My Year of the Racehorse: Falling in Love with the Sport of Kings

My Year of the Racehorse: Falling in Love with the Sport of Kings Kevin Chong has grand plans. He draws up a to-do list of major milestones that will give him the life he always wanted–and the life that will inspire awe and envy in his friends. Things like settling…

Reckless: The Racehorse Who Became a Marine Corps Hero

Reckless: The Racehorse Who Became a Marine Corps Hero "Tom Clavin’s "Reckless" reads like a wonderful and inspiring combination of Laura Hillenbrand’s "Seabiscuit" and "Unbroken.""–Nelson DeMille, #1 "New York Times" Bestselling Author From the racetracks of Seoul to the battlegrounds of the Korean War, Reckless was a horse whose strength,…

Behind the Scenes: The Racehorse

Behind the Scenes: The Racehorse "Canadian Children’s Book Centre Our Choice, 2009" "Where did thoroughbreds come from? Why do they call it a steeplechase? What’s the difference between trotting and pacing? Did you know that winning jockeys are weighed before and after a race?" Experienced horsewoman Nikki Tate takes the…

The Racehorse: A Veterinary Manual

The Racehorse: A Veterinary Manual Written by one of the UK’s leading equine veterinary practitioners, this textbook is dedicated wholly to the veterinary management of the racehorse. The Racehorse: A Veterinary Manual brings together all the major orthopaedic and non-orthopaedic conditions likely to be encountered in racehorse practice and concisely…

Keeneland Race Course

Keeneland Race Course Since 1936, Keeneland Race Course in Lexington, Kentucky, has represented the gentility and excitement of Thoroughbred horse racing. To central Kentuckians, it is an enduring part of their culture and a fun place for all generations. For horsemen from all over the world, Keeneland is also an…