Planning Ahead for Group Bookings

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on February 12, 2007

The Dubai International Racing Carnival is a horse racing event that everyone can enjoy. It is an annual event, and the next one will be between the 18th of January and the 8th of March in 2007. Horse racing in Dubai goes beyond the traditional confines of the sport. The elegance of celebrity spectators, the ambience of grandeur, and the space-age amenities lend a unique aura to events in this oasis of the Great Desert of the Arab World.

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Remembering the 2006 Horse Racing Season

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on February 5, 2007

As enter the 2007 Racing Season, who can help but to rub their hands together in anticipation of watching the upcoming juveniles show what they are made of. Street Sense, winner of the 2006 Breeders’ Cup Juvenile, already has his hoof in the gate to the million-dollar Florida Derby (one of the final major prep races leading to the Kentucky Derby) in late March along with a handful of other thoroughbred babies.

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The Supreme Horse Racing Spectacle at Ellerslie

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on January 29, 2007

The Ellerslie Racecourse comes as a pleasant surprise for horse racing enthusiasts because it is easy to forget the thunderous excitement of the sport in the sublime environs of Auckland. Ellerslie is an especially quiet and graceful part of the North Island of New Zealand, and has a restful atmosphere of its own, though it is, in civic terms, no more than a small suburb of Auckland.

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A Pure and Isolated Horse Breed

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on January 22, 2007

Icelandic horses are as shaggy as you would suspect, but surprisingly short and diminutive. They were introduced by the Vikings, and have remained genetically pure as imports from other continents and countries have been banned for some time. Icelandic horses are gentle by nature, almost as though they have been gifted with personalities to go with their gentle frames. They are just right for novices to riding.

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Dreaming of that Racehorse

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on January 15, 2007

The surge of excitement, the thundering sound of hooves on the race track and the gleaming, muscular bodies of the racehorse, often inspires spectators dreams of owning just such an animal. With it’s grace and strength, and undeniable beauty it is easy for some to want to buy a horse from the race track, to take home and ride. Unfortunately, most people are not aware of the life that a racehorse lives, has no idea what he is fed, and does not understand that what might seem to be abnormal behavior, is merely what he knows.

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Jorge Chavez – A Famous Name in Horse Racing!

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on January 8, 2007

Though many famous and infamous South Americans share the family name, Chavez should be recalled fondly in the horse racing world. Jorge Chavez lives in Garden City, New York, but was born in Callao, Peru. The millions of dollars he has won from riding horses, and the pulsating enjoyment he has given thousands of horse racing lovers, is far removed from Jorge’s humble beginnings.

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