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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. ...

  • Horse Racing Math

    Ranking of nations with respect to horse racing has undergone rather dramatic change. The glory of Epsom and Kentucky seem to be under attack as new centers of excellence emerge for the sport. ...

  • New Partnership for More Horse Racing Viewership

    Internationally horse racing is set to get even more global. Horse racing from several race courses are broadcast live to many countries of the world. A new television channel, Racing World ...

  • Why Horse Racing Enthusiasts are so Passionate about the Breeder’s Cup

    Why do some horse racing events mean more to enthusiasts and punters than thousands of other races run all over the world throughout the racing calendar? Race track owners would love to know ...

  • 43rd Annual Eclipse Awards Nominees

    The 43rd Annual Eclipse Awards are set to take place at the Sport of Kings Theater at Gulfstream Park Racetrack and Casino on January 18, 2014. A number of events will take place in the days ...

  • Durban July Results

    On Saturday, 4 July 2009, the Greyville Racecourse in Durban, South Africa, came alive with spectacular fashion and world class live horse racing. It is probably the most prestigious racing ...

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  • Great Lakes Downs Horse Racing Track in Michigan

    Great Lakes Downs closed in 2008Great Lakes Downs in Muskegon of Michigan is a well-known thoroughbred horse racing track. Whether you are interested in enjoying a delicious meal or betting on the horses, Great Lakes Downs race track certainly offers the best in the region. Owned by Magna Entertainment Corp. Great Lakes Downs promises patrons an unforgettable race day experience.

  • Horse Racing in Asia

    Horse racing in Asia seems to have taken a step back in time if we consider the rich genetic resources of the continent with respect to equine species. Martial races used horses for farming and transport, apart from in war, and new breeds were brought in from exotic parts of the globe at regular intervals. However, it was left to the British to introduce modern horse racing to Asia.

  • Barrel Horse Racing

    Though not a typical form of racing, barrel racing is still a very entertaining event. It takes place mainly at rodeos across the United States and is primarily a woman’s sport. Unlike in conventional racing, the rider and horse do not race against several other competitors simultaneously on a straight or oval track. In barrel racing, the horse and rider must race around three barrels which ...

  • International Racing

    Many Americans choose to make an annual pilgrimage to Churchill Downs in order to experience the Kentucky Derby live. Those that can't afford the trip, tune into the race on their TVs. The Derby has been described as "the most exciting event in American Thoroughbred horse racing" and if you've ever been around for the day, you'll understand why. However, the United States of America is not ...

  • Ellis Park Race Track in Kentucky

    Ellis Park Racetrack in Kentucky's Henderson was originally established in 1922 by the Green River Jockey Club. This lovely racecourse hosts many outstanding events through the season which runs from July through to Labor Day. Racegoers from Kentucky and surrounding States gather at Henderson's Ellis Park during the race season for an exciting day at the races.

  • Georgian Downs Horse Racing Track in Canada

    Georgian Downs in Canada's Innisfil is an outstanding live harness race track with top-notch conveniences and endless entertainment. Experience the ultimate thrill of horse racing and then head off for a couple of games on the slot machines, Georgian Downs race track definitely caters for everyone. If you're spending time with some close friends, taking the family out for some entertaining ...