For the better part of the last two hundred years, if you wanted to take out a wager on your favourite horse, it almost always meant going down to the track and chatting to one of the bookies that had… Continue Reading
One of the most common complaints about the betting industry is that it’s an easy way to lose a lot of money in a short amount of time. There is certainly some truth to this statement, but often not exactly… Continue Reading
Racing horses tend to live lives that are quite different to recreational or pet horses. A typical racing horse that will be taking part in professional events will spend a significant amount of their early lives learning how to run… Continue Reading
Humans domesticated horses thousands of years ago, and thanks to many generations of selective breeding, we’ve created entirely new breeds for specific purposes. While many of these breeds no longer really serve the purposes that we bred them for, some… Continue Reading
Horse racing as we know it today has a rich and storied history.
Horse racing is enjoyed for many reasons. There’s nothing quite like the excitement of a riveting day at the races and betting on your favourite to win an event.
Backing the ultimate underdog can yield life-changing dividends. And especially so when you’re betting on the crown jewel of horse racing, the Kentucky Derby.
Betting on the races has been an enjoyable pastime for nearly as long as what horses have been running.
We’re often enamoured with the incredible victories that can be found in the history of world horse racing. These are horses that were able to take the win against all the odds, making themselves legendary among fans of the sport,… Continue Reading
There’s usually a lot of focus on the horses that take place in professional racing events, while secondary focus generally goes to the jockeys. But neither of these would be able to make international headlines without adequate training, which is… Continue Reading