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Race Secretary Gregg Keidel has been involved in harness racing for 37 years, the last 28 as a racing official at Northfield Park, Running Aces, Hoosier Park, Pompano Park, Hollywood Dayton Raceway and Miami Valley Raceway.  He is in charge of producing exciting competitive racing as well as supervising all backstretch personnel.  He was a horse owner, trainer and driver prior to entering the management side of the business.  Gregg is a past president of the American Harness Racing Secretaries, Inc. and was named national Amateur Driver of the Year in 1999.  He holds a journalism degree from Ohio University and was a sportswriter out of college.

Posted by Gregg Keidel | May 11, 2016

MIAMI VALLEY FINISHES SEASON WITH 40% HANDLE & 30% PURSE INCREASES

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Miami Valley Raceway is pleased to report it experienced significant growth in every measurable category as its 2016 race meet concluded on May 8.

Posted by Gregg Keidel | May 09, 2016

Josh Sutton and Jeff Brewer win the dash titles for top driver and top trainer

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Josh Sutton and Jeff Brewer won the dash titles for top driver and top trainer at the 2016 Miami Valley Raceway meet, which concluded Sunday (May 8).

Posted by Gregg Keidel | May 09, 2016

HANNELORE HANOVER, SOLAR SISTER COP $100,000 GRAND CIRCUIT STAKES AT MIAMI VALLEY

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Hannelore Hanover and Solar Sister notched Grand Circuit victories on closing day of the 2016 Miami Valley Raceway meet on Sunday (May 8). The pair of $100,000 races were highlights of the 88th and final program of Miami Valley's third season, its most successful to date with huge increases above 20% in both average handle and total purses.

Posted by Gregg Keidel | May 04, 2016

MILLION DOLLAR CLOSING WEEKEND AT MIAMI VALLEY RACEWAY

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Well over $1 million in purses will be up for grabs during Miami Valley Raceway’s closing weekend this Friday, Saturday and Sunday (May 6-8).

Posted by Gregg Keidel | May 02, 2016

TYLER GEORGE PUPILS SWEEP MIAMI VALLEY'S FEATURED TROTS

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Trainer Tyler George, who has had a fantastic 2016 meet at Miami Valley Raceway (winning at a 30% clip), swept both the Open I and Open II trotting features on the Sunday (May 1) afternoon matinee.

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