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Sports Event Bucket List

  • Attend a super bowl with New England Patriots in the finals

Being a Patriots fan, I still have yet to attended one of there football games, but this was because I lived in a household with a bunch of New York Giants fans. 306 more words

Horsing Around

Summers in my heyday included weekend trips to Lake George, sunbathing in Grafton Park, and the much-anticipated Saratoga Racing Season.

Spending the afternoon at the flat track wasn’t just a day at the races; it was an event. 940 more words


Triple Crown Racing

The finale of the Triple Crown is coming up on Saturday June 6th, with American Pharoah the most likely looking contender to take all three race titles in 37 years. 196 more words


Today in History: Kentucky Derby


Today in History: Kentucky Derby
140 years ago today, on May 17, 1875, a cheering crowd of 10,000 people watched the horse, Aristides, a Thoroughbred named after an ancient Greek general, and his rider, Oliver Lewis, cross the finish line to win the first ever Kentucky Derby. 28 more words

Vintage Posters

Weekly Wrap 11 - 17 May 2015

Obviously not my best week.  Based on previous figures, these bad runs will happen, but they will be overcome by good results later in the year.   289 more words


#CiaratogaPicks: 2015 @PreaknessStakes 

The Run For The Black Eyed Susan awaits! Will American Pharoah and Victor Espinoza cross the finish line for their 6th consectuive win today and bring us one step closer to a Triple Crown? 259 more words


Lockinge Stakes (Group 1)

The first clash in England of the older generation at top-level.

It’s not vintage, yet. The field is led by last years Guineas winner Night Of Thunder who hasn’t won since. 357 more words

Pattern Racing