Join Saratoga Racecourse announcer Tom Durkin as he describes the historic and most popular horse racing track in the world- The Saratoga RaceCourse- located…
Meydan Racecourse is able to accommodate over 60000 spectators in a 1 mile long grandstand. When not used for races it will serve as a business and conferen…
In light of the recent announcement from the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation, that it plans to end the province-wide Slots at Racetracks program in March 2013, the following two and a half minute video was created to illustrate the wide range of people who will be dramatically affected by this decision. Of the more than 60000 people involved directly or indirectly with horse racing in Ontario, here are just a few of the individuals that make up the heartbeat of Ontario’s vital and valuable industry. Finance Minister Dwight Duncan has been falsely referring to the Ontario Lottery and Gaming [More]
Super Ninety Nine rolled to an 11 1/4-length win in the $300000 Southwest Stakes (gr. III) Feb. 18 for Susan and Charles Chu’s Tanma Corporation, muddling the 3-year-old picture even more as the top three finishers from the Smarty Jones Stakes finished off the board at Oaklawn Park. Conditioners of sophomores formerly in high regard at Oaklawn will likely blame track conditions for their sound defeat; the Arkansas oval dodged showers for much of the day, but the skies opened up 30 minutes before the featured race and the track was rated sloppy. That defeat, however, came at the hands [More]
Date: August 19, 2004 Track: Del Mar I’m happy to report no one was hurt. There are two parts to this video. First is a clip of the “head-on” camera shot, which clearly shows three maintenance workers diving as they realize the field is about to trample them. Notice the bucket that they leave on the course. The second part is the full race. At the 2:29 mark, you can see where the maintenance workers scramble, but it’s not nearly as clear as the head-on shot. From Steve Andersen’s report in the Daily Racing Form: “Three members of the Del [More]
The great Grey Ghost trotter delivers hot times during the Great Depression winning the big one
http://www.horsetips.com.au – Horse Racing Tips http://www.greyhoundtips.com.au – Greyhound Racing Tips http://www.harnesstips.com.au – Harness Racing Tips Geelong Race Track is the primary regional horse racing spot in Geelong, Victoria, Australia. It is widely known to many for holding the famous annual Geelong Cup every October as well as many other races all throughout the year. It is located at 99 Breakwater Road, Breakwater, Victoria.
One of the surprising highlights of our road trip to Prince Edward Island, Canada was the evening we spent at the Charlottetown racetrack as “owners” of a race horse. We toured the stables, talked to the drivers, had an amazing meal and perhaps – you’ll have to watch to find out – stepped into the winners circle. I even got a chance to sit with the starting judge in the mobile gate.