2015 Q-Racing Journal Archive

December 2015

  • Family Ties: The Giltner family's horses are a hobby and a business
  • Black & White on Black Type: The devil is in the details
  • Bank of America Challenge Championships: Daytona B dominates at Lone Star Park 

November 2015

  • Vessels Stallion Farm sells, Granada Farms reboots under new ownership
  • Headliners for the Bank of America Challenge Championships
  • A look back at recent graded stakes and equine sales

October 2015

  • Racehorses get a fast start at Born Running Ranch
  • Handicapping FAQ: Is there an advantage to be found from the track itself?
  • What you need to know about colic surgery

September 2015

September's Featured Articles:

  • All American Weekend: Derby, Futurity, Gold Cup and Sale
  • LBQHA and New Mexico Bred sale wrap-ups
  • Navicular syndrome and handicapping how-to

August 2015

Featured Articles:

  • Full coverage of the Vessels Maturity, Rainbow Futurity and Rainbow Derby
  • What you need to know about respiratory diseases, shoeing racehorses, wrapping legs and dental care
  • How to take the natural rhythm of a horse’s running form into consideration when handicapping

July 2015

Featured Articles:

  • A tribute to Bobby Adair
  • Dealing with tendon problems
  • Meet AQHA Executive VP Craig Huffhines

June 2015

Featured Articles:

  • Arizona Spotlight: Remembering Mars Blackman, Rillito updates and Sonoita celebrates 100
  • Anselmo Aguilar is a leading breeder in two countries
  • Stakes winner Bok Man is enjoying learning a new game

May 2015

Featured Articles:

  • A farewell to Jacky Martin
  • Complete coverage of the Chariot World Championships
  • Find out more about industry legends Les Onaka and Keith Babb

April 2015

Featured Articles:

  • How to use pedigree information and the morning line to decipher a winning bet
  • Recaps of the Los Alamitos Winter Championship and Winter Derby (G1)
  • Catch up with versatile ex-racehorse Already Rude

March 2015 – Annual Review

Featured Articles:

  • Get starter statistics for 2010-14, as well as five-year state, provincial and international stats
  • Look through the 2014 leading sires, dams, broodmare sires, jockeys, trainers, owners and breeders, plus the all-time leaders in those categories
  • Catch in-depth features of the 2014 American Quarter Horse racing world champions

February 2015

Featured Articles:

  • AQHA's 75th Anniversary
  • World Champion JRC Callas First and his connection with the unforgettable Runaway Winner
  • Learn more about horsewoman Jamie Zamora and jockey Cesar De Alba
  • Why full-time handicappers are a vital part of the industry

January 2015

Featured Articles:

  • Watch race replays and read recaps from the Los Alamitos Two Million Futurity, Zia Park Championship and Southwest Juvenile Championship 
  • Get the inside track on handicapping distance races, plus how distance plays into a horse's chance to win
  • Meet Starlite Delight, a daughter of Separtist turning heads in the show ring