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  • Hope for Hungary Horse Racing

    At a horse auction at Newmarket in 2006, Zoltan Mikoczy sat listening to Sandor Ribarszki as he warned him off buying the sad looking horse standing in front of him. He was not the best looking ...

  • Scientists Discover Trotting Ability is Genetic

    A groundbreaking study in the field of genetics has revealed that some horses are not able to trot or pace, regardless of their training, while for others trotting is a breeze. The discovery ...

  • Heat Exhaustion in Horses

    Summer months can be harsh due to high temperatures, and this can be just as dangerous to horses as it can to humans. Competitive horses are at greater risk, as they are expected to perform at ...

  • Preparing for the Budapest Bullet

    Horses from all over, that are three-years-old or older, will be descending on Haydock Park on Saturday 21 May 2011 for the running of the Temple Stakes. It is a Group 2 event for thoroughbreds ...

  • The 1973 Belmont Stakes: Secretariat’s Greatest Triumph

    Secretariat, one of the most renowned horses in the long history of horseracing, achieved his greatest triumph at the 1973 Belmont Stakes. The beautiful chestnut colt had already won the ...

  • Mount Nelson Triumphs

    Aidan O’Brian has been in the winners’ circle at the Group 1 Coral Eclipse Stakes previously with Hawk Wing, Oratorio and Giant’s Causeway. On Saturday, 5 July 2008, he was there for a fourth ...

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RESOURCES AND ARTICLES

  • Churchill Downs Race Track in Kentucky

    Kentucky's Churchill Downs is situated on Louisville's Central Avenue and is best-known as the venue for the annual Kentucky Derby. Declared a National Historic Landmark in 1986, Churchill Downs race track was opened in 1897. Its first year was filled with action as both the Kentucky Oaks and the Kentucky Derby were run here for the first time. Churchill Downs is operated by Churchill Downs ...

  • Hamilton Park Horse Racing Track in England

    Hamilton Park Racecourse, just south of Scotland's city of Glasgow, has been a horse racing rendezvous since 1782, with the current course dating back to 1926. The Scottish racecourse became well-known as the United Kingdom's first course to present evening racing in 1947. Today Hamilton Park Racecourse is still a popular horse racing venue with a year-round calendar. Recently refurbished, ...

  • Horse Racing Trainer Strategies

    The role of the trainer in horse racing is often overshadowed by the owner, jockey and the horse itself. However, skilled trainers are widely respected within the horse racing scene and the very best can make long lasting and lucrative careers for themselves.

  • On-site Betting

    “A Day at the Races” was a popular Marx Brothers film from the late 1930s that used a horse racing theme, and for young people of that time and later, was often their first introduction to the goings-on at horse racing tracks. In fact, many of the scenes in the film were shot at the Santa Anita Racetrack, the venue of many triumphs by wonder horse Seabiscuit and home of the “Hundred ...

  • Horse Racing Breeders

    The Magical Allure of Horse BreedsHorse breeds with amazing abilities to race and to compete, are no longer the stuff of science fiction! The latest developments in the Life Sciences make it possible to produce new horse breeds with desirable traits of physical strength and great mental courage. A mule has already been cloned, which means that science is ready to produce unlimited copies ...

  • Horse Racing Information and Results

    In this section we will help you find out who is hot and who's not in the horse racing information and results circles. In the coming months we will introduce you to handicappers that can provide the latest horse racing news, and all the winning selections. Come join us in our club house- you will never settle for the infield again to see horse racing!