Month: November 2020Page 2 of 47

Veteran Trainer Hough Retires for Second Time

Trainer Stanley Hough officially retired from racing for the second time in his career after saddling 2-year-old filly Inject in the seventh race Nov. 28 at Churchill Downs. 

Share the Ride Scores in Fall Highweight Handicap

Making his 20th start Nov. 29 in the Fall Highweight Handicap (G3) at Aqueduct Racetrack, 5-year-old Share the Ride picked up his first graded stakes win for trainer…

Shoemark, Struthers Back More Drug Testing of Jockeys

Jockeys are able to take drugs and avoid detection too easily under the present testing program in British racing, with a stronger regime required to stamp out cocaine use,…

#SundaySchool: how to sit deep and still in canter

Five-star event rider Kate Honey shares her top tips on how to improve your seat in all paces, including canter Many riders want to know how to sit…

Small Business Spotlight – The Beaufort Linen Company

Beaufort, NC (pronounced Bo Fort) and please don’t confuse it with Beaufort, SC (Bu Furt) is heaven on earth and we’ve been going there my entire life.  A…

Count Again Rallies to Seabiscuit Score

After spending the last three months specializing in races at classic distances, a return to his roots in turf racing worked out pretty well for Count Again in…

Keepmeinmind From Last to First in Kentucky Jockey Club

Juvenile (G1) third-place finisher Keepmeinmind returned victorious Nov. 28 at Churchill Downs in the Kentucky Jockey Club (G2) at Churchill Downs, catching frontrunning Smiley Sobotka for a three-quarter-length…

Sioux Nation Colt Leads Final Tattersalls Foal Session

A budding breeding syndicate received the sort of result any small player would barely dare to dream of when their Sioux Nation colt sat on top of the…

Fluffy Socks Gets Up Late to Take Jimmy Durante

Fluffy Socks rallied from far back and survived an inquiry in the $102,500 Jimmy Durante Stakes (G3T) Nov. 28 at Del Mar to collect her first graded victory…

2020 NRHA Futurity – Nikki Tyndall

Nikki Tyndall woke Stars At Midnite in her stall before taking her to the warm-up pen. The veteran mare quickly wiped the sleep out of her eyes and…