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Updated on May 25, 2015

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FHTC, Dr. John Fisher, Main Sequence and Valliant Boy SBFAR each receiving a Touch of Class Award from the Maryland Horse Industry Board at the Fair Hill Races on Saturday!

The wins by Fair Hill Training Center based horses from Monday 5/18 thru Sunday 5/24 were as follows:

Thursday: Graham Motion trained "Dance with Ron" and Tony Dutrow trained "Tekton" both at Pimlico

Saturday: Kelly Rubley trained "Bank Float", Mike Trombetta trained "Dynamic Strike" and "Magritte" all at Pimlico, Tres Abbott trained "Camille Claudel" at Delaware Park

Fair Hill had 39 starters last week.
There were 6 wins, 8 places, 6 shows and earnings of $239,635; 51% of the starters finished first, second or third.

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Ageless breezing bright and early the week before her track record win in The Very One Stake on Saturday!

The wins by Fair Hill Training Center based horses from Monday 5/11 thru Sunday 5/17 were as follows:

Thursday: Graham Motion trained "Jane Peterson" at Pimlico and "Classic Oversight" at Charles Town

Friday: Graham Motion trained "Miss Temple City" in the Hill Top Stakes (Article), "Charm City Girl" and Tom Proctor trained "Conscience" all at Pimlico

Saturday: Arnaud Delacour trained "Ageless" in the Very One Stake (Article), Graham Motion trained "My Team" and Michael Matz trained "Slip By" all at Pimlico, Mike Lerman trained "Sliver and Onions" at Parx Racing and "Empty Backfield" at Delaware Park, Tom Proctor trained "Ceisteach (IRE)" in the Keertana Stake at Churchill Downs (Article)

Sunday: Gale Patti trained "Fundy's Tide" at Parx Racing

Fair Hill had 69 starters last week.
There were 12 wins, 12 places, 13 shows and earnings of $890,065; 54% of the starters finished first, second or third.

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A. P. Indian skips across the Tapeta in preparation for his Decathlon Stake win on opening day at Monmouth!

The wins by Fair Hill Training Center based horses from Monday 5/4 thru Sunday 5/10 were as follows:

Thursday: Tony Dutrow trained "Cost Affective" at Belmont

Friday: Steve Epley trained "Cherokee Kitten" at Penn National, Shug McGaughey trained "Queen's Parade" at Belmont Park

Saturday: Arnaud Delacour trained "A. P. Indian" in the Decathalon Stake at Monmouth Park (Video), Mike Trombetta trained "Ghostly Games", Tom Proctor trained "Examen" and Liz Merryman trained "Long Cove" all at Pimlico, Corby Caiazzo trained "Takedown Charlie" at Charles Town

Sunday: Mike Mullin trained "Fear Not" and "Shesfromboston" both at Monmouth Park

Fair Hill had 52 starters last week.
There were 10 wins, 12 places, 4 shows and earnings of $376,937; 50% of the starters finished first, second or third.

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Tom greats first graders on Sanford’s annual FHTC visit to Herringswell Stables last week!

The wins by Fair Hill Training Center based horses from Monday 4/27 thru Sunday 5/3 were as follows:

Wednesday: Steve Cooper trained "D' Wild Angel" at Charles Town

Thursday: Richard Lugovich trained "Royal Jest" at Belmont, Edwin Merryman trained "Spiked" at Penn National, Mark Shuman trained "Stormy Salute" and Tom Proctor trained "Hip Hop N Jazz" both at Pimlico

Friday: Mike Trombetta trained "Shimba" and Tony Dutrow trained "More Than This" both at Pimlico

Saturday: Mike Trombetta trained "Tiza Clever Won" at Parx Racing

Sunday: Graham Motion trained "Lunarwarfare" and Tony Dutrow trained "Indian Street" both at Parx Racing

Fair Hill had 36 starters last week.
There were 10 wins, 1 places, 6 shows and earnings of $232,871; 47% of the starters finished first, second or third.

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Spring in full bloom at FHTC last weekend – it’s about time!

The wins by Fair Hill Training Center based horses from Monday 4/20 thru Sunday 4/26 were as follows:

Tuesday: Graham Motion trained "Valued Strike" at Parx Racing

Wednesday: Graham Motion trained "Cat Humor" at Penn National

Thursday: Mark Shuman trained "Sweet Little Lies" at Penn National

Friday: Liz Merryman trained "Second Amendment" at Pimlico

Saturday: Mike Trombetta trained "With Exultation" at Aqueduct

Sunday: Gail Hanford trained "Lulu Island", Liz Merryman trained "Amazing Anthem" and Fenneka Bentley trained "Sassy Little Cat" all at Pimlico

Fair Hill had 42 starters last week.
There were 8 wins, 7 places, 3 shows and earnings of $308,262; 45% of the starters finished first, second or third.

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Nellie Cashman stretching for victory in the Dahlia Stakes (photo by Jim McCue)

The wins by Fair Hill Training Center based horses from Monday 4/13 thru Sunday 4/19 were as follows:

Thursday: Tony Dutrow trained "Scuba" and Chuck Lawrence trained "Cage Fighter" at Pimlico

Friday: Tony Dutrow trained "My Son Ernie", Mike Trombetta trained "Isthmus" and Tim Woolley trained "Silverville" all at Pimlico, Corby Caiazzo trained "Suave Tiger" at Charles Town

Saturday: Tres Abbott trained "Nellie Cashman" in the Dahlia Stake at Pimlico (article), Tony Dutrow trained "Overthespeedlimit" at Aqudeuct,

Sunday: Graham Motion trained "Johnson City Kid" at Pimlico

Fair Hill had 56 starters last week.
There were 9 wins, 9 places, 5 shows and earnings of $370,373; 41% of the starters finished first, second or third.

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Red Maple in bloom behind Therapy Center - Spring is here!

The wins by Fair Hill Training Center based horses from Monday 4/6 thru Sunday 4/12 were as follows:

Tuesday: Mike Lerman trained "Sliver and Onions" at Parx Racing

Friday: Mark Shuman trained "Nate's Dynamite" and Graham Motion trained "Catcha Rising Star" both at Pimlico

Sunday: Graham Motion trained "Rachel Wall" at Pimlico

Fair Hill had 29 starters last week.
There were 4 wins, 4 places, 3 shows and earnings of $136,504; 38% of the starters finished first, second or third.

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Eclipse of the Moon on Saturday morning from the Clocker’s Tower!

The wins by Fair Hill Training Center based horses from Monday 3/30 thru Sunday 4/5 were as follows:

Thursday: Mike Lerman trained "Red Hot Randy" at Penn National

Saturday: Graham Motion trained "Fortune Pearl" at Keeneland

Fair Hill had 17 starters last week.
There were 2 wins, 2 places, 2 shows and earnings of $87,326; 35% of the starters finished first, second or third.

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Trainer Liz Merryman leading Valiant Boy SBFAR with Ali Rawles aborad to the Tapeta prior to leaving for Dubai!

The wins by Fair Hill Training Center based horses from Monday 3/23 thru Sunday 3/29 were as follows:

Wednesday: Chuck Lawrence trained "Filosofo" at Charles Town

Thursday: Mike Trombetta trained "Isthmus" at Laurel

Saturday: Mark Reid trained "Dreaming of Andy A" at Penn National, Tony Dutrow trained "Wellington Wizard" at Parx Racing

Fair Hill had 28 starters last week.
There were 4 wins, 7 places, 5 shows and earnings of $319,538; 57% of the starters finished first, second or third.

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Heroic Royal (right) conditioning at FHTC this winter for his win over hurdles at Aiken Saturday!

The wins by Fair Hill Training Center based horses from Monday 3/16 thru Sunday 3/22 were as follows:

Tuesday: Marya Montoya trained "E Lizzy" at Parx Racing

Friday: Mike Trombetta trained "Harrythenavigator" at Laurel

Saturday: Kathy Neilson trained "Heroic Royal" at Aiken

Fair Hill had 21 starters last week.
There were 3 wins, 2 places, 3 shows and earnings of $75,032; 38% of the starters finished first, second or third.

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A flock of Snow Geese turned red in the sunrise Sunday at FHTC while heading north for the summer!

The wins by Fair Hill Training Center based horses from Monday 3/9 thru Sunday 3/15 were as follows:

Wednesday: Mike Trombetta trained "Fara's Kid" at Penn National

Thursday: Mike Trombetta trained "Souper Lucky" at Laurel

Friday: Jose Samaniego trained "Jersey's Kitten" at Laurel and "Payroll Account" at Penn National, Steve Cooper trained "D'Wild Angel" at Charles Town

Saturday: Mike Trombetta trained "Ghostly Games" at Charles Town, Graham Motion trained "Easy Comparison" and Corby Caiazzo trained "Suave Tiger" both at Laurel, Carl Doran trained "Deputy Cavalier" at Penn Nationial

Sunday: Marya Montoya trained "Unrivaled" at Parx Racing

Fair Hill had 43 starters last week.
There were 10 wins, 2 places, 5 shows and earnings of $214,547; 40% of the starters finished first, second or third.

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The wins by Fair Hill Training Center based horses from Monday 3/2 thru Sunday 3/8 were as follows:

Monday: Marya Montoya trained "E Lizzy" at Parx Racing

Fair Hill had 5 starters last week.
There was 1 win, 0 places, 0 shows and earnings of $10,120; 20% of the starters finished first, second or third.

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FHTC training yesterday as the storm moved in!

The wins by Fair Hill Training Center based horses from Monday 2/23 thru Sunday 3/1 were as follows:

Saturday: Graham Motion trained "Freshman Phenom" at Penn National, Chuck Lawrence trained "Cosmo Storm" at Aqueduct

Fair Hill had 23 starters last week.
There was 2 wins, 5 places, 4 shows and earnings of $87,551; 48% of the starters finished first, second or third.

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Tapeta maestro Michael Dickinson heads to the Tower Saturday after checking the track!

The wins by Fair Hill Training Center based horses from Monday 2/16 thru Sunday 2/22 were as follows:

Tuesday: Mike Trombetta trained "Empire Star" at Penn National

Fair Hill had 10 starters last week.
There was 1 win, 3 places, 2 shows and earnings of $70,308; 60% of the starters finished first, second or third.

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Amy Jackson and Emory leading a set to the track Saturday, a hold onto your hat day!

The wins by Fair Hill Training Center based horses from Monday 2/9 thru Sunday 2/15 were as follows:

Tuesday: Peter Levine trained "More for Your Buck" at Parx Racing

Fair Hill had 22 starters last week.
There was 1 win, 3 places, 2 shows and earnings of $61,650; 27% of the starters finished first, second or third.

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The wins by Fair Hill Training Center based horses from Monday 2/2 thru Sunday 2/8 were as follows:

Sunday: Mark Shuman trained "Saratoga Valley" at Laurel

Fair Hill had 25 starters last week.
There were 1 win, 4 places, 3 shows and earnings of $56,561; 32% of the starters finished first, second or third.

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Spotted Heart, Victor Molina aboard, preparing for her third win in a row yesterday!

The wins by Fair Hill Training Center based horses from Monday 1/26 thru Sunday 2/1 were as follows:

Thursday: Mike Trombetta trained "Kowboy King" and Graham Motion trained "Catcha Rising Star" both at Laurel

Saturday: Graham Motion trained "Freshman Phenom" at Laurel

Sunday: Mark Shuman trained "Spotted Heart" at Laurel

Fair Hill had 32 starters last week.
There were 4 wins, 8 places, 6 shows and earnings of $190,510; 56% of the starters finished first, second or third.

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Valiant Boy Sbfar, Ali Rawles astride, back in training for his 2015 campaign and loving it!

The wins by Fair Hill Training Center based horses from Monday 1/19 thru Sunday 1/25 were as follows:

Saturday: Mike Trombetta trained "Ifimlyinimdyin" at Penn National

Fair Hill had 8 starters last week.
There was 1 win, 1 place, 1 show and earnings of $27,236; 38% of the starters finished first, second or third.

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Congratulations to Main Sequence on his two Eclipse awards! (Article)

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Main Sequence and Robbie Walsh all smiles as they head home from training just after Christmas

The wins by Fair Hill Training Center based horses from Monday 1/12 thru Sunday 1/18 were as follows:

Saturday: Mark Shuman trained "Testudo" at Laurel

Fair Hill had 20 starters last week.
There was 1 win, 1 place, 1 show and earnings of $42,153; 15% of the starters finished first, second or third.

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Last week the bitter cold created ice art on the window of the gate shack!

The wins by Fair Hill Training Center based horses from Monday 1/5 thru Sunday 1/11 were as follows:

Friday: Edwin Merryman trained "Spiked" at Penn National

Saturday: Mike Trombetta trained "Souper Lucky" and Mark Shuman trained "Saratoga Valley" both at Laurel

Fair Hill had 22 starters last week.
There were 3 wins, 2 places, 8 shows and earnings of $89,379; 59% of the starters finished first, second or third.

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Star Pearl glides over the Tapeta with Muffy Trimmer aboard prior to her Nellie Morse Stake win Saturday!

The wins by Fair Hill Training Center based horses from Monday 12/29 thru Sunday 1/4 were as follows:

Monday: Bob Triola trained "Complete Game" at Parx Racing

Wednesday: Mike Trombetta trained "Swiss Army Wife" at Laurel

Friday: Steve Epley trained "War Favorite" at Charles Town

Saturday: Graham Motion trained "Star Pearl" in the Nellie Morse Stake at Laurel (Video)

Sunday: Mike Trombetta trained "Move Over Honey" at Parx Racing

Fair Hill had 32 starters last week.
There were 5 wins, 1 place, 7 shows and earnings of $162,752; 41% of the starters finished first, second or third.

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