Last update: 6/9/2009 11:22 PM New York
Latest news: New experts include David Bay (Australia), Kristen Manning (Australia), Shin Hikita (Japan), Victor Sheahan (Ireland). View their profiles at ematings.com or by clicking here.
System works. Well, six months later, an idea that gestated for 10 years has been delivered, thanks chiefly to a web designer named Max and an engineer named Jeff. eMatings.com is up and running as of the time and date above, and hopefully it develops into a platform that usefully serves the bloodstock industry worldwide. I’d like to thank the international cast of leading pedigree experts below for signing on and believing in the viability of delivering pedigree research through a platform such as eMatings.com, and appreciate their patience for seeing it through. If eMatings.com succeeds, it will be because of them. — Sid Fernando
Dr. Steven Roman, originator of the Roman Dosage method popularized in Daily Racing Form through the columns of my late, great friend, Leon Rasmussen.
Rommy Faversham, author and weekly pedigree columnist for The Thoroughbred Times.
Lauren Stich, former columnist for Daily Racing Form and a pedigree analyst for more than 30 years.
Karel Miedema, the South African pedigree authority and the editor of Sporting Post, South Africa’s leading racing and breeding newspaper.
Frank Mitchell, author and weekly columnist for Daily Racing Form.
Bob Fierro, originator of Breezefigs with partner Jay Kilgore, and an active contributor to racing and breeding publications in the US.
John Sparkman, bloodstock editor of The Thoroughbred Times and an authority and historian of bloodstock who has contributed to international racing publications.
Sid Fernando, former bloodstock editor and columnist for Daily Racing Form and an international bloodstock authority.
Major Srinivas Nargolkar, former Keeper of the Indian Stud Book and member of the International Stud Book Committee from 1990 to 2007, has contributed to Indian racing publications for more than 34 years.
Diego Mitagstein writes about racing and breeding in South America and is the editor of Argentina’s Turf Diario.