Tag Archives: Horse Racing

Empire Maker Remembered

by Terri Bey There have been very few occasions when the loss of a favorite celebrity, or as the subject of this blog suggests, a racehorse, has moved me to tears. I am talking about openly weeping. I think the … Continue reading

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Preview and Picks for the 36th Annual Breeders’ Cup World Championships

by Terri Bey On November 1-2, 2019, Santa Anita Racetrack will be hosting the 36th annual Breeders’ Cup World Championships. The Breeders’ Cup World Championships are the equivalent of the Super Bowl, or the just completed World Series for horse … Continue reading

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My Prediction for the 145th Running of the Kentucky Derby

by Terri Bey Well, here we are again. That first Saturday in May is upon us once again. Are my readers ready with their mint juleps, and fancy hats? Does everyone have their horse picked out, yet? If not, here … Continue reading

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Gio Ponti Should be Inducted into the 2019 National Museum of Racing’s Hall of Fame

by Terri Bey On February 14, 2019, the Nominating Committee for the National Museum of Racing’s Hall of Fame announced the finalists for the 2019 Hall of Fame ballot. On the ballot were five horses, one jockey and three trainers. … Continue reading

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My Pick for Racing’s Horse of the Year

by Terri Bey I want to get started by wishing everyone a Happy and Safe New Year. I hope you have a great time celebrating the incoming new year, but if you plan to drink, please have a plan to … Continue reading

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A Belief in a Thirteenth Triple Crown is Jusitfy-ed: 150th Belmont Stakes Preview

by Terri Bey On Saturday, June 9, 2018, at Belmont Park in Elmont, NY at 6:46PM, exactly 45 years to the day that the legendary Secretariat became the ninth horse to win Thoroughbred Racing’s elusive Triple Crown, a beautiful chestnut … Continue reading

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The 1978 Belmont Stakes Revisted- Forty Years Later

by Terri Bey It was a bright spring day at Belmont Park on June 10, 1978 at Belmont Park in Elmont, New York. A large crowd of horse racing fans and media gathered to see whether 1978 Kentucky Derby and … Continue reading

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