Open to all sites promoting or sponsoring horseracing in Asia.There is currently no description created for this category.
Open to all sites specifically designed to promote or sponsor information on the racing breeds.There is currently no description created for this category.
Open to all e-mail and discussion groups, forums, and internet communities focused on the sport of horseracing.There is currently no description created for this category.
Open to all sites specifically devoted to the famous racehorses of flat, harness, and steeplechasing fame.There is currently no description created for this category.
Open to all sites providing information on racing jockeys.There is currently no description created for this category.
Open to all on-line news and media sites that offer instant news and/or video/audio streaming of races.There is currently no description created for this category.
This category is for sites promoting racehorse syndicates and share ownership schemes.Racehorses are often owned in partnership or by syndicates of owners, allowing people with an interest in racing to share the excitement of 'owning' a racehorse at an affordable price.
Open to all sites pertaining to Quarter Mile racing.Sprint racing, also known as Quarter Mile Racing, is generally the domain of the American Quarter Horse, but is also enjoyed by other breeds as well. Short distance racing originated in North America shortly after the founding of Jamestown in 1607, but was deemed "less acceptable" to the morals of the colonists than harness racing, and was only enjoyed on the fringes of society. As America pushed west, however, sprint racing returned to the forefront, and today is a highly popular sport eclipsed only by Thoroughbred flat racing. Quarter Mile racing is generally found in the mid-west and western US.
Open to all sites that provide general information on horseracing in Europe.General information relating to horseracing in specific regions throughout the world.
Open to all sites offering directories or on-line links to Racehorse stallions and/or pedigree searches. Sites concerning tipping and betting services do not belong here. Please submit those sites to: Games: Gambling: Sports: Racing: Horse_Racing: Tipping_Services_and_Handicapping_Software Please submit only sites with an English language text. Non-English language sites should be submitted to their appropriate subcategories in the World section of the Open Directory Project.There is currently no description created for this category.
Open to all sites promoting, sponsoring, or providing exclusive information on the sport of Steeplechasing.The name "steeplechasing" came from the quaint custom of horsemen (and ladies, when so inclined) to challenge one another to a race, often selecting the most notable and identifiable landscape feature - usually a far away church steeple - as the finish line. These impromptu races often took the form of a deadout run straight cross-country, hurtling every obstacle in the way - including hedges, walls, brush, livestock, and irate farmers - much to the exhilaration of the riders and whatever spectators happened to be standing within view.
In its more modern form, this delightful sport still involves a blistering gallop over fences and brush, however it now takes on far tamer turf, and is generally found in the company of "the finer set" who dress to the nines for the occasion, dragging out the china, silver and caviar for an appropriate "tailgate picnic" while ostensively viewing the galloping field from the vantage point of an enclosed paddock or a gentle, well-groomed hillside.
Among the more famous steeplechases are Ascot (which is known for not only for its astounding ability to encourage the most ostentatious ladies hats imaginable, but also played a delightful and memorable part in the movie My Fair Lady), The Grand National (another which found its way to the silver screen, launching a young Elizabeth Taylor to Hollywood stardom in the movie National Velvet), and The Maryland Hunt Cup (an American institution that proudly boasts a heritage predating the Revolutionary War).
Please include City, State or Province or Region, and Country (without abbreviations).This category contains links related to horse racing tracks or racecourses from around the world.
Open to all racing stables, trainers, and training facilities that offer racehorse training services. Please submit only sites with an English language text. Non-English language sites should be submitted to their appropriate categories in the World section of the Open Directory Project.There is currently no description created for this category.
Open to all Web Rings hosting horseracing sites.There is currently no description created for this category.