Thoroughbred fest to celebrate music, arts in Aiken

A new kind of festival is coming to Aiken this weekend.The Thoroughbred Music and Arts Festival (named for Aiken's horse history) will feature a long list of musical artists with a variety of styles...

Saratoga Race Course gears up for 147th Travers Stakes, possible American Pharoah entry

...Pharoah running in the Travers Stakes has raised the level of excitement heading into Friday's opening of the 147th summer of thoroughbred racing at historic Saratoga Race Course.Owner Ahmed Zayat and Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert have not ruled American...

Guidelines must be followed when naming a thoroughbred

...LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Coming up with a clever name for a thoroughbred can be a challenge ? and not just creatively.While...on a birth certificate and are done, registering a thoroughbred foal is not so easy.Owners can submit up to six...

Baston is brightest star in Thoroughbred Classic

...player in the opening round of the Thoroughbred Classic was Sharon Baston. The sophomore...event. "I've already packed." Thoroughbred guard Eric Toole is the reigning MVP...week. "We've got to defend it (Thoroughbred title)," Toole said. "We've...

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Trainer Al Darlington set to join Aiken Thoroughbred Racing Hall of Fame and Museum

...Farm, he knew he was surrounded by thoroughbred racing royalty.Woody Stephens, Buddy...and he will be honored by the Aiken Thoroughbred Racing Hall of Fame and Museum...asked to do a weekly radio show about thoroughbred racing. He immediately called on Darlington...

Famed thoroughbred owner Lewis dies at 81

LOS ANGELES - Bob Lewis, one of thoroughbred racing's most popular owners who came close to winning...said D. G. Van Clief, commissioner of the National Thoroughbred Racing Association and president of the Breeders' Cup...

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Rare white thoroughbred being prepared for debut at Churchill

...2-year-old is pure white -- making her only the ninth white thoroughbred registered with the Jockey Club. "I think she's a celebrity...great-grandmother, White Beauty, became the first white thoroughbred registered with the Jockey Club. Rosenthal didn't own...

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Wren wins Lady Thoroughbred

...Preview earlier this month, captured the title at the Lady Thoroughbred Classic at Woodside Country Club in Aiken on Monday.Wren's...of the GISA's top cross country meets.Girls GolfLady Thoroughbred Classic at Woodside Country ClubPar 72Team resultsWren 309...

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S. Aiken sweeps Thoroughbred Classic

AIKEN -- The Thoroughbred Classic basketball tournament turned out to be just that for South...got some improvement in order to compete in our region." The Thoroughbred boys are also off to a blazing start, improving to 6-1 with...

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Equestrian legacy celebrated at Aiken Thoroughbred Hall of Fame and Museum

The Aiken Thoroughbred Hall of Fame and Museum is a treasure within a treasure.The museum...include a display on the contributions of black trainers to Aiken's thoroughbred industry and the Bost wick Room, dedicated to famed polo star G...