Thoughtful article on the state of thoroughbred racing today.
Horse racing is failing its people – Farmington Daily Times
Recent media exposure on the “issues” in the sport of racing have caused a ripple effect, both in the executive offices and the backstretches of tracks across America.
While no particular faction wants to publicly hold another accountable as to sport’s declining popularity or the enmity toward it, there is overwhelming evidence the sport is as divided as ever and showing no signs of coming to any sort of mutual agreement to help save it from itself.
Regardless who’s to blame — and in spite of the fact the fixes are clear — the fans are who will ultimately decide the fate of the sport of kings.