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Somebeachsomewhere Honoured In N.S.

November 3, 2018:

Despite stormy weather outside, attendance was strong at the Halifax Convention Centre for the 2018 Nova Scotia Sport Hall of Fame induction ceremonies and the induction of Standardbred legend Somebeachsomewhere...read on

Connections Reflect On 'Beach'

January 14, 2018:

"The people that he exposed us to is probably one of the big things I will remember. The ride he took us on, the way he made us feel when he was racing. I never went into a race thinking he was going to be beat."...read on

Mainstream Feature On ‘The Beach’

July 25, 2016:

It has been years since the great Somebeachsomewhere last set foot on the racetrack, but his throng of supporters continue to be fascinated by the now-stallion. The National Post has stoked that interest to kick off the week, as the publication has run an almost eight-minute feature that has caught up with the pacing star....read on

MacDonell Discusses His ‘Cup’ Shot

June 4, 2014:

They may have set the bar high in 2008 when they teamed up in the Pepsi North America Cup, but Paul MacDonell and Brent MacGrath are hoping to recreate magic in 2014....read on

Groups At Odds Over Truro Raceway

July 26, 2013:

The CBC has reported that two separate groups in Nova Scotia are at odds as to which should operate racing at Truro Raceway....read on

Has Truro Been Saved?

July 12, 2013:

Could there be racing and stabling at Truro Raceway past Sunday? Reports from Nova Scotia indicate that an eleventh hour deal could be in the works to give the 138-year-old facility life beyond this weekend....read on

The 'Beach' Party Continues

November 12, 2012:

After watching pacer Somebeachsomewhere dazzle on the racetrack, winning 20 of 21 career races, earn more than $3.3 million and receive three Horse of the Year Awards, his co-owner/trainer and breeder are both enjoying the horse’s second career as a sire....read on

Big Weekend For 'Beach' Babies

August 31, 2012:

Racing fans have eagerly waited to see the first-crop offspring of the great Somebeachsomewhere hit the track and since bursting onto the scene, it appears that the apples haven’t fallen far from the tree....read on

Are The ‘Odds’ In MacGrath’s Favour?

December 14, 2011:

The best Christmas gift, at least an early one, that owner/trainer Brent MacGrath could have asked for came true when his Weigh The Odds received a favourable post position in one of two $25,000 Valedictory Stakes eliminations set for this Saturday evening at Woodbine Racetrack...read on

MacGrath: “The Burlington Was A Pivotal Race”

June 4, 2011:

While some of this year’s top sophomore pacing colts are making last minute preparations for tonight’s first edition of Somebeachsomewhere Stakes, formerly the Burlington Stakes, trainer Brent MacGrath has reflected on the importance of the North America Cup prep race for the great Somebeachsomewhere...read on

Somebeachsomewhere Stakes Set For Mohawk

December 3, 2010:

The Woodbine Entertainment Group has announced that it has renamed the Burlington Stakes, the key stakes prep race for the Pepsi North America Cup, the Somebeachsomewhere Stakes...read on

MacGrath On 'Beach' Weanling

November 29, 2010:

It's safe to say that Brent MacGrath knows the look of a champion. Now, after having purchased a weanling son of the incomparable Somebeachsomewhere, he says it's like looking at his old friend...read on

Another 'Beach' For MacGrath?

June 29, 2010:

It goes without saying that Somebeachsomewhere was a once in a lifetime horse for his connections, including trainer Brent MacGrath. Can lightning be...read on

First 'Beach' Baby

January 21, 2010:

Brent MacGrath confirmed with Trot Insider this morning that the first foal of harness racing's racehorse of the decade, Somebeachsomewhere was born...read on

Somebeachsomewhere Inspires Art

November 17, 2009:

A two-by-four foot pencil drawing of the great Somebeachsomewhere was recently unveiled at co-owner and trainer Brent MacGrath's place of business...read on


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