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  • Looming Thoroughbred Safety Hearing

    When looking at some of the major tragedies that have taken place over the last few years, names such as Barbaro, George Washington and the latest racing fatality, Eight Belles, jump to mind. ...

  • Cheltenham Countdown: The Trend Horses

    The key races at the Cheltenham Festival have key trends developing, so in this installment of my Cheltenham Countdown I am going to break it down so that our shortlist of horses will meet the ...

  • Curlin Takes to Grass

    At the age of four and with career earnings of over $9.3 million, Curlin has established himself has one of the top racehorses that has ever hit the horse racing industry. He has conquered and ...

  • Archipenko – Arlington Millions Favorite

    Arlington Park Racecourse is getting ready for a stellar weekend of horse racing. There are three Grade 1 events on the racing card for Saturday, 9 August 2008, namely the $750 000 Grade 1 ...

  • Cheltenham Countdown

    So here we are, seven weeks to the Festival – the holy grail for jump racing enthusiasts. Have we a clearer picture of which horses will turn up in their respective races?

  • Goshen Historic Track’s 171st Season of Harness Racing

    Built in Goshen, in the year 1838, the Goshen Historic Track is the oldest trotting track in the world today, which is the reason for the region being nicknamed “The Cradle of the Trotter”. Its ...

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  • Arlington Park Horse Racing Track in Illinois

    Officially opened in 1927, Arlington Park has enjoyed a long and prestigious history at the centre of the horse racing community in the Chicago region of Illinois. Situated in Arlington Heights, Illinois, the racetrack was once one of six racetracks in the area – the largest number of horse tracks in any metropolitan area at that time. It not only has a reputation for being the first site of ...

  • Wexford Race Track in Ireland

    Situated just outside the town of Wexford off the Dublin-Rosslare bypass, Wexford Racecourse enjoys both an interesting history and a great horseracing heritage. The name of Wexford is derived from the town’s Viking heritage and the town has long been associated with horsemen and the breeding of horses in Ireland. A number of people as well as horses from Wexford have achieved notable fame ...

  • New Jersey Racetracks

    New Jersey boasts a number of spectacular horse racing facilities, such as the Freehold Raceway, Monmouth Park Race Track and Meadowlands Racetrack. The Monmouth Park Race Track, originally established in 1870, is home to breathtaking graded stakes events such as the Matchmaker Handicap, the prestigious Haskell Invitational Handicap and the Monmouth Breeders’ Cup Oaks. Freehold Raceway is ...

  • San Joaquin Fair Horse Racing Track in California

    San Joaquin Fair in Northern California's Stockton is amongst the state's top county fairs. With plenty of fun for the entire family, San Joaquin County Fair features horse racing, exhibits, concerts and delicious food. Held every June/July, the fair is well attended by racegoers, agriculturists and families from all around the state.

  • Alan Brazil Horse Racing Club

    Alan Brazil has been a fan of horse racing for many years. A regular at the racetrack, he would often stand viewing the parade ring picturing the day when he would be one of the owners beaming with pride. Brazil formed the Racing Club, located at Newmarket, Suffolk, in the UK, back in December of 2003. His aim was to bring together others who feel strongly about horse racing.

  • Horse Wagering in Las Vegas

    Las Vegas is the center of the gambling world, and horse wagering takes pride of place. A wide variety of horse wagering is available at any of the Las Vegas Sports Books, meccas for gambling of all types. These sports books are typical adjuncts to the main casinos, as they hope to draw in curious gamblers from the slot machines and table games.