Racing Future is determined to inspire a new generation of fans to enjoy the sport of horse racing.
The best living symbol of horse racing’s Holy Grail was on the phone this week, keeping the hope and vision alive. In 1978, Steve Cauthen was to the American sports scene what Jordan Spieth is now. He was a bright, new athletic face, destined for magazine covers and history books. At age 21, Spieth won the Masters. Not unthinkable, but certainly amazing. At age 18, Cauthen won the Triple Crown. More unthinkable and more amazing. Read more
"He was a gentleman to ride. The pony would have to drag him around at the gates, he was so quiet. You would just switch him off, and on his day, when he was right, nothing in the world at the time could go with him. He was a phenomenal racehorse and the best miler I’ve ridden." Read more
Keeneland has chosen a site in Corbin for a quarter-horse track and entertainment venue that will feature year-round simulcasting of races from elsewhere and hundreds of historical racing terminals, similar to slot machines. Read more
Over the last few weeks, many elected officials and lobbyists have approached Racing Future for information about the sport of horse racing in Ontario. Consequently, we are re-posting the components of our advocacy, which began in 2012 during the closure of the Slots at Racetrack Program. We invite those legislators and lobbyists who are interested in backgrounders to read through these materials on our Advocacy page. As always, we welcome all questions, comments, and ideas.
In light of recent developments at City Council in Toronto regarding whether a casino should be built at Woodbine Racetrack, Racing Future has had a lot of questions about horse racing in Ontario and about Woodbine and its founder, E. P. Taylor. Previously, we asked, What would Mr. Taylor do about the current state of horse racing? In case you missed it, read the story here and feel free to comment
Will your favourite horse be running on the first Saturday in May? Check out the current Kentucky Derby points standings.
Horse racing is one of the world's oldest sports that offers a great social experience everyone can enjoy. Dating Factory Inc helps horse racing fans and horse lovers connect with the introduction of the Racing Future's online dating site, WinnersCircleDating.com. Read more