Headlines for Friday, April 1, 2011

  • Michael Blowen with Sunshine Forever at Old Friends.

    Blowen to Receive Prestigious Award

    Michael Blowen will receive the prestigious Sam McCracken Award for Lifetime Achievement from the New England Turf Writers Association for his outstanding work with the rescue and retirement of Thoroughbred racehorses.

  • Women Riders Stepping Up

    Esther Marr talks with Karma Kitaj, author of the book 'Women Riders Who Could...and Did: Life Stories of Top Level Equestriennes.'

  • To Honor and Serve is Choice in Florida Derby

    Sometimes you have to go out on a limb, and I guess today is just one of those days. But I can't help myself, I think To Honor and Serve will win the grade I Florida Derby.

  • Audit Shows Improvement for MJC in 2010

    The Maryland Jockey Club submitted an audited financial report March 31 that showed losses for Laurel Park and a small profit for Pimlico Race Course for the final eight months of 2010.