Jonathan Sheppard talks about Blue Grass Stakes contender Ever So Lucky and discusses his philosophy on training
Team Valor CEO Barry Irwin joins Mike & Jude on the Equine Forum to talk about Blue Grass contender Howe Great and Vinery Spiral winner Went the Day Well
By Jude “Pontiff of the Pick Four” Feld
The 2012 Resorts World Casino New York Wood Memorial (G1) and Santa Anita Derby (G1) were run within 15 minutes of one another. The results of both were far from the shocker provided by 99-1 shot Hero of Order in the Louisiana Derby (G2) the week before. Read more
Series of broadcasts will include Grade 1 Arkansas Derby and Grade 2 Charles Town Classic
Horse Racing Radio Network (HRRN), the Eclipse Award-winning broadcast organization based in Lexington, KY, announced Tuesday, a series of four live Blue Grass Stakes week broadcasts beginning Thursday, April 12th. HRRN will provide exclusive on-site coverage of the Grade 1 Vinery Madison from 4:30-5:00 ET on Thursday, followed by the Makers 46 Mile on Friday beginning at 5:00 ET.
HRRN’s full slate of Saturday broadcasts kicks off with a special Blue Grass Stakes edition of their popular Equine Forum show hosted live from Keeneland. The Equine Forum airs weekly from 8:00-10:00 a.m. ET on 96.1 FM in Lexington, KY and streamed live on the HRRN website, www.horseracingradio.net. HRRN then returns Saturday afternoon with a 2-hour broadcast of the Toyota Blue Grass Stakes (G1) and Arkansas Derby (G1) from 5:00-7:00 ET. In addition to the major Derby preps, coverage will include the Commonwealth (G2) and Jenny Wiley (G1).
Live race coverage continues Saturday night on HRRN with an exclusive two-hour broadcast of the Charles Town Classic (G2) from 9:00-11:00 ET.
The Blue Grass Stakes and Charles Town Classic broadcasts can be heard nationwide on Sirius channel 93 as well as on select HRRN affiliates. All HRRN broadcasts will also be streamed live on the HRRN website, www.horseracingradio.net. A complete HRRN schedule along with a listing of affiliates for each broadcast and streaming information is available on the HRRN site.
Mike Penna will anchor the HRRN coverage along with analysts Jude Feld and Sean Clancy.
Listen to today’s special Santa Anita Derby edition of the Equine Forum on HRRN. Hosts Mike Penna & Jude Feld broadcast live from Santa Anita and visit with special guests: Jockey Joel Rosario, trainer Doug O’Neill, Ed DeRosa from BRIS, Erich Zimney from Charlestown, SA racing secretary Rich Hammerle and Jennie Rees from the Louisville Courier-Journal.
Santa Anita leading rider Joel Rosario talks about Creative Cause & his background growing up in the Dominican Republic on HRRN’s Equine Forum
The story of Florida Derby winner Take Charge Indy. Listen to this vignette aired live on HRRN’s Florida Derby coverage.
By Art Parker
(Reprinted with permission from our friends at A Game of Skill)
Keeneland Spring and Fall (past 4 meets)
It is a sensible and accepted practice to review historical data before making investments. If you ever purchased shares of a mutual fund from a securities representative, you were probably drowned with information about the great past performance of the fund, which is the best weapon the representative has to sell you on the quality of the investment. Naturally, among all of the investment warnings and small legal fine print, you are warned that past performance is no guarantee of future performance.
By Eclipse Award-Winning Writer Sean Clancy, St Publishing
A quick jaunt to Florida for HRRN¹s coverage of the Florida Derby and Dubai World Cup, abandoning the Carolina Cup and my family for the weekend. So much happened, so much to remember, so much to forget, so much to contemplate, so much to shake your head and wonder why. Read more
Horse Racing Radio Network (HRRN), the Eclipse Award-winning broadcast organization based in Lexington, KY, announced Wednesday they will broadcast live from Santa Anita Park this Saturday, with coverage of the Grade 1 Santa Anita Derby. HRRN’s two-hour broadcast begins at 4:00 ET and includes coverage of the Grade 1 Wood Memorial from Aqueduct as well as Keeneland’s Grade 1 Ashland Stakes.
Fans can tune-in on Sirius channel 92 as well as on select HRRN affiliates. The broadcast will also be streamed live on the HRRN website, www.horseracingradio.net. A complete HRRN schedule along with a listing of affiliates and streaming information is available on the HRRN site.
Mike Penna will anchor the HRRN coverage along with analyst Jude Feld.
In addition, HRRN will host a special edition of their popular Equine Forum show from Santa Anita on Saturday morning. The Equine Forum airs weekly from 8:00-10:00 a.m. ET on 96.1 FM in Lexington, KY and streamed live on the HRRN website, www.horseracingradio.net.