James MacDonald on 2021: ‘It’s been a terrific year’

James MacDonald on 2021: ‘It’s been a terrific year’ November 17, 2021, by Ken Weingartner, USTA Media Relations Manager Share via: More Ken Weingartner Hightstown, NJ — James MacDonald is enjoying a career year and hopes to keep the good times rolling when he visits The Meadowlands for Saturday’s stakes-ladened card featuring TVG Series championships […]

William Buick – Jockey

Thanks to Wikipedia William Buick (born 22 July 1988) is a British-Norwegian flat jockey. He shared the champion apprentice jockey title in 2008 with David Probert and won the Lester Award for Apprentice Jockey of the Year in 2007 and 2008. From 2010 to 2014 he was a stable jockey to John Gosden. In 2015 he signed with Godolphin. Buick won his first Group1 race in […]

Cindy Stewart — Breeder

by Victoria Howard Hunterton Farm, one of harness racing’s finest breeding farms, is located in Paris, Ky. Numerous champions have been bred, born, and raised on the historical land that was once known as Stoner Creek. In 1980, the farm sported 80 acres, but today covers 900 acres that spread across three farms; the majority […]

Connie Hochstetler — Owner/Breeder

by Victoria Howard Not many people involved in harness racing can say that one of the four-legged kids they bred and raised turned out to be a world champion, but Connie Hochstetler can. Her horse, Kadabra, grew up to be one of the most influential sires in the sport’s history. Sadly, Kadabra recently died at […]

Michelle MacDougall — Veterinarian

by Victoria Howard When children are asked what they want to be when they grow up, many answer, “I want to be a veterinarian.” But it’s not easy to become a veterinarian for it takes 8-10 long years of studying. After completing an initial four-year bachelor’s degree program, it takes an additional four years of […]