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Thoroughbred

Thoroughbred is a breed of horse best known for flat racing but can also be bred for other forms of competition such as hurdling, polo, steeplechasing, or even show jumping. You will find all manner of questions on these amazing horses and their various disciplines.

3,506 Questions

Is makybe diva still alive?

yes she is alive and well,she lives at her owners property in geelong new zealand

Is a thoroughbred race horse a filigree?

Whether or not a thoroughbred race horse a filigree is a matter of opinion. Filigree means delicute or fanciful and whether or not that is how you describe a racehorse is up to you.

Can you give me a list of famous thoroughbreds?

Below is a list of some of the world's most famous thoroughbred

racehorses in flat racing. The list is not comprehensive but does

include a large number of famous thoroughbred racehorses.

Affirmed

All Along

Alydar

Blushing Groom

Brigadier Gerard

Canonero II

Carbine

Cigar

Citation

Colin

Count Fleet

Dalakhani

Darshaan

Daylami

Dr. Fager

Duke of Magenta

Equipoise

Exceller

Forego

Gallant Fox

John Henry

Kelso

Kincsem

Kingston Town

Lammtarra

Manikato

Man O' War

Miesque

Might and Power

Mill Reef

Native Dancer

Nijinsky II

Northern Dancer

Northerly

Omaha

Peintre Célèbre

Phar Lap

Real Quiet

Ribot

Risen Star

Riva Ridge

Round Table

Ribot

Ruffian

Seabiscuit

Seattle Slew

Secretariat

Shergar

Sinndar

Sir Barton

Smarty Jones

Spectacular Bid

Sunline

Tim Tam

The Minstrel

Tom Rolfe

Tulloch

War Admiral

Whirlaway

I got this of the Internet ( i hate horse racing by the way it is so cruel)

What jockey has won the most horse races?

I think Willie Shumaker holds the record for most wins. Not only was he a brilliant jockey but he had one of the longest careers in history. It's a dangerous line of work and most leave the profession much sooner than Willie did. Many can't continue to ride due to injuries sustained from their riding fractious Thoroughbreds at breakneck speeds.

What race number is the Kentucky Derby?

A normal race day at Churchill Downs has about 11 races. On Derby day, the card has 13 races. The Kentucky Derby is race number 11.

How fast did Seabiscuit run?

In Seabiscuit's career he broke 13 track records but I could find only one of those which happened to be the Match Race at Pimlico in Baltimore. Owners Howard and Riddle agreed to 1 3/16 mile race. At the 1 mile marker the Biscuit clocked in at 1:36 4/5, a second faster than the standing track record. The additional 3/16 at the finish line his time was 1:56 3/5.

Why Seabiscuit did not run the Triple Crown?

The Kentucky Derby, the first race of the Triple Crown is just for 3 year olds. At the time that Seabiscuit was a 3 year old he was disappointing his trainers which would eventually lead him to be sold for the bottom price of several thousand dollars.When he was sole the new buyers bought him a companion named Pumpkin and his jockey was Red Paulard.Seabiscuit and Red were a toast and jam match.

How old can a racehorse get to be?

racehorses normally get to be 25 to 30 years old

What horse won the most recent Kentucky Derby?

I'll Have Another won the 2012 Derby.

Animal Kingdom won the 2011 Derby.

What is the length of a Horse Racetrack Circuit?

Most North American tracks are about one mile and a half. Some are one mile, others a mile and a quarter. The most I've seen is a mile and a half (minus the shoot). Or maybe a mile and three quarters.

Where is Winning Colors the Race Horse now?

Answer

Winning Colors (born 1985) is an American Hall of Fame Champion Thoroughbred racehorse and one of only three fillies to ever win the Kentucky Derby.

It appears that she maybe in foal in Ky according to http://www.pedigreequery.com/winning+colors

In foal to Mr. Greeley for '07.

Euthanized February 17th, 2008 from complications of colic at the age of 23. Buried in the Greentree Farm cemetery, a division of Gainesway Farm in Lexington, Kentucky.

What does the OD off mean in 1998 explorer?

The O/D off light comes on in your gauge cluster if the overdrive for your transmission has been turned off. The switch that controls your overdrive (able/ disable) feature is on the end of your transmission gear selector lever (Park/reverse/ neutral etc) Just push the switch to allow overdrive or the next time the Explorer is shut off and then started, it normally allows the overdrive feature .

Where will Barbaro be buried?

Barbaro was cremated shortly after he was euthanized. It is still unclear where his ashes will reside. Some options include the Kentucky Derby Museum located on the grounds of Churchill Downs, the scene of his greatest moment of glory at the Kentucky Derby, the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, Ky., and the Jacksons' Lael Farm, just a few miles away from the University of Pennsylvania's New Bolton Center.

Did Russell Baze ever win a Breeder's Cup race?

Yes. Russell Baze has won several Breeders' Cup events.

  • 1991 - Bed O' Roses Breeders' Cup Handicap
  • 2002 - Bay Meadows Breeders' Cup Sprint
  • 2006 - Aristides Breeders' Cup Stakes
  • 2008 - Azalea Breeders' Cup Stakes
  • 2010 - San Francisco Breeders' Cup Mile