Tag: Churchill Downs
In the waning moments of a Black Friday afternoon, one horse was clearly in the lead, rolling with the nine-horse field in the turn for home and looking toward the finish line of the 139th running of the $500,000-added Clark Handicap presented by Norton Healthcare.
This weekend’s renewal of the Breeders’ Cup World Championships at Santa Anita offers plenty of firepower – nine previous Breeders’ Cup winners and reigning Horse of the Year Wise Dan will be among those competing in the 14 races – and lots of fine wagering opportunities.
The 7th Annual “Ladies Day at the Races,” sponsored by Calospa on Sept. 27, is the biggest annual fundraiser for the Backside Learning Center which is an education and resource center that serves hundreds of workers on the backside of the track at Churchill Downs.
Churchill Downs kicked off its summer series of Downs After Dark Presented by Stella Artois and Finlandia Vodka with The White Party on June 15 at the historic racetrack.