Photo by Coady Photography Four $1 million stakes races – the $1 million Rebel Stakes (G2), $1 million Arkansas Derby (G1), $1 million Oaklawn Handicap (G2) and $1 million Apple Blossom Handicap (G1) – highlight Oaklawn’s historic 2020 stakes schedule. In addition, the richest Kentucky Derby and Kentucky Oaks prep series in the country just got richer with significant bumps to the Southwest Stakes (G3), Honeybee Stakes (G3) and Fantasy Stakes (G3). “We have so many great things happening now at Oaklawn and it’s reflected in our remarkable stakes program scheduled for the 2020 season,” Oaklawn President Louis Cella said. “We are especially proud of the increases we made to our 3-year-old [...]
The interactive, electronic version of The Horsemen’s Journal’s Summer 2019 issue is now available online. It is an enhanced version of the printed magazine, which is currently being mailed. To view it, click here. Features in the issue include: A True Feel-Good Story for Racing The racing community has stepped up to embrace a young fan’s love of the racetrack Celebrating the Majesty of Majestic Prince Five decades ago, a record-priced yearling almost made racing history Long, Hot Summer Some equine diseases are associated with hot weather, insects and wildlife The Benefits of Lasix for Exercise-Induced Pulmonary Hemorrhage 50 years of science and clinical experience Much more than a PDF, the interactive electronic edition of The Horsemen’s Journal includes the ability to save, print, email, [...]
The interactive, electronic version of The Horsemen’s Journal’s Spring 2019 issue is now available online. It is an enhanced version of our printed issue, which is currently being mailed. To view it, click here. Features in the issue include: Finding Ways to Do Things Better Horsemen get together in Florida to share ideas to improve the industry A Long Day’s Night Track superintendents go the extra mile to keep horses and riders safe How Horse Racing Is Using Digital Media to Grow Fan Engagement Different than other major sports, horse racing has the opportunity to capitalize on a unique digital and social strategy Feed, Forage and Bedding: What Is Being Called a Positive? A [...]
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