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  • La Coronel (5-1) leads them all the way in the Grade 1 Queen Elizabeth II Challenge Cup.Posted 5 days ago
  • Rubilinda (6-5) finds the wire just in time to take the Pebbles Stakes.Posted 5 days ago
  • Engage (1-2) rolls home from last to win the Grade 3 Futurity Stakes.Posted 5 days ago
  • Bolt d'Oro is the 12-1 favorite in the current Las Vegas line for Kentucky Derby 2018.Posted 9 days ago
  • Romantic Vision (6-1) takes the sloppy Spinster (G1) at Keeneland.Posted 11 days ago
  • Unique Bella (1-5) returns with a clear victory in the L. A. Woman (G3) at Santa Anita.Posted 11 days ago
  • Flameaway (5-1) wins a three-horse photo finish in the Dixiana Bourbon (G3) at a wet Keeneland.Posted 11 days ago
  • War Flag (9-1) wins the stretch battle in Belmont's Flower Bowl (G1).Posted 11 days ago
  • Separationofpowers (9-5) impresses in the Frizette at Belmont Park.Posted 11 days ago
  • Roy H (4-5) lives up to favoritism in the Grade 1 Santa Anita Sprint Championship.Posted 12 days ago
Breeders' Cup 2017


HRN Original Blog:
The Final Stride
Posted Sunday, August 27, 2017
From a $16,000 dollar horse becoming a millionaire, to an incredibly brave mare overcoming a deadly disease to prevail as a winner, there are so many reasons to be inspired at Saratoga!
Posted Wednesday, August 02, 2017
Ever wonder what it takes to become an exercise rider? The hottest exercise rider out there, Nick Bush, has the answers!
Posted Monday, June 12, 2017
Ever wonder what it takes to get a thoroughbred to the track for the first time? Relive my story about a very special orphan foal.
Posted Thursday, May 04, 2017
This could be the year for a Kentucky Derby longshot..
Posted Wednesday, April 05, 2017
Quickly approaching the anniversary of American Pharoah's Triple Crown win, it seems Arrogate has made many forget the ride American Pharoah took us on, just two short years ago.
Posted Thursday, March 09, 2017
Take a look at the top ten contenders on the unpredictable road to Kentucky Derby 2017, according to blogger Olivia Newman. A colt who cost just $16,000 as a yearling, tops the list!
Posted Wednesday, January 25, 2017
The three-year-old season has kicked off on the road to the Kentucky Derby, and here are one blogger's top ten picks.
Posted Monday, January 02, 2017
Classic Empire tops the list, but there are plenty of great candidates out there. Take a look at these twenty potential Kentucky Derby horses
Posted Saturday, November 05, 2016
Beholder will always be remembered by her class, talent, and heart of a champion.
Posted Thursday, November 03, 2016
With the strongest Juvenile field in years, who will prevail as the early Kentucky Derby favorite?
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Meet Olivia Newman


I am a lifelong horse owner. I grew up riding and competing in shows doing barrel racing, team penning, and draft horse competitions. My dad is also a horse lover and a great horsemen. He has taught me so much. He works with draft horses. My first horses were Belgians, and my first competition took place with Belgians as well.

I have always loved horses and tuned into racing, but it wasn't until Barbaro, that I really got hooked, and I haven't turned back since.  I have got to witness a lot of great moments in racing such as Rachel Alexandra winning the Woodward Stakes at Saratoga and American Pharoah winning the Triple Crown last year. Those are the two best races I have ever seen. Horse racing brings me a sense of happiness that nothing can compare to.  I fall in love with the horses, they inspire me. 

I am a member of TOBA and the NYTB. I have worked on several thoroughbred breeding farms in the upstate New York area. I love doing foal watch and sales prepping yearlings. My ultimate goal is to become a trainer. You can follow me on twitter @barbaroloverrr, like my page on facebook The Final Furlong and follow me on instagram The Final Stride. :)

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