Saratoga Racetrack Blogs

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The Fast Track

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Saratoga Race Course 2018 Schedule Announced

It’s not too early to start looking ahead to the 2018 racing season! NYRA has just released the 2018 racing dates, for a full 229 days of exciting thoroughbred action at the Saratoga Race Course. Saratoga Race Course 2018 Season The 40-day 2018 summer meet will begin on Friday, July 20th and end on Labor […]

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Horse Racing 224: Horse Tips & Stories By John Furgele

Love Horse Racing? Find Saratoga Racetrack stories, horse racing tips and more by John Furgele!

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A Day at the Races—Monticello

There is an aura about attending a sporting event in person.  People like to say that they saw this game live, or they were there when Bucky Dent hit the 3-run homer in the 1978 AL East tiebreaker.  When you tell somebody you were live, it elicits a reaction and in part, feeds our ego. […]

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In The Home Stretch

Horse racing photos and more

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My Credentials

Watching a horse race from the stands is an exciting and awe inspiring experience. But getting close enough to take photos for publication requires media credentials that I did not have. It is an awesome story, which only required…

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