Trainer Magazine

Trainer Magazine - the horse racing magazine for the training and development of the thoroughbred racehorse. Europe and North America.

August - October 2018 - issue 49

North American TrainerWeb Master

Contents:

  • Brad Cox - cover trainer profile
  • Nutrition - when's the best time to wean?
  • Peter J. Sacopulos - A jockey's life: the true tall tales of Gatebreakin' Ray Adair
  • Understanding the "biome of the lung"
  • Chip Tuttle - exciting times for racing in Mass.
  • Looking at contributing factors to Flat Injuries
  • Val Brinkerhoff - CTT Trainer Profile
  • Noah Abramson - a young trainer going places
  • Combating castration complications
  • News from PA Breeders
  • New Jersey - betting on its future
  • Alan F. Balch Column
  • Trainer of the Quarter - Kellyn Gorder

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Triple Crown 2018 - issue 48

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Contents

  • COVER PROFILE - Rodolphe Brisset - trainer of Kentucky Derby contender - QUIP
  • Why is "workers comp" insurance so complicated?
  • Impact of fractures on the thoroughbred
  • Combating Equine Herpes Virus
  • Can you really "run back" horses quickly?
  • Social Media review for trainers - part two
  • Understanding the biome of the lung
  • Standing in the wings - the role of the assistant trainer
  • Horse racing in Korea
  • Maryland racetrack rejuvenation
  • Mike Machowsky - California trainer in profile

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Spring 2018 - issue 47

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Contents

  • Norman McKnight - Trainer Profile
  • Charles "Chuck" Fipke
  • The legacy of El Prado
  • Career makers - the role of a jockeys agent
  • Top tips for travelling horses overseas from leading trainers
  • From Fertility to Foal - the importance of GI tract health
  • Tendon function and failure
  • EIPH - beyond the scope of dietary change
  • Sid Fernando Column
  • The Alan F. Balch Column
  • TRM Trainer of the Quarter
  • News from the PA breeders

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Winter 2017 - issue 46

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Contents

  • Profile: Mick Ruis
  • The Art of Clocking Horses
  • Trainer Profile: Dennis Collins
  • Better Owner-Trainer relations
  • Does nutrition factor in injury, repair and recovery?
  • Training yearlings: schools of thought around the world
  • Isn't training Thoroughbreds hard enough? Overcoming adversity
  • The Importance of identifying lower and upper limb lamensss
  • Epiduroscopy: An exciting window into back pain in horses
  • Trainer of the Quarter: Tim Glyshaw
  • PHBA: PA Day at the Races
  • Sid Fernando: What have you done for me lately?
  • Alan Balch CTT column: Achtung!

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August - October 2017 - issue 45

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Contents

  • Cover Profile - Mike Stidham
  • Business profile - Duncan Taylor
  • Understanding "Horsemens Liability" who is responsible when things go wrong
  • Laryngeal ultrasound - the latest research
  • Research into jockeys' riding styles
  • Nutrition - Feeding for healthy hooves
  • How do we increase race field sizes? Denise Steffanus canvasses opinion from state to state
  • Why the grass is getting greener in NY
  • The exercise riders - the morning riders who make the afternoon racehorses
  • Plantation Fields 2017 - showcasing the retraining of racehorses for Eventing
  • News from the PA breeders
  • Sid Fernando Column
  • Alan Balch Column
  • TRM Trainer of the Quarter - Peter Miller

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May - July 2017 - issue 44

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Contents

  • Profile: Antonio Sano
  • The relationship between jockey and valet
  • Lameness the Singapore way: Monitoring gait
  • Keeping it all together - The Pennsylvania Breeding Fund
  • Anatomy of a training agreement - why trainers and owners need to put it in writing
  • Developing the two-year-old's foot
  • The benefits of Salt
  • How the NSA's handicap system has bolstered the sport
  •  Profile: Frank Stronach
  • Compounding Pharmacies
  • Training decisions that made a difference
  • Trainer of the Quarter: Kiaran McLaughlin

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February - April 2017 - issue 43

North American TrainerWeb Master

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Contents

  • Man o'War - The first 100 years
  • Call for common sense in testing
  • Profile - Leigh and Arnaud Delacour
  • How paternal age affects produce
  • The Sunshine Boys - Ron McNally & Murray Friedlander
  • Flying under the radar - a look at the careers of some unfamiliar trainers belonging to the 3,600 win-club
  • Condylar Fractures - early detection
  • Interview with Happy Broadbent
  • Continuing education for NY trainers

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November '16 to January '17 - issue 42

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Contents

  • Art Sherman - trainer of California Chrome - profile
  • Alan Balch - CTT Column - Interest and conflict
  • Andrea Young - Sam Houston Racecourse - Business Snapshot
  • Sid Fernando - The widening elitism in North American Racing
  • Graham Motion - TRM Trainer of the Quarter (again)
  • Why do horses act up - the psychology of starting gate jitters / tail swishing / kicking out
  • Terry Knight - a mainstay of the Northern California circuit - CTT trainer profile
  • Groom Training - on the job training for stable staff
  • The Absolute Insurer Rule revisited
  • Testosterone and the thoroughbred
  • Raceday routines - the benefit of a regular schedule for horses on raceday
  • Equine flu - research and development into the treatment of the disease
  • International horse movements - disease risk
  • Metabolomics - understanding equine gut health

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August - October 2016 - issue 41

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Contents

  • Alan Balch - CTT column - Marketing and Management Myopia
  • Chad Brown - trainer of the stars - following in his mentor's footsteps
  • TRM Trainer of the Quarter - Ron Potts Jr.
  • The art of yearling sales preparation
  • Bode Miller - from downhill ski champion to thoroughbred racing
  • Gut feeling - research into equine gut ulceration
  • David Hofmans - trainer of Melatonin in profile
  • Microchipping the thoroughbred racehorse
  • Rillito Park Racetrack - the students who helped save the track
  • Huey Barnes - an enduring fixture on the Californian racing circuit - in profile
  • Equine Joint Medications - which medications give the best results?
  • Handicap races - their place in North American racing
  • Management of respiratory disease in the thoroughbred racehorse
  • Sid Fernando - the rise and fall and rise again of US bloodstock

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May - July 2016 - issue 40

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Contents

  • It all began with AP INDY - his influence on the racehorses of today
  • Tapit - the leading stallion of his generation - in profile
  • The unique methods trainers have used to get their horses to win Triple Crown races
  • NEW RESEARCH - on treating gastric disease
  • Knowing your Timothy from your Alfalfa - which hay to use and when
  • PEMFT - the use of electromagnets to heal
  • The business of claiming - which states offer the best value?
  • The Absolute insurer rule - revisited
  • The history of female jockeys in the USA
  • California Trainer profile - Hector Palma
  • Broodmare profile - Serena's Song
  • The Alan Balch Column
  • The Sid Fernando Column
  • TRM Trainer of the Quarter - George "Rusty" Arnold II
  • PLUS Stakes Schedules - indexes of the major stakes races over the coming year

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February 2016 - April 2016 - Issue 39

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Contents

  • Alan Balch Column
  • TRM Trainer of the Quarter - Brad Cox
  • Cover Profile - TEAM O'NEILL
  • Shedding new light on breeding and broodmare management
  • TV Coverage - the retuning of racing broadcasting
  • Bob Hess Jr. - California trainer profile
  • Have you mapped your horse's genetic passport?
  • It's 80 years since the first female took out a training licence - how do contemporary female trainers view themselves in a male-dominated industry?
  • Dealing with Musculoskeletal Catastrophes
  • The concept of marginal gains
  • Crossover trainers - what we can learn from standardbred and quarter horse trainers
  • Does bleeding affect performance - results of a ten year study?
  • Joe Gorajec speaks out
  • State Incentive Breeding Tables for 2016
  • Trackside - news from tracks across North America
  • Product Focus - technology in racing
  • Stakes Schedules for Spring 2016
  • The Sid Fernando Column

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November 2015 - January 2016 - Issue 38

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Contents

  • Dallas Stewart - leading KY-based trainer in profile
  • Bill Casner - Breeder - Owner - Trainer
  • Young Trainers Starting Out - Abigail Adsit, Michael Wilson, Scott Young, Liam Benson
  • Rick Hammerle - from racing fan to racing secretary
  • Resisting De-worming Traditions - with Todd Pletcher
  • Diagnostic Tools - other than x-rays
  • Changing Surface - from dirt to turf
  • Keith Desormeaux - CTT Trainer Profile
  • Sid Fernando - Curlin leads resurgence in bloodstock industry
  • Alan Balch Column - Is perception reality?
  • The Carb Conundrum - feeding a low or high starch diet
  • Understanding Stifle Joints
  • Doug O'Neill - TRM Trainer of the Quarter
  • Saving Racing in Texas
  • Equilume light the way
  • Pony Up Technologies launch VetCheq
  • All about thermal imaging for horses from FLIR
  • Regenerative Therapy aiding return to racing

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August - October 2015 - issue 37

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Contents

  • King T. Leatherbury in profile
  • TRM Trainer of the Quarter - Bob Baffert
  • CTT Pages with Alan Balch
  • Barry Abrams - Profile
  • Equine Sudden Death
  • Equine Synovial Infections
  • Carlos Arias - making whips
  • The Claiming Game
  • The New Superfoods in equine nutrition
  • The Tetrarch
  • Behind the scenes with the stewards
  • All about the CBA
  • Sid Fernando Column

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May - July 2015 - issue 36

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Contents

  • Rick Violette - cover trainer profile
  • Positive media - the good side of racing being a niche sport
  • The relationship between surfaces and long bone fractures
  • Equine Metabolic Syndrome a buzzphrase in equine nutrition, but does it have relevance for racing?
  • Novel techniques of assessing the respiratory tract
  • First time starters - over 20 trainers give us their views on training for the first start
  • Remembering the five time Kentucky Derby winning jockey Bill Hartack
  • Mark Casse - profile
  • TRM Trainer of the quarter - Larry Jones
  • News from the California Thoroughbred Trainers
  • Sid Fernando Column
  • Stakes Schedules

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February - April 2015 - issue 35

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Contents

  • Cover Profile - Wesley Ward
  • TRM Trainer of the Quarter - Marcus Vitali
  • David Bernstein
  • CTT pages
  • Jimmy 'The Hat' Allard
  • The future for Florida racing and breeding
  • Racetrack Safety
  • Is racing success inherited?
  • State Incentives
  • Trickle Feeding
  • How the daylight affects racehorse performance
  • Trackside
  • Stake Schedules
  • Sid Fernando Column

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Summer 2014 - issue 33

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Contents

  • Christophe Clement - Cover Profile
  • The Alan Balch Column
  • King Leatherbury - TRM Trainer of the Quarter
  • Veterinary research - what racing can learn from the eventing community about funding research
  • Grade 1 winning owners in profile between April and June 2014
  • Feeding succulents and treats - Apples and Carrots or "stout" beer and eggs?
  • The use of Controlled Therapeutic Medication in racing - a vets opinion
  • Tendon Injuries - Prevention & Treatment
  • Working the backstretch - could we be doing more for our backstretch workers?
  • Treating Equine Influenza outbreaks in vaccinated horses
  • New products for trainers Stakes Schedules
  • The Sid Fernando Column

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Triple Crown 2014 - issue 32

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Contents

  • Mike Maker - Cover Profile
  • Art Sherman - TRM Trainer of the Quarter
  • The Alan Balch column
  • Dickie Small - Ted Mudge with a personal remembrance
  • Is there a correct feeding position?
  • Should we be feeding fillies differently?
  • Treating sore shins
  • Northern Dancer - 50 years on
  • Split pasterns
  • Los Alamitos
  • Shunted  heels
  • Darin Lamoureux
  • Profiles on Gr1 winning owners - January through March 2014
  • State Incentives
  • Product Focus
  • Sid Fernando Column

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