THE RACING BIZ: VA DERBY CONTENDERS LOOK TO THE FUTURE

BizJuly162013Original post by Nick Hahn on Jul 15, 2013 in BreakingTop StoriesVirginiaVirginia Racing

by Nick Hahn

The third time at Colonial Downs was the charm in the Virginia Derby for Ken McPeek, the trainer of winning three-year old colt War Dancer. As the sun set on Saturday night, McPeek stood in the winner’s circle, answering questions on the triumph and touting the Horse Races Now mobile application he developed. McPeek had brought his talented three-year old Prince Arch to Colonial Downs in 2004 only to find Artie Schiller and Kitten’s Joy in the field and run third. In 2008, he brought Old Man Buck and only beat one horse.

This time it was different.

To read the retst of Nick’s post, click here.

Visits: 6

No comments yet... Be the first to leave a reply!

Leave a Reply

%d bloggers like this: