Monthly Archives: June 2009

WAVY ON THE GRAND SLAM OF GRASS

DA HOSS AND HIS SECOND AMAZING BREEDERS CUP MILE

The Da Hoss stakes at Colonial Downs reminded the Blood-Horse’s Steve Haskins about the talented gelding’s second Breeders Cup Mile victory which came two years after the first with just one race (at Colonial Downs) as a prep…

It’s well worth the read as it remains one of the most amazing feats in Breeders Cup history. When Hawksley Hill catches Da Hoss in the stretch and puts his head in front, you figure he’s beaten…but, no…

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COLONIAL TURF CUP VIDEO

SATURDAY IS 25 CENT DAY AT COLONIAL DOWNS

Colonial Downs’ popular Fan Appreciation Day is early in the season this year – Saturday June 13th. They are opening early at 11 AM to accommodate fans. Ten races are scheduled to run from 12:55 PM – 5:15 PM including the $50,000 Daniel Van Clief Stakes.
General admission and Colonial Downs Race programs are 25 cents each! Hot dogs, chips and soft drinks are 25 cents each and to keep lines moving smoothly, transactions in our giant Fan Appreciation tent… Continue reading