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  • Flashing Red, An Extraordinary Horse

    When the owners of Flashing Red bought him four years ago, they could never have imagined the spirit and courage that were part and parcel of this extraordinary racing horse. On 13 November ...

  • Cartier Racing Award Celebrations

    On 17 November 2009, the nineteenth Cartier Racing Awards ceremony took place at the Claridge Hotel, Mayfair. This prestigious event awards those in the horse racing industry for outstanding ...

  • Kauto Star to Compete in Cheltenham Gold Cup

    Described by trainer Paul Nicholls as "the horse of a lifetime", Kauto Star has been given the all-clear to compete in the upcoming Cheltenham Gold Cup after suffering an injury during schooling ...

  • Course Changes for Grand National

    Aintree Racecourse has taken a serious look at their course for the Grand National and has made changes to increase the safety to both the equine competitors, as well as their jockeys. The race ...

  • Jack o’Lantern Lights up Hollywood Prevue Stakes

    Jack o’Lantern was purchased by Purple Shamrock Racing and Bruce Chandler at the 2007 Fasig-Tipton Kentucky October sale for $10 500. Trainer Richard Matlow immediately liked Jack o’ Lantern, ...

  • Horses – A New Horse Racing Documentary

    Thousands of horse racing enthusiasts visit their favorite tracks and watch their selected horses face-off against other worthy competitors. They marvel at the victories and are disappointed ...

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  • Belmont Park Race Track in New York

    Located on Long Island just outside the New York City limits, Belmont Park is one of the country’s major thoroughbred horse-racing facilities. First opened in 1905, the facilities feature the largest dirt track in Thoroughbred racing. Besides offering great racing facilities, Belmont Park is also the home of the Belmont Stakes, which constitutes the third leg of the Triple Crown.

  • Delta Downs Horse Racing Track in Louisiana

    Delta Downs in Vinton, Louisiana, is a racetrack, casino and hotel all in one. Offering some of the best in thoroughbred and quarter horse racing, Delta Downs Racetrack attracts significant numbers of racegoers every year. Louisiana's Delta Downs is one of the State's most popular weekend get-aways.

  • 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.

  • Peachtree Racing Stable Inc.

    Peachtree Racing Stable Inc. in Florida is well known amongst America's leading thoroughbred horse racing stables. Owned by John P. Fort, the stables were set up in 1981. Fort's extensive knowledge and experience has placed his business at the forefront of establishing horse racing partnerships. Peachtree's main objectives are to produce exquisite championship thoroughbred racehorses, which ...

  • Saratoga Equine Sports Center in New York

    The Saratoga Equine Sports Center – otherwise known as the Saratoga Gaming and Raceway – was opened in 1941 as a facility for American harness racing. The track is located in Saratoga Springs in the state of New York and is right across the road from the Saratoga Race Course, a thouroughbred-racing track. The raceway is a half-mile in distance and two laps of the course are required for a ...

  • 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.