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  • Fractures – Types, Causes and Prevention

    Racing and even training puts a vast amount of strain on the bones in the legs of horses. To understand the pressure that a leg is under during a full gallop, it is vital to point out that even ...

  • No Learning Center Shortcuts to Horse Racing Handicapping!

    The magnetic prospects of making a quick fortune from horse racing place every Learning Center in high demand. However, punters who have thrived for years on earnings from the sport, warn that ...

  • 150th Queens Plate Stakes

    On Sunday, 21 June 2009, the Canadian horse racing society come together at the Woodbine Racecourse, for one of the most prestigious events on their racing calendar, the running of the 150th ...

  • 2007 World Thoroughbred Racehorse Rankings

    The World Thoroughbred Racehorse Rankings for 2007 have just recently been released by the IFHA, or International Federation of Horse racing Authorities. Two official rankings are released every ...

  • NYRA Keeps Horse Racing Franchise

    Since 1955, the New York Racing Association has been in charge of running three of the state’s horse racing tracks, namely Aqueduct, Saratoga Race Course and Belmont Park. In 2006 however, the ...

  • Hendra Virus Scare in Brisbane

    The Hendra Virus strikes fear in the hearts of every Australian horse owner and trainer, as it is a deadly virus that not only targets horses but can also be a danger to humans. As the outbreak ...

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RESOURCES AND ARTICLES

  • Tim McCullough

    Tim McCullough is a lifelong horse racing enthusiast, who has spent time working in the industry. Passionate, and knowledgeable, he writes a regular blog with up to date information on the world of racing. Tim is always ready to give his opinion on timely industry issues.The Quarter Pole - Blog by Tim McCullough

  • Plainridge Horse Racing Track in Massachusetts

    Plainridge Racecourse is a harness horse racing track in Plainville, Massachusetts. A relatively new racing establishment, Plainridge was officially opened on 17 March 1999. Offering racegoers excellent facilities both for live racing and simulcast racing, Plainridge Racecourse has a calendar full of exciting events.

  • Fantasy Horse Racing

    Fantasy horse racing has been steadily gaining in popularity not only in North America but in Europe as well. The idea behind fantasy horse racing is mainly for entertainment purposes although wagering has been known to occur on occasion. Participants in fantasy horse racing generally pick their favorite jockeys and race horses and compete for prizes and awards - which are usually in the ...

  • Hoosier Park Horse Racing Track in Indiana

    Located in Anderson, Indiana, Hoosier Park is a racetrack that caters to the needs of both thoroughbred and standardbred racing. A relatively new track, Hoosier Park was opened on 1 September 1994 after a few years of planning and organising, as well as roughly $13 million dollars which was spent on construction. Hoosier park was opened to a crowd of 7,633 in the middle of the standardbred ...

  • Inverness Raceway in Canada

    A little piece of Scotland in the middle of Canada, Inverness Raceway is a great place to go if you are looking for live horse racing action. This great little track is located in Inverness Cape Breton and it offers live horse racing which is easily combined with excellent simulcast race coverage. So, for a fun-filled and interesting day out, why not give Inverness Raceway a try? You may ...

  • Calder Race Course in Florida

    Calder Race Course in Miami Gardens, Florida, is an ever-popular horse racing track. Offering a calendar packed with racing meets, top simulcasting and highly impressive facilities, Calder Race Course opens up a truly amazing race day experience to all.