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American Pharoah: Memories of a Magical Belmont

By Noah Joseph With another Triple Crown bid on the line this Saturday, the fourth this decade, it’s hard to not think of American Pharoah‘s Triple Crown success. As he became the first horse to win the Triple Crown in 37 years, millions celebrated, not just at Belmont, but at tracks across the country. Canterbury […]

If Wishes Were Horses…

American Pharoah

By Noah Joseph It’s hard to believe that only two years ago, American Pharoah captured the heart of the racing world ending a 37 year drought to win the Triple Crown. It was a time of great joy for all involved, whether it was a person in the racing business or just a typical fan. […]

American Pharoah’s Road plus news and notes

Two roads diverged in a wood, and I- I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the difference. – Robert Frost “The Road Not Taken”   The Haskell Invitational at Monmouth Park on August 2 marked the highly anticipated return of American Pharoah.  The Triple Crown champion did not disappoint, as […]

The Thrill of Victory

“To see this horse finally do something–for a while I was starting to think maybe it’s never going to happen.  It’s changed, it’s too tough–maybe it’s the breed.  It’s not the breed.  You just have to wait for these superior horses to come around.  They don’t come around that often.” – Bob Baffert, trainer of […]

Will He or Won’t He?

Can American Pharoah win The Belmont Stakes and sweep the Triple Crown? Kendall Mark finds out at Canterbury Park. [youtube]   Be at Canterbury Park June 6 for The Belmont Block Party!

Can Baffert Be Beat in Kentucky Derby 2015?

By @MizPostParade On Saturday, the 141st running of the Kentucky Derby will take place, and this handicapper agrees with the masses.  There are two horses that have legitimate shots to win the Kentucky Derby and there are reasons to jump on the bandwagon for both of them.  One thing is clear:  It’s good to be […]