Barn Notes

Posted 2014-08-16

contest 01This Sunday marks the 79th running of the Grade 3 Philip H. Iselin Stakes, one of the highlights of Monmouth Park’s summer racing season. Originally known as the Monmouth Handicap, the Iselin was first contested in 1884, and renamed in honor of the former president and chairman of the board of Monmouth Park in 1986. Pants On Fire, Bern Identity, and Vegas No Show will travel the mile and one e... Full Story

Posted 2014-08-16

contest 01Crab cookers are feeling the pinch as the time to crown the best cake draws closer with the continuation of the Shore Chef Crab Cake Cook-Off on Sunday. The Shore’s top seafood restaurants set up shop at Monmouth Park on Saturday and will continue dishing out chowders, lobster rolls, fresh fish, and more on Sunday as they battle to see whose crab takes the cake. Vendors for the festival includ... Full Story

Posted 2014-08-16

contest 01Chuck Spina, a trainer for over 40 years, was the 2014 recipient of the Virgil “Buddy” Raines Distinguished Achievement Award.            The Raines Award, instituted at Monmouth Park in 1996, honors men and women who have demonstrated a continuing commitment to the sport of Thoroughbred racing as an owner or trainer, and whose conduct has been exemplary for professionalism, integrity and s... Full Story


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2014-08-15Prudhoe Bay Looks for a Graded Win in Jersey Shore...
2014-08-15Crab Cake Cook Off This Weekend at Monmouth Park...
2014-08-14Griff Looks to Swoop In and Steal Victory in Jersey Shore Stakes...
2014-08-14Mare On Fire Hot-To-Trot in Friday's Feature...
2014-08-09Ju Ju Eyeballs Looks For Another Stakes Win in Fort Monmouth...
2014-08-09Kourtney’s Challenge 2-Mile Fun Run/Walk and Food Bank Day Sunday...