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Jul 14 2018

First international race-meeting in Romania

On 1st July, the first international Arabian race in Romania took place at the Ploiesti racetrack. For the first time ever, more than 2000 visitors followed races of Shagya-Arabians, Shetland Ponys, Trotters, English Thoroughbreds – and, of course, pureberd Arabians!

After a timid demonstration-race of purebred Arabians last fall, I could convince Lara Sawaya, director …

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Nov 02 2017

Sweden takes HARC Championship for the 2nd year running….

Monday (the 30th October) saw the much awaited coming together of six nations in Ghlin, Belgium to celebrate the 2017 end of season Heritage Arabian Racing Club’s (HARC) Championship gathering. A successful confrontation was delivered adhering to the HARC idea to promote racing of Heritage horses helping to maintain the original characteristics of the pure …

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Oct 26 2017

HARC European Championship in Ghlin

Declarations are done! Eleven starters prepare for the 2100m HARC European Championship on 30th October in Ghlin, Belgium offering a purse of Euros 20,000. The big surprise for the forthcoming HARC Championship is the running of an Iranian horse that has travelled especially for this race all the way from Iran to Ireland, where it …

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Oct 11 2017

European HARC Championship

The Heritage Arabian Racing Club (HARC) announced the European HARC Championship which will take place in Ghlin, Belgium on 30th October 2017. HARC promotes the use of traditional Arabian bloodlines for racing. For this reason, certain horses and their offspring are excluded from HARC races. There a growing force of Heritage horses, the best will …

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Apr 05 2017

Prikhot – The Birth of a Legend

Russian Damlines – Rodania (I) In this first part about the legendary mare Prikhot, Russian registrar Alexander Shemarykin introduces us to her ancestors, that came as foundation stock from England to Tersk stud.

If we talk about the development of racing families in the Arabian breed in general, breeders and owners of racehorses have said …

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Nov 01 2016

Victory for Sweden in the first HARC European Championships

On 31st October, the first ever HARC European Championship took place in Mons / Ghlin (Belgium), where the best race horses without Manganate or Amer blood, etc., met, according to the rules of the Heritage Arabian Racing Club (HARC). The race was sponsored with 20.000 € by Sheikh Sultan Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the initiator …

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Sep 17 2016

European HARC-Championship 31st October 2016

HARC racing has grown quickly in Western Europe over the past year, (for example in Belgium, Netherlands and Germany are 1 to 7 ‘Heritage Horses’ in training, and participation from England in our prep-races), we are now aiming for a European Heritage Championship this year. The generosity of HARC, under the guidance of HH Sheikh …

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Feb 16 2016

Nil Kamla wins the snow race at St. Moritz

The first race meeting of the White Turf 2016 on 7th February had to be cancelled due to weather conditions, but also at the second race meeting on 14th February the conditions were not really good. Therefore the track had to be shortened and the races were run on only 800 meters on the straight …

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Feb 09 2016

(Deutsch) Totalabsage des 1. Renntags von White Turf

Sorry, this entry is only available in German.

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Jun 18 2015

Back to the Roots

Foundation of the Heritage Arabian Racing Club (HARC) Many Arabian horse breeders and officials are sharing concerns over the looks, abilities and purity of the Arabian (race) horse and put a big question mark to the modern Arabian race horses of French and Saudi bloodlines which have swamped the game and changed the nature of …

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