Racing & Individual Sports

Racing & Individual Sports Covering a wide variety of topics, this one volume includes BMX, auto, horse and boat racing, bowling, chess, cricket, lacrosse, martial arts, rodeo, sailing, sumo wrestling and yachting.

Thoroughbred Horse Handicapping and Wagering: Using the Holy Bible of Horse Racing

Thoroughbred Horse Handicapping and Wagering: Using the Holy Bible of Horse Racing Thoroughbred Horse Handicapping and wagering using the Holy Bible of Horse Racing is a book that contains a primer for folks that do not know much about thoroughbred horse racing. In addition, it provides a methodology for picking…

Racehorse: The Complete Guide to the World of Horse Racing

Racehorse: The Complete Guide to the World of Horse Racing The extraordinary history of racing is brought to life with stories and images of the world’s greatest racehorses and covers everything from the three foundation sires that led to the development of the British Thoroughbred to the American Standardbred and…

Belair Stud: The Cradle of Maryland Horse Racing

Belair Stud: The Cradle of Maryland Horse Racing From their opening in 1740 through the 1955 closing, Belair Stud Farm became known as one of the most important stables in American racing. Although the high-profile murder of the farms final owner, Billy Woodward, eventually forced the farm to close, it…

Eclipse: The Horse That Changed Racing History Forever

Eclipse: The Horse That Changed Racing History Forever A chestnut with a white blaze is scorching across the turf towards the finishing post. His four rivals are so far behind him that, in racing terms, they are "nowhere." Watching Eclipse is the man who wants to buy him. An adventurer…