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  • Tattersalls Horse Racing Sponsorship of Gold Cup Extended

    Here has been a boost to horse racing among older horses as Tattersalls have agreed to continue their support of the Group 1 Tattersalls Gold Cup at The Curragh Racecourse until 2009. The new ...

  • Jardin Takes a Splashing Victory

    The weather for the opening day at Saratoga Racecourse on Wednesday, 23 July 2008, was not playing along, with intermittent showers plaguing the day and leaving the track wet and sloppy for ...

  • New York Sire Stakes Annual Awards Banquet

    The New York Sire Stakes was established in the year 1965 and was the first program in North America to promote and support quality standardbred horse breeding. Many other programs followed ...

  • BHA’s New Chief Faces Funding and Whip-Rule Issues

    Having worked at the old British Horseracing Board, as well as holding senior posts in New Zealand racing and his home-country of Australia, Paul Bittar brings a wealth of hands-on experience to ...

  • Canadian Hall of Fame Nominees

    On the 20th of May, the names of the inductees to the Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame will be announced. Until then, the twenty-two nominees will have to wait patiently to find out if their ...

  • Believe You Can Out, Grace Hall Favorite for Saratoga’s Alabama

    Fans are no doubt disappointed by the news that Believe You Can will not be running Saturday's Grade 1 Alabama at Saratoga Race Course. Trainer Larry Jones noted that nothing major was wrong ...

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  • Goodwood Horse Racing Track in England

    The Goodwood Racecourse is an international favorite with passionate horse racing enthusiasts, and is well worth taking some time to visit. Goodwood is within striking distance of both Brighton and Southampton, as well as having easy access from the center of London, so it is convenient for visitors from any part of Britain to include the Goodwood Racecourse in their itineraries. There are ...

  • Arkansas Racetracks

    Arkansas’ major horse racing facility is the Oaklawn Jockey Club Racing Track, which hosted its first live horse racing event way back in February 1905. Since the inauguration of this world class establishment, the Oaklawn Jockey Club Racing Track has been the venue of many memorable race meetings and has seen some of the best competitors battle it out on the track. Competitors from all over ...

  • Dresden Horse Racing Track in Canada

    Though there was no official racetrack at the time, harness racing was already in full swing by the late 1880s in the Dresden district. At that time, there were numerous ‘Trials of Speed’ which were sponsored by the ‘Dresden Driving Club’. Purses sometimes totalled as much as $850 over the course of a three-day meet and there would be roughly five heats per a race. Today things are quite ...

  • Horse Racing Industry Trends

    For our audience seeking business to business and horse racing industry news and information, horseracing.com takes an in depth examination of industry trends, and trade conventions. We explore recent developments in the horse racing industry from leading horse racing experts in legislation, breeding, gaming, and regulatory matters.

  • Canterbury Park Horse Racing Track in Minnesota

    Canterbury Park, in Shakopee, Minnesota, is both a horse racing track and a card club. When the excitement of the day's racing comes to an end many opt to continue the adventure with a game of poker or blackjack. Canterbury Park Racetrack offers a unique race day experience with all the trimmings, and is set to impress avid racegoers.

  • Kentucky Race Tracks

    The Commonwealth of Kentucky in the United States is well known for it bluegrass music, bourbon distilleries, thoroughbred horse breeding and horse racing. This vibrant Southern state is clearly not short on hospitality and this is evident at Kentucky's horse racing tracks, the majority of which, in addition to the main attraction of horse racing, offer activities for the whole family to ...