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Kevin Plank's Sagamore Farm to cease racing operations Sticky

After 14 years Under Armour founder Kevin Plank is shutting down his stable at historic Sagamore Farm after running one final entrant in the Breeders' Cup on Saturday. The fields and pastures will grow corn and rye for his Sagamore Spirit Rye Whiskey. November 4, 2020. After 14 years Under Armour founder Kevin Plank is shutting down his stable at historic Sagamore Farm after running one final entrant in the Breeders' Cup on Saturday. The fields and pastures will grow corn and rye for his Sagamore Spirit Rye Whiskey. Kevin Plank wanted to win the Triple Crown.

Preakness 145: Filly Swiss Skydiver Wins the Third Leg of the Triple Crown Sticky

The Filly Swiss Skydiver Wins the Third Leg of the Triple CrownFor the first time in the race's history, the 145th Preakness Stakes (G1) ran as the third jewel of the Triple Crown and the Preakness day entertainment experience was reimagined for the viewing audience at home. Swiss Skydiver, Jockey Robby Albarado, trainer Kenneth G. McPeek, and owner Peter J.

Mighty Heart Conquers Second Jewel in OLG Canadian Triple Crown Sticky

FORT ERIE, September 29, 2020 - Mighty Heart made it look mighty easy winning the Prince of Wales Stakes. The one-eyed three-year-old now holds the first two jewels in the OLG Canadian Triple Crown, and if all goes well has his eye set on the Breeder’s Stakes in October.

Ontario Horse Racing Update: Canada’s COVID-19 Emergency Response Benefit Sticky

TORONTO, April 3, 2020 – As part of its mandate, the Ontario Racing task force, dedicated to addressing the financial impacts of COVID-19 as it relates to the industry, will provide regular updates to the Ontario horse racing community. 

The 146th Kentucky Derby will be rescheduled from May 2, 2020 to September 5, 2020 Sticky

The 146th Kentucky Derby Presented by Woodford Reserve will be rescheduled from May 2, 2020 to September 5, 2020 and the 146th Longines Kentucky Oaks will be rescheduled from May 1, 2020 to September 4, 2020. These dates are contingent upon final approval from the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission which we expect to receive on Thursday, March 19.

British Horseracing Authority to Launch New Racing League Sticky

Championship Horse Racing has announced that it will launch a new flat horse racing series this summer, with the event to be sanctioned by the British Horseracing Authority. The Racing League will take place across six evening meets this summer, each consisting of six individual races. The overall prize fund for the league is set at £1.8m (€2.1m/$2.3m), with each of the 36 races worth £50,000.
 

Ontario Horse Racing: Auditor General Notes Lack of Transparency and Accountability Sticky

Recently the Auditor General of Ontario released its Annual Report on Ontario horse racing. The report notes that Ontario’s horse racing industry has received about $500 million in government funding over the past five years, but remains “remarkably lacking in public transparency and accountability,” Bonnie Lysyk says in her 2019 Annual Report, released today.
 

Preakness 145 will be held on Saturday, October 3rd, 2020

Baltimore, MD --- 1/ST Chairman and President Belinda Stronach together with Maryland Governor Larry Hogan announced today that Preakness 145 will be held on Saturday, October 3rd, 2020 at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore, Maryland. The announcement was made during NBC Sports’ nationally televised broadcast, The Middle Jewel: American Pharoah’s Run to the Triple Crown.  The Preakness Stakes, typically held on the third Saturday in May was postponed in March due to the coronavirus pandemic and, as previously announced, will not include InfieldFest.
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