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  • The Renowned Cheltenham Festival Starts Today!

    In Great Britain, steeplechase racing or jump racing, as it is also known, is a popular horse racing sport. There are many steeplechase racing events held throughout the year, but one of the ...

  • Get Stormy Victorious at Keeneland

    It seems that Get Stormy was just a little bit of a late developer, as he has been going into his latest events with more determination, and leaving with more victories. At the start of the ...

  • 150 Years for CRJC

    Grafton is known throughout Australia as one of the most breathtaking cities. Lined with Jacaranda trees and blanketed in purple flowers, the city is as inspiring as it is interesting. ...

  • Purchasing a Racehorse through Public Auction

    The most important part of getting into the horse racing industry is purchasing a good racehorse. Most of the big stable yards send their bloodstock agents to the various sales to make a ...

  • 2010 St Leger Festival

    The Ladbrokes St Leger Festival is an event that horse racing enthusiasts in Britain look forward to the most, as it is filled with festivity, fashion and unbeatable live horse racing action. ...

  • Harness Racing Community Mourns

    It had started as a fun evening at the races followed by festivities, but the joy and excitement turned into tragedy in the early hours of Monday morning, 11 April 2011, when an accident took ...

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  • Minnesota Racetracks

    As in the rest of the United States, there are many horse racing fans in the picturesque State of Minnesota, and its two superb racing venues are well supported. Canterbury Park, located in the city of Shakopee, offers live horse racing action on its oval one-mile dirt track on Thursdays to Sundays between May and September every year. Simulcast facilities keep the race track vibe going all ...

  • Hanover Shoe Farms

    The Hanover Shoe Farms legacy all started in the early 1900s when Harper D. Sheppard and Clinton N. Myers rescued the Hanover Shoe Company from oblivion. Their plans were to buy or breed a few standardbreds and then race them on the Pennsylvania Fair Circuit – there were no delusions of grandeur. If a horse of exceptional standard came along, they would send him Grand Circuit, but it was ...

  • Modern Techniques for Breeding Horses

    Finding the Right StallionThe breeding process in horse racing can be arduous. However, computers with electronic databases have made the job of finding the right stallion for a brood mare much easier than used to be the case when one had to depend almost entirely on a close circle of contacts.

  • Delaware Park Horse Racing Track in Delaware

    Delaware Park in Delaware's Wilmington was originally opened in 1937. A well-known horse racing track, Delaware Park also houses a casino and golf course. Racing both thoroughbreds and Arabians, Delaware Park race track (or DelPark) continues to grow in popularity.

  • Melbourne Horse Racing Club

    The Melbourne Racing Club is located in Melbourne, Australia. It has two main racing centres – one in Caulfield and the other in Sandown – which are considered to be the two of the best tracks in the metropolis of Melbourne. The club conducts 65 race meetings at these two race clubs each year – roughly half of all the races which are run in Melbourne annually.

  • About The Business of Horse Racing

    Exciting New Business Opportunities in Horse RacingThough new race tracks and reports of horse racing channels on television are always welcome news, electronic technology is beginning to make new inroads for this ancient sport. It started with multi-media on the Internet, and high speed data transfers at affordable prices has brought a new dimension of excitement to simulcast ...