Aidan O’Brien’s Runners Aiming for Breeders’ Cup at Santa Anita

Aidan O'Brien's Arizona pointed at Santa Anita for Breeders' Cup

The duo [of Arizona and Wichita] were beaten two lengths and two and three-quarter lengths respectively in the Group One heat, with Arizona notably closing the gap with the winner after trailing him by nine lengths in the National Stakes at the … [Continue reading]

QnA on Horse Racing, Omaha Beach, Santa Anita Drag and more

What’s the deal with Omaha Beach – and other horse racing questions

Q: So help me sort this out. Omaha Beach is gone for six months, returns and wins a sprint race, and now suddenly he’s back in the Breeders’ Cup picture again? I heard he was not under consideration for the Classic anymore, and now he is? I’m … [Continue reading]

$14M Everest this Friday Night ‘Down Under’

Source: Sky Racing World The TAB Everest is the newest horse race in Australia and also the richest turf race in the world with a total of $14 million (AUD) in prize money. The 3rd running of The Everest will take place on Friday night, October 18 … [Continue reading]

Trainer Bob Baffert’s Key to Success?

Legendary horse trainer Bob Baffert, who's trained 5 Kentucky Derby winners and 2 Triple Crown champions, says he's so successful because he never takes vacations

Bob Baffert is one of the world's most successful and prominent horse trainers. The Hall of Fame trainer has coached five Kentucky Derby winners as well as two Triple Crown victors. At the world's largest horse sale, which takes place every September … [Continue reading]

Track announcer Tom Durkin at UofL, talking horse racing’s issues

Track announcer Tom Durkin speaks at UofL, addresses horse racing’s issues

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - Many horse racing fans were able to put a face to the voice at the University of Louisville [Equine Industry Program] on Wednesday night. “It’s an important time in horse racing,” he said. “We’ve had our fair share of … [Continue reading]

Breeders’ Cup Contender Omaha Beach Impressive in Return

Racing! Omaha Beach wows in return

You can’t say enough about Omaha Beach’s return to racing in the Grade 1 $300,000 Santa Anita Sprint Championship, a qualifier for the Breeders’ Cup Sprint. He stayed off the pace and then came firing on the inside to win by a head over heavy … [Continue reading]

The 5 Best Horse Jockeys of All Time

The Best Horse Jockeys of All Time

Horse racing is known as the sport of kings... A great jockey can make the difference between a champion and a mere contender. Let’s take a look at [...] # 2 PAT DAY With 40,298 mounts over a career lasting from 1973-2005, Pat Day’s career … [Continue reading]

The Premier UK Horse Racing Days for Remainder of Year

Best UK horse racing events for the rest of 2019

Below are the best UK horse racing events for the remainder of this year: Saturday 12th October: Dubai Future Champions Day (Newmarket) Another event to pen on your horse racing events schedule is the Dubai Future Champions Day. It showcases … [Continue reading]

5 Tips to Make Your Horsetail Shine

Make your horse coat shiny with these tips. Whether you are getting ready for a competition or just want to give your horse the best look, a shiny coat is sure to turn heads. Many of the people make sure that their horse equine will shine like a … [Continue reading]

Basic Horse Care for Beginners – How to Take Care of the Horse

Horse care is a subject all horses are always learning about, and it is a topic that I can talk about for weeks and still not cover every possible subject, which is heavy, especially for beginners or aspiring horse owners. Keeping this in mind, I … [Continue reading]