Month: April 2019

All Ears Will Be on Kentucky: A 2019 Kentucky Derby Playlist

Kentucky is one of four U.S. states constituted as a commonwealth. Since 1792, the Bluegrass State has built a reputation for its share of notable contributions to American culture. For example, did you know that nine out of every 10 disco balls bought in the U.S. are manufactured in Kentucky? As are almost two out…

Frank Stronach Publishes Open Letter, To Offer ‘Different Ideas’ For Racing’s Future – Horse Racing News – Paulick Report

Frank Stronach and the Pegasus statue at Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach, Fla. Frank Stronach, currently embroiled in a lawsuit against daughter Belinda over her management of The Stronach Group – the privately owned company Frank Stronach founded – said he will make a statement “about the future of horse racing in California” during a…

New Racing Documentary ‘Born To Rein’ Premieres This Week

“Born To Rein,” a new horse racing documentary, will premiere in three Nebraska cities this spring, and you can join “Born To Rein” co-producers Jody L. Lamp and Melody Dobson for the launch of their film. The “Triple Crown Series” launch of the documentary includes a screening preceding each race that makes up Thoroughbred horse racing’s Triple…

SLIDESHOW: Meet the 2019 Kentucky Derby Contenders

Tampa Bay Derby and Wood Memorial Stakes winner Tacitus. (Coady Photography) Tampa Bay Derby and Wood Memorial Stakes winner Tacitus. (Eclipse Sportswire) Tampa Bay Derby and Wood Memorial Stakes winner Tacitus. (SV Photography) Tampa Bay Derby and Wood Memorial Stakes winner Tacitus. (SV Photography) Tampa Bay Derby and Wood Memorial Stakes winner Tacitus. (Eclipse Sportswire)…

How to Introduce Your Friends to Horse Racing

The sport of horse racing has been roughed up a bit in the public eye the last month or so. But for people like me who have been involved in horse racing for decades, I still think the sport is the best game going since sliced bread. For every detractor, there are 100 of us…