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Just horsing around: CSRA's roots in the equine industry run deep

...specialize in rider training. CITIES SUCH AS Louisville, Ky., and Santa Anita, Calif., are hotbeds for thoroughbred horse racing. Palm Beach, Fla., is known for its polo, and Weatherford, Texas, is the center for cutting horses.However...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-12-20/just-horsing-aro
First bills filed for Ga. legislature range from pot to sexual abuse to college athletics

ATLANTA -- Marijuana, horse racing, driving with cellphones, child sexual abuse, the minimum wage...amendment filed so far in the House, would legalize wagering on horse racing. It's another attempt by Rep. Harry Geisinger, R-Roswell...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-12-04/first-bills-filed-ga-leg
Overtime

...third.American Mikaela Shiffrin held the lead for a little while after a fast final run before winding up sixth. Horse Racing'Chrome' takes Hollywood DerbyIn Del Mar, Calif., Kentucky Derby and Preak ness winner California Chrome won the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-11-29/overtime
Eater's Triple Crown (Halloween-Thanksgiving-Christmas) is just winter survival - so relax

...filling.? Dave Barry I trust you all survived Thursday and the second leg of the Eater's Triple Crown.Yes, just as horse racing gives us the Derby-Preakness-Belmont in late spring, late fall provides Halloween-Thanksgiving-Christmas to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-27/eaters-triple-crown-hallowee
Betting prohibition in New Jersey must stay

A federal judge ruled Friday night that New Jersey cannot partially lift a prohibition on sports betting in an effort to boost the state's struggling horse racing and casino industries.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-11-21/betting-prohibition-new-jersey-mu
Rowing, horse racing and boxing events on calendar

With rowing, horse racing and boxing events on today's calendar, there's plenty to do in the Aiken-Augusta area.The 31st annual Augusta Invitational...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-03-14/rowing-horse-racing-
Georgia horse-racing supporters see hope down the stretch

...of expanding legalized gambling to include betting on horse racing and casinos see signs their long odds could pay off...2002 as a Democrat, became a member of the Georgia Horse Racing Committee during a meeting on the eve of the legislative...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-01-20/georgia-horse-racing-sup
Timothy Peters ends drought with first Truck victory of the season

...two-lap sprint to the finish at Talladega Super speedway.Peters ended a 22-race winless drought with the win for Red Horse Racing. It was his eighth career victory, but first at Talladega and first since last season at Las Vegas Motor Speedway...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-10-18/timothy-peters-ends-drough
California Chrome, undefeated Shared Belief to meet in $5 million Breeders' Cup Classic

...will saddle California Chrome, who finished fourth in the Belmont behind winner Tonalist in losing his bid to become horse racing's first Triple Crown winner in 36 years. After an extended break, Chrome returned to racing in the Pennsylvania...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-10-22/california-chrome-undefeated-shar
Trainer Doug O'Neill banned from Breeders' Cup after one of his horses fails drug test

...love and do not wish for my suspension to do any more harm than it has already done."A spokesman said the California Horse Racing Board is aware of the New York ruling involving O'Neill and is investigating the matter. A Breeders' Cup spokesman...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-10-03/trainer-doug-oneill-banned-breede