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Kent Stirling Memorial Service Saturday 9/23, 11am at GP Sport of Kings

  Published in the Miami Herald on Sept. 17, 2017 Kent Hansen Stirling, age 72, loving husband, father, grandfather and friend passed away at home on September 6, 2017 after waging his 4th courageous battle against cancer. Kent is survived by his devoted wife Sheri; his daughter, Ginger Allen and husband Michael; his daughter Lori Schneider and husband Marc; his grandchildren Stirling, Connor, and Rylie Allen and Regan and Calin Schneider; step-children, Juland (Paul) and Jarrod Holmes;...
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Galleon Mast Wins on Turf at Gulfstream

By Jim Freer Galleon Mast became a two-time stakes winner on Labor Day at Gulfstream Park. Anne D. Scott’s Galleon Mast beat Domino Enterprises, Inc.’s Blue Harbor by 2 ¼ lengths in the $50,000 The Vid Handicap at 1 1/16 miles for 3-year-olds and up. Galleon Mast is a 4-year-old gelded son of Mizzen Mast. He captured the Eight Miles East Handicap by a head after entertaining a competitor through the stretch run Aug. 6,...
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Last Chance to Move Horses to Palm Meadows

September 7, 2017 Any horseman stabled at Gulfstream Park or Gulfstream Park West that still wishes to move horses to Palm Meadows ahead of the storm should contact Gulfstream management immediately (John Hoffman, PJ Campo or Billy  Badgett). There are approximately 250 stalls still available as of Thursday night and any move would likely have to be arranged by Friday morning, September 8, due to availability of personnel, bedding, etc. All rooms have been taken...
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Kent Stirling, Longtime Executive Director Of Florida HBPA, Dies At 72

Kent Stirling, who for many years was the executive director of the Florida Horsemen's Benevolent and Protective Association, died Sept. 5 after a recurrence of cancer, according to a report in the Daily Racing Form. He was 72. Stirling served as the executive director of the Florida HBPA from 1995 – 2015; he served as president of that […]

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ADVISORY: Gulfstream Cancels Live Racing Thursday through Sunday

Sep 6, 2017 HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Gulfstream Park has cancelled live racing Thursday, Sept. 7 through Sunday, Sept. 10 due to the unexpected path of Hurricane Irma. Gulfstream will be open this Thursday and Friday for simulcast wagering. Gulfstream will monitor the storm throughout the weekend. Racing is tentatively scheduled to resume Wednesday, Sept. 13, which was a scheduled makeup day. Guflstream’s casino will be open through Friday evening. “Obviously, our first priority is the...
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Sweet Khaleesi Takes Sugarloaf by a neck

By Jim Freer Sweet Khaleesi was the star at Gulfstream Park this past weekend, when other big stories were the rain at Gulfstream and South Florida favorite Gunnevera’s second place finish in the Travers (Grade 1) at Saratoga. Sweet Khaleesi turned the tables on Money or Love on Saturday, beating her by a neck in the $50,000 Sugarloaf Key Handicap at Gulfstream. On July 29 at Gulfstream, Money or Love defeated a late-running Sweet Khaleesi by...
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