Horses First Fund steps up in crisis

Thoroughbred Charities of America’s Horses First Fund is providing funding to backstretch and aftercare organizations working to support the Thoroughbred community amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Monday Special – March 30

It’s no secret the world has turned upside down the past month. But for those who remember a gutsy gelding accompanied to the track by a former jockey and a literal bus full of owners, this year comfortingly also feels like a blast from the past.

The Saturday Special – March 28

Tip of the cap to the people keeping the game rolling along during these supremely trying times. Regardless of whether it should or shouldn’t be going on – we’ll leave those decisions to folks more in the know – the show goes on and it’s Florida Derby Day in South Florida.

Saving a Season 2.0: NSA adjusts spring schedule

National Steeplechase Association spring season – take two. Or three. Four? Eight? Nobody knows right now as jump racing, the Thoroughbred industry and the world are in uncharted territory with the effects of Covid-19.

The Monday Special – March 23

Already a clear leader in the trainer standings at Fair Grounds going into Saturday’s card, Brad Cox cemented his fourth consecutive title with a graded-stakes treble only hours after horsemen were told the meet was closing a week early.

The Saturday Special – March 21

Where should we start? Yesterday, today, tomorrow, that seems almost like an impossible question to answer given the ever-changing world we live in thanks to the Coronavirus pandemic.