MD-Based Trainer H. Graham Motion A Finalist For Horse Racing Hall Of FameH. Graham Motion, a Maryland-based trainer and winner of more than 2,500 races, is a finalist for the National Museum of Racing's Hall of Fame, the organization announced Wednesday.
MD-Bred Knicks Go Named Horse Of The Year At Eclipse AwardsTwo Maryland-breds, Knicks Go and Aloha West, are finalists for horse racing's Eclipse Awards, with Knicks Go a favorite to win Horse of the Year, one of the highest honors in the sport.
Laurel Park Cancels Monday Card Due To 'Lingering Effects' Of Winter WeatherLive racing at Laurel Park is canceled Monday due to the "lingering effects" of the winter storm that brought snow and freezing rain to the region, the Maryland Jockey Club said.
Maryland Jockey Club Cancels Live Racing At Laurel Park This WeekendLive racing at Laurel Park is cancelled Saturday and Sunday due to the inclement weather, the Maryland Jockey Club tweeted Friday.
Horse Racing To Resume At Laurel Park After Suspension To Address Fatal InjuriesCommission member Dr. Tom Bowman laid out some procedural changes to the commission, which includes regularly reporting track conditions.
Animal Rights Activists Protest Outside Laurel Park After Multiple Horse DeathsA group of activists spent Saturday afternoon protesting outside of Laurel Park. The group Horseracing Wrongs is calling for help nationwide.
Maryland Horse Racing Regulators Question Laurel Park Executives After 8 Horses Die In 2 Months; Track To Remain Closed To RacingThe Maryland Jockey Club said in a statement they are focused on safety and the track will remain closed.
Laurel Park Cancels Racing This Weekend In Wake Of Reported Horse FatalitiesThe announcement comes one day after Thoroughbred Daily News reported seven horses have died on the track since Nov. 6.
Hello Beautiful Looks To Join Elite Company With Third Maryland Million Day WinWith a win at Saturday's Maryland Million Day, 4-year-old filly Hello Beautiful would join some elite company in the state's horse racing history.
With Key Equestrian Events Scheduled, October Is Declared 'Maryland Horse Month'With the Maryland 5-Star, Capital Challenge Horse Show and Jim McKay Maryland Million Day all on the calendar, Gov. Larry Hogan declared October as "Maryland Horse Month," the Maryland Department of Agriculture said.
Local Company Gets Contract To Create Redevelopment Plans For Pimlico, Laurel ParkThe Maryland Stadium Authority has awarded a contract to a local company to come up with plans to redevelop both Pimlico and Laurel Park.
Horse Racing Returns To Laurel Park After Coronavirus-Related HiatusAfter two-and-a-half months, horses took to the tracks at Laurel Park this weekend, marking the return of horse racing in the state after the coronavirus led to its temporary shutdown.
Laurel Park To Resume Live Horse Racing This WeekendLive horse racing can resume starting this weekend, the Maryland Jockey Club announced Thursday.
Bill Approving Redevelopment At Pimlico Race Course, Laurel Park Becomes Law Without Gov. Hogan's SignatureA Maryland Senate bill that will help redevelop Pimlico Race Course, Laural Park and create the Bowie Race Course and Training Center was approved today without the governor's signature.
Coronavirus Closings: Live Racing Paused At Laurel Park, Rosecroft RacewayDue to the coronavirus, live racing at Laurel Park and Rosecroft Raceway has been paused, the Maryland Jockey Club said Friday morning.