The Paces of a Horse There are a total of five horse gaits, although most horse breeds can only perform four out of the five horse paces. Having a basic understanding of the horse gaits can be vital to horse training and horseback riding....
John Francome's love of horse racing started when he was six-years old and taken for a ride on a donkey at the seaside. From humble beginnings in a council house in Swindon, Wiltshire, he went on to become a seven times champion jockey, best-selling author and leading commentator and racing pundit.
Thanks for checking out my hub on famous race mares in history. The horses chosen for this article are among my personal favorites, which is of course based only on my own opinions. Yours may vary(and that's okay!). I've tried to include both...
Helpful information if you plan to bet on the Kentucky Derby, including definitions and trends. It's a great chance to hit a huge payoff at the races.
Marsh Tacky horse racing at Melrose Beach Resort on Daufuskie Island draws large crowds along a beautiful stretch of Beach off the Atlantic Ocean
A critical observation of the Sport of Kings, with special emphasis on the Melbourne Cup, and statistics on racing deaths of both horse and jockey in Australia.
Looking for a dead simple horse racing system that will allow you to quit your job and make a living betting the horses in just 10 minutes a day? Good luck with that! For as long as humans have bet on horse racing there have been system sellers...
African American jockeys made huge accomplishments in thoroughbred racing, especially at the big three Triple Crown events. Yet, they remain relatively unknown.
A Triple Crown winner is coming up the ranks. The atmosphere of horses, jockeys, betting, and winning defines the top racetracks in the world. Let's take a look at their history and grandeur of servicing some of the top racehorses.
"In frenzied excitement he eats up the ground. He cannot stand still when the trumpet sounds". Secretariat the greatest racehorse to ever grace us with his presence.