Gene Riegle Memorial debuts at County Fair. He’s versatile that way. It was a four-heat race, and we finished ninth in the first heat. The No Nukes filly Immortality swept her division at two in , with the BC, Three Diamonds and Sweetheart being among her 13 wins, earning her over a million dollars, but she received only 14 HOY votes, compared to for Mr. There were only nine votes available to Three Diamonds. Among his other accomplishments, Mr. He brought so much class and integrity to the industry.
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Gene Riegle, 83, Hall of Fame driver/trainer, dies – Harness Racing Newsroom – USTA – USTROTTING
Among his other accomplishments, Mr. Afternoon post times will be at 1 p.
He’s a little green. His owners at the time were Mr.
Riegle was born on June 3,in Greenville, Ohio, long a hotbed of harness racing hadness. He’s got the desire part. But none were better that year than a colt named Artsplace.
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He’s versatile that way. He said fine and the deal was completed that fast.
He brought so much class and integrity to the industry. Built on a large acre plus parcel that today is occupied by Wal-Mart and a host of commercial enterprises on what was the mile track and training centerand across Racetrack Rd. Two years later, Campbell and McIntosh were on the verge of winning the Metro together with Western Shooter when the talented colt made a late break in deep stretch. That would be an interesting development in that no two-year-old filly has ever been voted HOTY.
He just kept getting better all year. He was inducted into the Riegl Racing Hall of Fame in It hosted the Breeders’ Crown, in whole or part, fromproducing some of the series’ best performances by its best equine stars. Van Lennep told me he wanted to buy it. The No Riegl filly Immortality swept her division at two inwith the BC, Three Diamonds and Sweetheart being among her 13 wins, earning her over a million dollars, but she received only 14 HOY votes, compared to for Mr.
Later in the colt’s career, McIntosh trained Artsplace. Gene began his riegke career at age 17 and won his very first start, besting top horseman Sanders Russell in rirgle process at their home base of the Darke County Fair.
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Riegle passed at his Greenville home on Oct. Upset winner in final Open Trot of season. What many people did not realize was that Van Lennep, who was born in Philadelphia on July 6,was an innovator in other areas as well.
Over the years, Mr. She beat the boys—11 of them– in the Harriman at Yonkers Raceway from the second tier. We really had high hopes for him. United States Trotting Association S.
He just had a haress affinity toward my father. We finally won the last two heats to win the race, but not after we got everybody worried. This rewrote the oldest major record in the books as the 1: Lass A Rope schools her elders. Excited won eight of 14 starts in her freshman campaign, with her biggest victory coming in the American National at Sportsman Park.
He’s still the best. Tuscon Hanover was a top Riegle trainee in The Ohio-born driver-trainer worked for decades at the top levels of the sport, producing many champion pacers and trotters. Rex Larkin Poplar Hill Farm.