Showdown at Belmont

Monarchos and Point Given? Oh sure, they will be there. But first Triple Crown fans will get to see Praise The Prince and Flasher renew their growing rivalry. They took the first two legs of the Steeplechase Triple Crown, and head the early list of hopefulsMonarchos and Point Given? Oh sure, they will be there. But first Triple Crown fans will get to see Praise The Prince and Flasher renew their growing rivalry. They took the first two legs of the Steeplechase Triple Crown, and head the early...

Corey Nakatani Thoroughbred Jockey

In an attempt to garner more opportunities in stakes events throughout the nation and take his career to another level, jockey Corey Nakatani begins his Keeneland invasion Friday, the historic oval's opening day for its annual 15-day spring meeting.In an attempt to garner more opportunities in stakes events throughout the nation and take his career to another level, jockey Corey Nakatani begins his Keeneland invasion Friday, the historic oval's opening day for its annual 15-day spring meeting.

WIHS #PonyPower Steeplechase Kicks Off in May at the Devon Horse Show

The Washington International Horse Show’s wildly popular Shetland Pony Steeplechase Championship Series, presented by Charles Owen, will be held in May and October 2016, commencing Memorial Day weekend at the Devon Horse Show. The high octane sport features junior jockeys in the saddle racing the cutest, fluffiest, Shetland Ponies to the enjoyment of spectators of all ages.

National Horse Racing Organization Teams Up With Ranch Cowboy for Chance at $100,000 Prize

Fist Pump’s closest brush with Kentucky Derby glory was running second in a small stakes race at a backwater track in New Mexico. But by this fall, he might just become the most famous Thoroughbred in the country if he and his Newell, SD trainer can win the $100,000 Thoroughbred Makeover and title of “America’s Most Wanted Thoroughbred”.

Filly Ria Antonia Confirmed for Preakness

The filly Ria Antonia will compete in the May 17 Preakness Stakes and be ridden by Calvin Borel, the Maryland Jockey Club confirmed on May 12th.    Owned by Christopher Dunn and Loooch Racing Stable, Ria Antonia would bid to become the sixth filly to win the 1 3/16-mile Preakness at Pimlico Race Course, in Baltimore, Maryland. It appears a field of at least 10, including Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands winner California Chrome, is shaping up...

C.A.N.T.E.R. Opens Texas Chapter – Helping Racehorses Find Careers After the Finish Line

CANTER (the Communication Alliance to Network Thoroughbred Ex-Racehorses) is now offering its nationally recognized service to Texas horseman with the opening of CANTER-Texas. Volunteers are visiting tracks to offer free sales listings that include a photo, a description, and contact information, to trainers and owners looking to move their Thoroughbred, Quarter Horse, Paint, and Arabian ex-racehorses onto second...

Planners

Steeplechasing in America operates with a simple plan to abide by the weather. See, the season starts in the south in March, ventures north, then slides back down the rainbow in the south in November, and eventually returns to Florida for one race in December.Steeplechasing in America operates with a simple plan to abide by the weather. See, the season starts in the south in March, ventures north, then slides back down the rainbow in the south in November, and eventually returns to Florida for...

Christy Folting Thoroughbred Trainer

Spring is here and soon racing emporiums all over the nation will be opening their doors. The competition for horses is fierce and no racetrack makes a better effort to garner their share of stables than Lonestar Park near Dallas, Texas.Spring is here and soon racing emporiums all over the nation will be opening their doors. The competition for horses is fierce and no racetrack makes a better effort to garner their share of stables than Lonestar Park near Dallas, Texas.

horsepersonalities and…Kim LloydThoroughbred Trainer

The great Brazilian poet and singer, Antonio Carlos Jobim, certainly did his part to advertise the beautiful women that come from his native land when he wrote the classic song, "Girl from Ipanema." Trainer Kim Lloyd is hoping that his four-legged ...The great Brazilian poet and singer, Antonio Carlos Jobim, certainly did his part to advertise the beautiful women that come from his native land when he wrote the classic song, "Girl from Ipanema." Trainer Kim Lloyd is hoping...