Posted Thursday, February 2, 2023
Chip Gehrke offers his final thoughts on the 2022 Eclipse Awards – plus a new lineup for 2023.
Posted Wednesday, December 28, 2022
After an eventful year in horse racing, find out how this Eclipse Awards voter cast his ballot.
Posted Thursday, December 22, 2022
Taiba closes out 2022 in the Malibu. Would the win be enough for an Eclipse?
Posted Thursday, December 8, 2022
1 Eclipse Award remains subject to debate as the year winds down.
Posted Thursday, December 1, 2022
Regal Glory can gain support for the turf female Eclipse with a win in the Matriarch.
Posted Thursday, November 24, 2022
Who's on top – plus some of the many horses who deserve our thanks.
Posted Thursday, November 17, 2022
This season is unique in that all but one divisional Eclipse appears to be wrapped up.
Posted Thursday, November 10, 2022
Flightline, Life Is Good put on quite a show in the Breeders' Cup Classic.
Posted Thursday, November 3, 2022
How much has Clairiere been forgotten these past few months? Well, if you just landed here from another planet and happened to be a horse racing fan you would read all about how the Breeders’ Cup Distaff is a two-horse race between the top 3-year-old filly, Nest, and her stablemate Malathaat.
Posted Thursday, October 27, 2022
3 top contenders for champion female turf horse will all run in different Breeders' Cup races.
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Meet Chip Gehrke

Chip Gehrke has been with Horse Racing Nation since 2015 and currently serves as a Featured Writer. Based outside of Chicago, Chip used to frequent the press box many weekends during the Arlington Park meets. The On The Air With Dr. Derby name originates from his many local sports radio show appearances as an on-air racing expert. 

In 2017, Chip was chosen to be a member of the National Turf Writers and Broadcasters Association. As a part of the NTWAB, Chip became a voter for the year-end Eclipse Awards, something he takes very seriously. Some of Chip's favorite writings from the last couple of years is the best way to get to know him.

 The Loss of Medina Spirit

California Chrome in Rarified Air

Cigar and the Pacific Classic

Spending Time With Game on Dude

Go For Wand: Gone But Not Forgotten

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