Month: October 2014

Steeplechase Weekend

It’s the end of October, which means it is time for the annual fall Steeplechase at Ford Conger Field. The Aiken Steeplechase Association puts on two steeplechases; one in the spring and one in the fall. The spring steeplechase, part…

THOROUGHBRED CHAMPION CIGAR DIES FOLLOWING SURGERY

Cigar in the pasture

The following is a news release from the Kentucky Horse Park: Kentucky Horse Park Mourns Loss of Incomparable, Invincible, ‘Unbeatable’ Horse  LEXINGTON, Ky. (Oct. 8, 2014) – Thoroughbred champion Cigar died last evening, Wednesday, Oct. 7, at Rood and Riddle Equine…