The Pharoah Retires Atop His Throne

  The Pharoah Retires Atop His Throne By Amy Lignor   There are many names that remain in the hearts of Americans. From Secretariat to Seabiscuit, there have been those “elite” names that have touched the world. Some won the Triple Crown, others just had a backstory so interesting that many bestselling authors attempted to […]

American Pharoah Seeks Triple Crown at Belmont

  American Pharoah Seeks Triple Crown at Belmont By Burt Carey American Pharoah faces the biggest test of his racing career Saturday at the 147th running of the Belmont Stakes. The powerful 3-year-old bay colt with a knack for winning horses races is undefeated in his last six starts but will have to artfully handle […]

No Debate Necessary: California Chrome is a Winner

No Debate Necessary: California Chrome is a Winner ~ Amy Lignor   There are many still angry. There are many still upset and saddened because, as with all major moments in sports, this past Saturday the people got a chance to cheer one of their own underdogs. Not underdogs when it came to racing, itself; […]

The Heart of Seabiscuit Returns in California Chrome

The Heart of Seabiscuit Returns in California Chrome  ~ Amy Lignor The Kentucky Derby was a whole lot of fun and a shock for some – considering the winner was from ‘the people,’ so to speak. He was not bred from nobility, nor had parents that were Triple Crown winners. But what California Chrome does […]

Horses Will Soon ‘Mount Up’ for the Equestrian Season to Begin

Horses Will Soon ‘Mount Up’ for the Equestrian Season to Begin  ~ by James Moore Stamina…speed…talent…all of these factors combined bring about the ultimate win. And that’s just for the rider; the horse competing, although the real hero, needs to put in extra hard work and agony to become the winner of The Grand National’s […]

Two For Two! I’ll Have Another Heads to Belmont!

Yes, readers, I called it two weeks ago.   I’ll Have Another was the horse that blew the minds of fans at the Kentucky Derby. In fact, his rival, Bodemeister, was the one who was supposed to take it all in this year’s slightly sorry looking crop of three-year-olds, but I’ll Have Another was the […]