Full fields and large crowds are expected when Maryland celebrates more than two and a half centuries of thoroughbred breeding and racing with the 31st annual Jim McKay Maryland Million Saturday, Oct. 22 at Laurel Park.
Santa Anita Park has entered into a marketing collaboration with Little Red Feather Racing, one of California's largest ownership syndicates, to help promote Little Red Feather Racing's new "Crowd Funding Campaign."
"Embracing change" will be the focus of the first American Horse Council webinar.
Through social media contest public can name the horse that the Churchill Downs Foundation is donating to the Mounted Patrol Unit of the Louisville Metro Police Department in partnership with the Louisville Metro Police Foundation.
The Indiana Horse Racing Association, Inc. (IHRA) will hold its third annual Hall of Fame induction Monday, Oct. 17 at 5:30 p.m. at The Columbia Club in downtown Indianapolis.
A trio of halters worn by the past three winners of the Kentucky Derby—California Chrome, American Pharoah, and Nyquist—will be sold as part of "Champions for a Cause," an online auction that opens Oct. 12.
The second annual Maryland Million 5K road race will take place on Saturday, Oct. 15, exactly one week before the 31st running of the Jim McKay Maryland Million Day program at Laurel Park.
America's Best Racing (ABR), a multimedia fan-development and awareness-building platform of The Jockey Club, today released a new video, "ABR Wired: Matt Bernier at Keeneland."
A study, recently released by economist Dr. Margaret Ray of the University of Mary Washington in Fredericksburg, Virginia found that Turf Paradise Race Course generates an annual economic impact of $91 million to the state of Arizona.
Thoroughbred Charities of America announced today that it will host a fundraising event entitled "An Evening with Team California Chrome" on Wednesday, November 2 from 7-9 p.m. at Matt Denny's Ale House in Arcadia, Calif.
Pick 4 wagers will feature a takeout of 12%, but only on Wednesdays.
NBC will cover races from Keeneland Oct. 8 and 9.
Comments from Monty Roberts, who recently joined the Water, Hay, Oats Alliance.
The Keeneland Shop will unveil an all-new Merchandise Pavilion featuring a wide assortment of Keeneland-branded apparel and accessories for patrons to commemorate their race-day experience during the 2016 Fall Meet, to be held Oct. 7-29.
Track plans 12% takeout on its Pick 4 wager.
America's Best Racing (ABR), a multimedia fan-development and awareness-building platform of The Jockey Club, today released a new feature video, "ABR Wired: Playing the Ponies at Santa Anita Park."
The Maryland Jockey Club today unveiled the official logo for the 142nd running of the Preakness Stakes (G1), to be run Saturday, May 20 at historic Pimlico Race Course.
Race Track Chaplaincy of America's annual luncheon takes place Nov. 3 in Arcadia, Calif.
The Dubai World Cup Carnival, which starts Jan. 5 and features 10 meetings prior to Dubai World Cup day March 25, will see purses increased for the 2017 season as well as some changes to several races.
The Breeders' Cup announced today the post times for the two-day Breeders' Cup World Championships, consisting of 13 races and purses and awards totaling $28 million, which will be held on November 4-5 at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, Calif.
During the 2016 Fall Meet, Keeneland will present a number of special events that exemplify its philanthropic endeavors while creating opportunities to engage racegoers and showcase Thoroughbred racing.
Jockey Sheldon Russell, shaken up in a fall Sept. 24 at Laurel Park, will be sidelined indefinitely with a minor hand injury said his agent, Marty Leonard.
Keeneland race notes, Sept. 30.
The Racing Officials Accreditation Program will be hosting a race officiating conference Dec. 5, at the 2016 University of Arizona Racing Symposium.
Statement from Chris McCarron regarding his Honor Guest speech to the Thoroughbred Club of America Sept. 25.
Features video of the farm and stallions
Five jockeys from Indiana Grand Racing & Casino visited Riley Hospital for Children in downtown Indianapolis Thursday, Sept. 29.
The Breeders’ Cup announced today that Eclipse Sportswire, an international photographic company covering major sporting events, has been named the Official Photographer of the Breeders’ Cup World Championships.
Santa Anita Park, in partnership with the California Retirement Management Account (CARMA) and the California Art Club (CAC), will host a fine art exhibit celebrating The Great Race Place, beginning this Friday, Sept. 30 through Saturday, Oct. 22.
Track announcer Bobby Neuman will return to Los Alamitos Race Course to call the Winter meet in December.
Schedule at three venues remains essentially unchanged.
Xpressbet has introduced a Financial Stimulus Package for Horseplayers that includes discounted past performances, lucrative wagering bonuses and an industry-leading Sign Up Bonus for new customers.
Twenty-four stakes worth nearly $3 million are scheduled
Henry Birtles Associates (HBA) has partnered with The Stronach Group to distribute international television rights to The Pegasus World Cup Invitational.
Nominations for five Breeders' Cup "Win and You're In" Challenge races to be run on Oct. 1 closed on Thursday at Santa Anita, with superstar California Chrome heading a list of 20 three year olds and up considering the $300,000 Awesome Again Stakes.
The 10-year-old Helicopter will run his final race on Saturday at Arlington International Racecourse.
Open house Oct. 8 at Paris, Ky. farm at 2810 Millersburg Ruddles Mill Road.
The Meadowlands kicks off the first of 14 all-turf race cards on Wednesday, Sept. 28, with 67 horses entered across the six-race program.
Agreement with the Ontario Lottery & Gaming Corp. affects gaming operations.
Sportech Racing Digital, a division of Sportech PLC, announces it has successfully launched a suite of new pari-mutuel betting technologies for its newest customer in Asia, Macau Jockey Club ("MJC").
Matt Koch co-owns Shawhan Place near Paris, Ky.
Silver Wing Stable's Stig's Deputy retired after record-setting performance.
Results through Saturday night's Race for the Ribbon card at Charles Town Races.
Longtime horsemen Olin Gentry, Thomas Clark, and Julie Cauthen have partnered to launch Breeze-Link, a risk management business created specifically for yearling RNA owners looking to sell at the following year’s 2-year-olds-in-training sales.
Nominations are being accepted for its second New Owner of the Year Award.
An updated version (6.3) of the ARCI's Model Rules of Racing is now available on the association's website on the Model Rules and Standards page.
The third-annual Ron Rippey Handicapping Media Award is now open for entries.
The Breeders' Cup today announced that Daniel Dawson has been named the official artist for the 2016 Breeders' Cup World Championships.
Over the years, the University of Maryland's equine studies program has continued to provide its students with the knowledge and hands-on experience to move on to successful careers in and around the thoroughbred industry.
Nominations for the Dec. 3 Claiming Crown at Gulfstream Park will close Nov. 6.
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