Hoof Beats November 2018

Features

Packing a Powerful Punch
Six Pack and Åke Svanstedt score in a scorching 1:49.1 in the 126th Kentucky Futurity
by Kimberly French with photos by Mark Hall

 

 

From Tragedy to Triumph
Ontario trainer Ben Wallace has bounced back from brutal barn fire
by Rich Fisher

 

 

 

Cast Your Vote
Who are the sport’s greatest champions?
by Dean A. Hoffman

 


Stories

Profile: Fox Valley Gemini
Hometown Hero Fox Valley Gemini’s exploits attract attention to Illinois harness racing
by Neil Milbert

Profile: The Nasons
Family Tradition The Nasons inherited a love for harness racing through three generations
by Robert Temple

Life After Racing
Modern Marvel World champion Market Share continues winning beyond the track
by Winnie Morgan Nemeth

Horse Care
It’s All in the Genes Innovative DNA therapy may be a medical breakthrough for treating lameness by Kimberly French

Equine Clinic
Along Came a Spider A Gift For You recovers from a nearly fatal insect bite for special season
by Kimberly French

Shoeing News
Throw Out the Playbook There is no easy answer when horses hit their knees
by Steve Stanley


Voices

Director’s Chair
Power to Prosper Mechanisms must be developed for harness racing to persist and expand
by Ivan Axelrod

Under Wraps

Feed or Forage? Turn-out time has advantages mentally and physically
by Tim Bojarski

Trot Lines

Ninety Seconds It takes a year of preparation for that short moment in the sale ring
by Bob Marks

Mutuel Feeling

Interpreting Race Lines Removing old-school factors to receive an ‘edge’
by Frank Cotolo

The Statistical Edge
Betting off a Break Opportunities remain even when your favored horse is a breaker

by Bob Gardner


In Every Issue

First Over

Starting Lines

Here They Come

In Memoriam

Horsemen’s Shop

Advertisers’ Index

Photo Finish

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