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The Fast Track

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Catch Viewings of the Breeders’ Cup at the National Museum of Racing & Hall of Fame

Join the National Museum of Racing as they host live showings of all Breeders’ Cup races on Friday, November 2 and Saturday, November 3. The special screening events feature free admission, as well as a selection of food and drinks available for purchase. About the Viewing The Breeders’ Cup races are coming soon, and the […]

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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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NYRA: They Are What They Are

I asked, was denied, but look forward to meet! The NYRA.  They oversee three thoroughbred race tracks in New York—Aqueduct, Belmont and Saratoga.  They offer the finest racing in the world and their 40-day meet at Saratoga remains a gem; a cross between aristocrats and commoners, a true potpourri of American society. I’m not sure […]

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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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