Harness racing in 2016 will be conducted in the newly renovated track located at the Shenandoah County Fair in Woodstock, Virginia. The new track and racing surface is being developed by the Coon’s brothers in conjunction with the VEA and the VHHA and will be able to accommodate eight horses. The VHHA hopes to more Read More
Nominations for both 2 & 3 Year Olds Due March 15, 2016 – $200.00
The annual general meeting of the Virginia Harness Horse Association will be held on Nov. 15, 2015, at 1 p.m. at the Shenandoah County Fair Grounds in Woodst0ck, Virginia. All members are invited to come out and meet the new board of directors.
Arrington, VA — Blueridge Pushy and Riggy, respective 2-year-old Virginia-bred champions last year in the filly and colt pacing divisions, captured their 3-year-old $5,000 prep races Saturday (Oct. 10) at the Oak Ridge Estate as harness racing returned to the scenic venue for the first time since 2001. Herman Hagerman’s Blueridge Pushy beat four other fillies in her race, the first Read More
Arrington, VA—A total of eight $5,000 Virginia-bred prep races highlight action on the track this weekend as harness racing returns to the Oak Ridge Estate’s one mile oval in Nelson County for the first time since 2001. Three year olds will prep on Saturday and two year olds on Sunday. An additional 14 pari-mutuel weekend Read More
Arrington, VA — Pari-mutuel harness racing will return to the Oak Ridge Estate this week for the first time since 2001 as the Virginia Equine Alliance presents a two week meet in beautiful Nelson County. We are getting ready to draw at Oak Ridge. Qualifiers will be drawn Tuesday (Oct. 6) for Wednesday (Oct. 7). The Read More
Arrington, VA — Pari-mutuel harness racing will return to the Oak Ridge Estate next week for the first time since 2001 as the Virginia Equine Alliance presents a two week meet in beautiful Nelson County. Pacers and trotters can begin shipping onto the grounds Monday (Oct. 5) in preparation for opening weekend, which kicks off Read More
The Virginia Equine Alliance has announced that driver and liability insurance will be provided for horsemen racing at Oak Ridge Estate for the meet scheduled in October. For more information, call Racing Secretary Craig Andow at 551.204.1796. — Craig Andow