Bryan Bushey, Managing Partner

Bush Racing Stable is co-managed by Bryan Bushey, a horseman with over 30 years of handicapping, owning, and thoroughbred racing experience.  The stable got off to a great start back in 2004 when his first claim, Golden Nicolas, won his first two races for our stable and was a 7-time winner overall in just over one year with us.

 

David Bushey, Managing Partner

Growing up at the racetrack, a love for the horses began at a very young age for David, Bryan’s son.  Now a co-manager of Bush Racing Stable, David brings many years of horse racing experience at not only Penn National but tracks around the mid-atlantic.  Achievements consist of; in 2010 a $5,000 claiming partnership that purchased Z’Bullseye.  Bull went on to win 4 of his next 5 starts including two first level allowance races at Charles Town and earned over $60,000 for the partnership in just a short amount of time.

 

Tim Kreiser, Trainer – Penn National

Tim Kreiser is a multiple stakes winning trainer based at Penn National Race Course in Grantville, PA. Tim’s training career started in 1993 with just a few horses and has since expanded to saddling over 500 starters per year. He’s currently the leading trainer in both wins and purse money earned at Penn National. In his free time, Tim enjoys spending time with his children, hunting and golfing.

 

Lacey Gaudet, Trainer – Laurel Park

Lacey Gaudet is a thoroughbred trainer, born and raised in Maryland. She is a product of longtime Mid-Atlantic trainers, Eddie and Linda Gaudet and while being brought up in the industry by her parents she has worked under many successful trainers in her career. Gaudet brings a hands-on approach with her stable being an exercise rider herself and benefits from having her mother as her right hand in the daily operation.

 

Marya Montoya, Trainer – Parx Racing

Marya Montoya is following in the footsteps of her father, the late Dennis “Goose” Heimer. She is married to Ross Montoya, a member of the Parx starting gate crew, shared her father’s love of the sport, and secured her own trainer’s license in 1996. Montoya has trained several great horses, including the stakes-winning marathoner Ever Rider (ARG), who won the $200,000 Temperance Hill Invitational Stakes at Belmont Park and Fielder a stakes winner at Parx in 2018.

 

Ray Handal, Trainer – Aqueduct/Belmont/Saratoga

Ray got his first job in racing as a hot walker at Calder Race Course in South Florida and was instantly hooked. In 2004 he was sent to Colonial downs and later became a groom for Jonathan Shepard and moved to Saratoga for the upcoming meet. Since he time working for Jonathan Shepard he’s had the opportunity for many great horsemen including Michael Matz, Kenny McPeek, Christophe Clement, Anthony Dutrow and Tom Morley. Ray resides on Long Island, NY with his girlfriend and young daughter.