Horse racing: China 'a sleeping giant' in Australia's multi-million-dollar thoroughbred industry – ABC Online

Posted September 20, 2017 13:18:49 Photo: There are already two or three major studs set up in Australia owned by Hong Kong Chinese. (ABC Newcastle: Robert Virtue) China’s growing interest in Australia’s thoroughbred horse racing sector bodes well for the local industry, a breeding expert says. About half of all thoroughbred horses born in Australia […]

Powerboat Championship racing to Lake Hopatcong – Daily Record

Powerboat Championship racing to Lake Hopatcong – Daily Record

CLOSE Mild weather brought out hundreds to the 8th Annual Leap in the Lake sponsored by the Lake Hopatcong Elks #782 for Our Special Kids at Hopatcong State Park. Video by Bob Karp Grand Prix this weekend on the lake A boat races in the 2016 Lake Hopatcong Grand Prix.(Photo: Courtesy of Lake Hopatcong Grand […]

Coopers starting new racing dynasty of a different kind – Racing Post

Daniel Cooper plans to follow in the footsteps of his uncle Andrew Edward Whitaker Sons and daughters usually follow fathers in forming British racing dynasties, but Daniel Cooper is taking a lead from his uncle, Andrew Cooper, Jockey Club Racecourses’ head of racing and clerk of the course at Epsom and Sandown. Daniel, 24, who […]

The Task of Keeping F1 Racing Honest, and Safe – New York Times

Sometimes, what the inspectors find can affect the race. After the 2011 Australian Grand Prix, both Sauber cars were disqualified when scrutineers found that the curvature of the rear wings was outside the parameters set in that year’s technical regulations. It was a manufacturing error that cost the team points. And in 2014, Daniel Ricciardo […]

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