Churchill Downs plays host to many great events: the Kentucky Derby, the Breeders’ Cup, and prep races for their first weekend in May that draw thousands beneath the twin spires. In a […]
A "long time" young fan of racing and traveling, I have set my sights on blogging about what I love most! Opinions are my own and there are plenty of them; engage at your own risk!
Galileo (IRE) is a world-wide breeding sensation: his sons and daughters are burning up the track over seas, with many carrying their success into the breeding world. Europe is almost plagued with […]
Paynter’s story is well-known and as inspiring as they come; just surviving colitis or laminitis alone would have been an incredible achievement. For him though, it wouldn’t be enough of a victory. […]
The Fasig-Tipton November sale produced some of the largest fireworks in history when Songbird sold for a healthy $9.5 million and Tepin sold for $8 million not long after her. However, as […]
The title is self-explanatory to some degree: I am extremely disappointed and it’s not because my favorite horse didn’t win (he actually did). Breeders’ Cup is a time to celebrate the best […]
Day one is done and we have the results! Let me know which races were your favorites and where you scored big!
There is a pandemic in racing: not enough places for racehorses to retire. Now, I’m not talking about the mares and stallions that people spend heavy thousands (and even millions) on, like […]