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New Racing Film Upcoming

October 19, 2011:

Many people in the horse racing industry are anxiously awaiting the television show 'Luck' to debut on HBO in the coming months, but until then a trip out to the silver screen to take in some racing action may just be what the doctor ordered...read on

Dutrow Not Done Yet

October 17, 2011:

According to a report, controversial and highly successful thoroughbred trainer Rick Dutrow may soon be coming to a racetrack near you...read on

BHA To Examine Whipping Rule Again

October 17, 2011:

Much has happened since jockeys that perform under the jurisdiction of the British Horseracing Authority decided last week that they would not ride today (Monday, October 17) due to a new whipping rule which limits the amount of times they can strike their mount during a race...read on

Riders To Strike Over New Whipping Rules

October 14, 2011:

It appears as though the jockeys that ride under the watch of the British Horseracing Authority are not taking the new whipping rule lying down...read on

Ten-Year NY Racing Ban For Dutrow

October 12, 2011:

Controversial thoroughbred trainer Rick Dutrow has been slapped with a 10-year ban from racing at New York racetracks...read on

Politicians, Public To Support NJ Racing?

October 12, 2011:

What does the future hold for the acres which make up Perretti Farms? Are more politicians agreeing that New Jersey's horse racing industry has to be supported? Will positive poll results lead to public support for sports wagering in the state?...read on

GCGC Announces New CEO

October 12, 2011:

On Tuesday, October 11, the Great Canadian Gaming Corporation, the owner/operator of Flamboro Downs, Fraser Downs, Georgian Downs and Hastings Park, announced the appointment of its new chief executive officer...read on

Arbitration Needed For Simo Dispute

October 3, 2011:

According to a report, arbitration is going to be needed to settle the ongoing thoroughbred simulcasting dispute between the Maryland Jockey Club and Penn National...read on

Jockeys Applaud Whipping Crackdown

September 27, 2011:

Two United Kingdom jockeys have embraced a new rule by the British Horseracing Authority which will see riders penalized for striking their mounts too many times...read on

Santa Anita To Honour Shear

September 8, 2011:

Santa Anita has announced that it will be honouring its 90-year-old paddock guard John Shear with a race entitled 'The John Shear Hero Purse' on Saturday, Oct. 1...read on

On The New Jersey Front

September 6, 2011:

Three different news stories from the New Jersey horse racing industry reared their figurative heads over the course of the long weekend. One involves Freehold Raceway, while the others are in regard to a legal challenge and a lease dispute on the thoroughbred side of things...read on

Isbister Calling It A Career

August 30, 2011:

The uncertainty in the BC harness racing industry has claimed one of the province's top conditioners...read on

Millions Dedicated To T-Bred Plan

August 16, 2011:

Following the release of a comprehensive report by consulting firm McKinsey & Company, The Jockey Club has announced a multi-million-dollar, nine-part plan for the betterment of thoroughbred horse racing and...read on

Cujo Bit By The Harness Racing Bug?

July 27, 2011:

It has been just a few years since Olympic Gold Medal winning netminder Curtis Joseph patrolled the cage at a professional level, but this past Saturday at Mohawk Racetrack, Joseph stated that he can foresee himself returning to the league in a slightly different role...read on

NHLer Hooked On Horses

July 25, 2011:

It only took National Hockey League defenseman Mike Commodore one trip to the races to become hooked on horses....read on


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