Back Ring: An Interview With Consignor Cary Frommer
Cary Frommer

By Ray Paulick | Paulick Report Consignor Cary Frommer made headlines in 2016 when two Uncle Mo colts she purchased as yearlings – one for $90,000 and another for $150,000 – brought seven-figure prices at the 2-year-old sales, the first going for $1 million at the Fasig-Tipton Gulfstream Sale and the second for $1.3 million at OBS in March. Earlier […]

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Middleburg Training Track now under contract
Randy Rouse on Cinzano

By Leonard Shapiro | Fauquier Times The Middleburg Training Track is now under contract to Purcellville businessman Chuck Kuhn, who plans to settle on the 150-acre property in mid-May and immediately put the land in conservation easement. The training track was originally donated to the Thoroughbred Retirement Fund (TRF) by its owner, the late Randy […]

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Sportsman, business impresario Randolph ‘Randy’ Rouse dies at 100
Randy Rouse

By Vicky Moon and Leonard Shapiro | Fauquier Times Randolph D. “Randy” Rouse, a business impresario and a dashing, dapper and daring sportsman died on Friday, April 7. He was 100 years old. Widely known throughout Northern Virginia, and particularly in the horse country of Fauquier and Loudoun counties, Rouse recently also showed his philanthropic […]

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After being donated, Middleburg Training Center for sale again
Middleburg Training Center View

By Leonard Shapiro | Fauquier Times The Thoroughbred Retirement Foundation (TRF) has listed for sale the 149-acre Middleburg Training Center that Virginia sportsman and developer Randy Rouse donated to the Saratoga-based organization on Dec. 29. The property is now listed by Teddy Zimmerman and  Laura Farrell  of Atoka Properties-Middleburg Real Estate in Middleburg for $2.25 million. Rouse had […]

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Thoroughbred Retirement Foundation may sell Middleburg Training Center
Middleburg Track View

By Betsy Burke Parker | Fauquier Times Tuesday, officials of the Thoroughbred Retirement Foundation said in an exclusive interview that the group may sell the Middleburg Training Center they were gifted in late December by Virginia horseman Randy Rouse. Lenny Hale, CEO and president of the non-profit racehorse retirement group, had hoped to retain ownership […]

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Iconic Middleburg Training Center donated to Thoroughbred Retirement Foundation
Randy Rouse on Cinzano

By Vicky Moon and Leonard Shapiro | Fauquier Times Sportsman and real estate entrepreneur Randy Rouse has made an end-of-the-year donation of the Middleburg Training Center, an iconic piece of local property, to the non-profit Thoroughbred Retirement Foundation (TRF). The transaction was completed on Thursday Dec. 29, one day before Rouse, a beloved figure in […]

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