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Both teacher and student, Carly Kaiser is off the charts

“COASTAL MOON tracked the pace setters most of the way, asked for run turning for home but was overwhelmed by outside runner, lost ground but fought back with a game performance… REBEL SPY trailed well off the rest of the field and hit his best stride late… RED POND was through after half a mile.” 115 more words

The Racing Biz

“The racing world is too small to ruffle too many feathers.” Why women talk--and don't--about their experiences about racing

Whenever I write about women and racing, I can count on getting at least two reactions.

One is the private messages, texts, and phone calls from women, the ones in which women share their experiences (“but please don’t write this … I want to keep working in the industry”) about unequal pay, about harassment, about their frustration at the way women are marketed to by most racing entities. 91 more words

Women In Racing

True Story: La Verdad Takes Sheila Rosenblum On a Fun Ride

It was practically dark when post time for the last race at Belmont Park rolled around Oct. 3. A dismal, cold, wet early fall day on which a half-dozen graded stakes races had been run was nearly at an end, and following the running of the Jockey Club Gold Cup Stakes (gr. 248 more words

Women In Racing

World of Speed Celebrates Women in Racing

On a chilly, winter Sunday morning I decided to make a quick trip down to Wilsonville, Oregon to check out the new “Women in Racing” exhibit at the… 186 more words

Inspiring Women

"I knew it was going to be racehorses for me."

At 5:35 a.m., Keri Wolfsont responds to a direct message within seconds. Every morning’s busy, but this one is particularly so, the eve of the Colonial Cup card in Camden, where she and a half dozen equine charges await tomorrow’s races. 88 more words

The Racing Biz

Sophie Doyle: Flying High in America

On the Friday of Breeders’ Cup weekend, Sophie Doyle was enjoying a rare recreational day at the racetrack. She’d been out in the morning as usual to work horses at Keeneland, then traded her riding clothes for a dress and heels to watch her brother James ride Birchwood in the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Turf for trainer Richard Fahey. 188 more words

Women In Racing

Attorney, Engineer, Assistant Trainer: Tiffany Webb's Route to the Racetrack

If you need someone to run your barn, to do some legs, or to run a horse for you, on the flat or over jumps, you might want to give Tiffany Webb a call. 153 more words