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From Stately Affairs To Supertracks

POSTED: September 7, 2019

From Stately Affairs To Super-tracks By MB Kalinich    Jerome Park (1866), Rockingham (1906), Bowie (1914), Ak-Sar-ben (1919), Beulah (1923), Longacres (1933), Atlantic City (1946)...

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Colonial Downs and Virginia Racing History

POSTED: September 7, 2019

Since the early 18th century when horse thieves were punished by hanging, and winning purses came in the form of shillings or saddles, the competition...

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A Quick Saturday Stakes Recap

POSTED: September 1, 2019

Vasilika rallied late under Flavien Prat to win her second straight John Mabee Stakes (Grade 2) at Del Mar by a head bobbing nose over...

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Colonial Downs Reopening

POSTED: March 21, 2019

    Colonial Downs Reopening in August By Mary Dixon   On July 21, 2012, I drove 26 miles past Richmond, Va. to New Kent....

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