Gregg's Blog

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 | Feb 22, 2017

PENN RETURNS TO MIAMI VALLEY WIN CIRCLE

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LEBANON, OH. – It hasn’t taken long for Penn to return to his consistently sharp form.  The open trotter is now two-for-two at Miami Valley Raceway. following a 3-1/2 month layoff.

Posted by Gregg Keidel | Feb 20, 2017

A LITTLE STARSTRUK CROWNED QUEEN OF 1ST MIAMI VALLEY SURVIVOR SERIES

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LEBANON, OH. – The first of four February “Survivor Series” champions was crowned Sunday afternoon (Feb. 19) at Miami Valley Raceway.

Posted by Gregg Keidel | Feb 19, 2017

LATEST DESIRE RULES THE ROOST AT MIAMI VALLEY

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LEBANON, OH. - Latest Desire made it three-in-a-row in O-hi-o on Saturday night (Feb. 18) at Miami Valley Raceway, capturing the $22,000 Open I Pace again despite being assigned the outermost post position in the field of nine.

Posted by Gregg Keidel | Feb 18, 2017

NOONE TO DEPEND ON WIRES BEST MARES AT MIAMI VALLEY

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LEBANON, OH. – After a four week absence, Noone To Depend On returned to the winner’s circle following the Friday (Feb. 17) $22,000 Fillies & Mares Open Pace at Miami Valley Raceway.

Posted by Gregg Keidel | Feb 15, 2017

LONGSHOTS ADVANCE IN MIAMI VALLEY SURVIVOR SERIES

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LEBANON, OH. – A pair of longshots prevailed in second round Survivor Series action for $5000 claiming mares at Miami Valley on Monday afternoon (Feb. 13).

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