lipp, trained by Steve Morgan, ridden by Oscar Cervantes. Second was CCB First Flying Fool, by Fit To Fly out of Janeys First by Cashin Man, owned & bred by Chelsa Bringhurst, trained by Travis Offret, ridden by Tyson Lusk.
A big Wyoming THANK YOU from Wyoming All Breeds Racing Association to Wyoming Horse Racing LLC, Eugene Joyce owner, for putting on these races at Energy Downs - Gillette; Central Wyoming Fair - Casper; Sweetwater Downs - Rock Springs.
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2017 RACE DATES
Unaudited points are as of 10/2/17 and pending blood test results
Please note: The following points are for WABRA year end awards only. Points started accumulating upon payment of dues.
16 race days
June 24, 25.
July 1, 2, 8, 9, 15, 16, 22, 23, 29, 30.
August 5, 6, 12, 13.
Eyesa Special Cirrus
TDM Big Shooter
CENTRAL WYOMING FAIR
4 race days
September 9, 10, 16, 17.