In New Role As Keeneland President, Safety Will Be A Central Focus For Arvin
The guard at Keeneland will soon be changing, as Shannon Bishop Arvin has been named as the successor to retiring Keeneland President and CEO Bill Thomason. Arvin will serve as President-elect starting Sept. 1 and will take over the role officially on Jan. 1. Arvin comes to […]
Canterbury Requests Added Race Date, Schedule Changes
Canterbury Park racing officials have submitted to the Minnesota Racing Commission a request to add to the 2020 racing schedule Thursday, Sept. 3 and to reschedule Sept. 7 and 15 to Thursdays, Sept. 10 and 17. The added day is a make-up for a six-race cancellation on June […]
Vekoma Takes Over Top Spot in NTRA Poll
With Midnight Bisou and Tom's d'Etat both suffering defeats in their respective grade 1 races at Saratoga Race Course this past weekend, multiple top-level winner Vekoma gained the majority of support among voters in the NTRA Top Thoroughbred Poll.
Equibase Relaunched With Smart Pick Betting Tool
Equibase Company has rebranded and relaunched its popular Today's Racing app with a contemporary look and several new features, including a simplified betting tool.
Fasig-Tipton Catalogues 662 Yearlings for September’s Selected Showcase
From the Fasig-Tipton Media Team: Fasig-Tipton Catalogues 662 for Selected Yearlings Showcase Fasig-Tipton has catalogued 662 yearlings for The Selected Yearlings Showcase, the company’s 2020 selected yearling sale. The sale will be conducted on Wednesday and […]
Interview with Agent Jimmy Riccio, who handles the book for All-Star rider Jose Ortiz; we talk “Kentucky Derby.”
An interview with Jockey Agent Jimmy Riccio, who handles the book for all-Star rider Jose Ortiz. We talk “Kentucky Derby.” We talk about the announcement that riders must arrive in Ky by Aug 24. We talk racing. Take a listen! The post Interview with Agent Jimmy […]