Tag: Thoroughbreds

Thirty-Five Horses in Aiken Trials, 2016 Edition

The Aiken Trials, Aiken’s day of racing for young Thoroughbreds, will have 35 entrants and six full races this year. This will include three races for 2-year-old maidens, two for 3-year-old maidens, and the featured City of Aiken Trophy for winners,…

Thoroughbreds For All

Saratoga Puts Heart in its Work by LA Pomeroy, Photography by Megan Stapley Possibly the only thing bigger than the noble heart of a Thoroughbred racehorse is the degree of heart – and soul – that Steuart Pittman and his…

Docent Trainings at the Aiken Thoroughbred Racing Hall of Fame

Pete Bostwick steeplechaser Oedipus

If you love Thoroughbreds, history and Aiken, here is your chance to share that love by becoming a docent at the Aiken Thoroughbred Racing Hall of Fame and Museum. The City of Aiken Parks, Recreation and Tourism Department, which runs…