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Shayna Texter: A Huge Name in AMA Flat Track

At a very early age, Shayna knew she was born for racing. Her grandfather and father had a strong back ground in racing. Her grandfather has multiple career wins racing sprint cars. 183 more words


Danica Patrick: Women in NASCAR

Danica Patrick was born in early 1982 to a hard working-class family. At the early age of 10, Danica began karting. In the 1990s, Danica had won her class in the World Karting Association Grand National championship, not just once, but three times. 163 more words


My Part in "Girls Gone Racing"

Growing up, I was always at the track. My dad, Mark Hamblin, began his racing career in his early years of high school. He began racing motocross, a brand-new, yellow, Yamaha bike his parents bought for him. 429 more words


Sabrina Moore: Love of horses can take you "pretty far"

Sabrina Moore didn’t grow up in the horse business. No one in her family was involved, either. But when she was nine, Moore got her first horse, and thus began the 15-year process of her, and her mother’s, pretty much complete immersion in the industry. 191 more words

The Racing Biz

Gaudet, Wolfendale Break New York's Glass Ceiling

On Thursday, August 10, as the New York Racing Association’s Talking Horses television show began, two women sat behind the desk, ready to handicap that day’s Saratoga card for the thousands on-track and watching on television and the internet. 140 more words

The Racing Biz

Time for NYRA to end "Fabulous Fillies" foolishness

The New York Racing Association is holding its annual exercise in lip-service to women with its “Fabulous Fillies Day” at Saratoga on Thursday.  You know the drill: pink is the… 393 more words

Political/Social Commentary

No Spa Fairy Tale for Rider Keri Brion

On the morning of July 27, Keri Brion sat on a golf cart on Saratoga’s backstretch and glumly watched torrents of rain soak the turf course. 266 more words

Women In Racing