Jockey Ferrin Peterson is moving her tack to Aqueduct for the fall meet – find out about her unconventional route to the jockeys’ room.
The remainder of Aqueduct’s winter-spring meet has been abandoned with the racetrack set to serve as a temporary hospital during the coronavirus crisis.
Belmont-based trainer Rob Atras has an unofficial head of security – in the shape of barn mascot Gilbert the Goat.
Raceday Lasix will be prohibited when two-year-old races start in New York in April as a new era of medication reform is ushered in.
Reigning Eclipse Award-winning jockey Irad Ortiz has announced that he is to stop riding during the coronavirus pandemic.
Gander, a standing dish on the New York racing circuit for several years, is enjoying his retirement aged 24.
After a reported stalling in contract negotiations, Larry Collmus is to be replaced by John Imbriale as the voice of NYRA at Aqueduct, Belmont and Saratoga.