‘Better With Every Race’: Jesus’ Team To Use Claiming Crown Jewel As Pegasus Prep
Grade 1 stakes-placed in his two most recent starts, Jesus' Team will return to his roots Saturday with a start in the $150,000 Claiming Crown Jewel at Gulfstream Park. Grupo 7C Racing Stable's 3-year-old gelding, who became eligible for the Jewel while winning a claiming […]
Gait Analysis Shows Owners Aren’t Great At Detecting Lameness, But Machines Aren’t Foolproof Either
For several years now, researchers have studied various aspects of horse health and owner perception, hoping to understand — how good is the average owner, really, at noticing when something is wrong with a horse? A study published last month in the Journal of Equine […]
Expanded TV Coverage a Big Boost to NYRA's Bottom Line
NYRA's daily national television telecasts and its NYRA Bets wagering platform have played a crucial role in keeping racing afloat since NYRA resumed racing June 3 after an 80-day hiatus due to the pandemic.
King Guillermo Returns From 7-Month Break in Cigar Mile
As the days count down to the Dec. 5 Cigar Mile Handicap (G1), the final grade 1 stakes of the year in New York serves a stark reminder of how quickly opportunities can come and go and how disappointing it can be to miss any top-level race.
Aqueduct Barn Notes: McGaughey Considering Code of Honor for G1 Pegasus World Cup
(Code of Honor / Photo by Holly M. Smith) From the NYRA Media Team: Hall of Fame trainer Shug McGaughey has the Grade 1, $3 million Pegasus World Cup on January 23 at Gulfstream Park in mind for W.S. Farish homebred Code of Honor, who joined the conditioner’s winter […]
New & Soon-To-Be-Improved Turfway Park Begins Holiday Meet on Wednesday Night — Dec. 2
From the Turfway Park Media Team: Trainers Cox and Casse are ready as live racing returns to Turfway Park December 2nd Key Highlights Turfway Park is set to open for live racing on Wednesday, December 2nd. Racing will be conducted Wednesdays – Saturdays until January […]