Category: Major Races

Fabulous Las Vegas is Triple Crowned

No, it’s not the sparkling city in Nevada, but the newest Polish Triple Crown winner in this year of remarkable performers. While the racing in Poland isn’t as high profile on an international scale as it is in America, they’ve had their own superstars emerge the last few years.

A History of Polish Racing

Tor Sluzewiec Bird's Eye View Circa 1939

Tor Służewiec Bird’s Eye View Circa 1939

According to the New Universal Encyclopedia of the Polish Scientific Publishers, horse racing is the oldest form of riding, though no one is entirely sure when exactly people began to take up racing on the Polish territory.  However, “horse racing” back in that time period is not the same as the sport we know and love today.