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  • Remounting Ban for Steeplechase Racing

    Steeplechase racing has always been a controversial sport, and across the board in all racing disciplines, rules and regulations have been changed to ensure the safety of the jockeys and the ...

  • California Bans Steroids

    The announcement that the California Horse Racing Board had come to a unanimous decision to ban anabolic steroid use did not surprise many, and horse racing insiders have said that it was only a ...

  • Zenyatta, The Unstoppable Filly

    Zenyatta was born on 1 April 2004 and is the daughter of Street Cry and Vertigineux. She is owned by Jerome Moss and his wife, Ann, and is trained under the patient care of John Shirreffs. So ...

  • Disappointment for Animal Kingdom

    The Belmont Stakes was a very disappointing event for Animal Kingdom and his connections. He was a very strong contender for the race, but got bumped just out the starting gates, and the ...

  • 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 ...

  • Development of Horse Racing in Malaysia

    Horse racing, as a sport, was brought to Malaysia by British traders who came to the country in the 1800s. Malaysia, therefore, has a very rich horse racing history and the sport has become ...

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  • Horse Racing in Ireland

    It should come as no surprise that horse racing is so popular in Ireland. The countryside is just right for scenic backdrops for glorious competition, and the friendly nature of the people sets the tone for most enjoyable outings at race tracks. Ireland has more than 25 racecourses with some 300 days of racing taking place from spring to winter.

  • Finger Lakes Race Track in New York

    The Finger Lakes Race Track is located in Farmington, Western New York. The track was opened on 23 May 1962 as a thoroughbred horse race track. While it was initially very successful, it has been nearly bankrupt on several occasions. However, closure of the track has somehow always been avoided and the track remains a popular racing destination to date.

  • Florida Racetracks

    To most horsemen around the world, Florida is synonymous with world class horse racing. This is due to its longstanding relationship with the "Sport of Kings" and its numerous race tracks that have sprung up and developed since horse racing was introduced here.

  • Portland Meadows Horse Racing Track in Oregon

    Located at 101 N. Schmeer Road in Portland, Oregon, Portland Meadows is the only major racetrack in the State. This great racetrack enjoys a number of exciting races during race season and delivers excellent race coverage of other races across the country via simulcast TV when the local racing season ends. The track is approximately one mile in length and oval in shape. The distance from the ...

  • Types of Horse Racing

    There is no shortage of horse racing events to enjoy from Harness Racing to the Quarter Horses.