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A 2M Burn Up Ends With Another Winner For Nicholls

And so we returned to Cheltenham for a new season, but some things never seem to change – Paul Nicholls turning out the winners up and down the country. 205 more words

Rainy Day at the Races

The 62nd annual meet of the Virginia Fall Races was held at Glenwood Park, Middleburg, this past Saturday, October 8th. Last year’s race day was perfect, sunny weather, but this year featured lots of rain! 460 more words



leap /lēp/
  1. jump or spring a long way, to a great height, or with great force
  2. make a sudden rush to do something; act eagerly and suddenly…
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Eclipse Finalist, Steeplechaser Gustavian Dies at Age 10

Ten-year-old Gustavian, an Eclipse Award finalist for champion steeplechase horse in 2013, was euthanized Sept. 16 because of complications from a paddock accident, said trainer Leslie Young. 164 more words

The Blood-Horse

Rokeby Stables in The Grand National Steeplechase

The Grand National Steeplechase in 1899 and has been held at different courses and has had a few name changes over the years.

Here is the folloing information about where the races have been run… 778 more words

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Rokeby Stables in the New York Turf Writers Cup (Steeplechase)

The New York Turf Writers Cup is a race for 4 year olds and up and is currently a Grade I race. It is contested over National Timbers on the Turf Course. 196 more words

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Thank You, Evan Jager

(Addendum: Last night, after posting this blog from within the wooded glens of southern Indiana, I was directed to this by Shauna Niequist. She wrote about Evan Jager in her first book, … 867 more words