Keyword: industry voices

  • Cot Campbell leads Palace Malice into the winner's circle after the 2013 Belmont Stakes

    Industry Voices: Cot Campbell

    What this says, of course, (duh!) is that good horses run in Kentucky Derbys, and—Derby accomplishments or not, and industry woes or not—there are stunning purses to be won before and after, and even more spectacular opportunities at stud.

  • Industry Voices: Balance of Power (blog)

    The West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals recently called a high-profile turf contest between the West Virginia Racing Commission and the Charles Town racetrack. The stakes were for the control of horse racing.

  • Delaware Park

    Delaware Press Junket, 1969

    With a big Memorial Day weekend of racing on tap, I am reminded of a bygone era when both media and horses were treated differently.

  • Fantasy Sports: An Opportunity & A Competitor

    Horse racing needs to pay close attention, given the magnitude and growth trajectory of the fantasy-sports market. This segment of sports entertainment represents an increasingly important competitor for the gaming dollar.

  • 'Valley of Modesty' Has Others Taking Notice

    There is much ado about the meet at Monmouth Park in New Jersey, where the track operator, the NJSEA, the local Thoroughbred horsemen, and their breeder counterparts agreed after a lengthy debate to slash race dates in half.