Month: December 2016

The Clydesdales are coming!

The iconic eight-horse hitch and Clyde the spotted dog will attend the 2017 Red Hills International Horse Trials March 10 and 11.  The horse drawn beer wagon and team will make a public appearance during the cross country phase of competition on Saturday making a two-mile journey through Elinor Klapp-Phipps Park. Here are a few factoids about the Clydesdales:

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Thoroughbred Incentive Program (TIP)

For over 120 years The Jockey Club has pursued its mission to improve Thoroughbred breeding and racing and maintain the integrity of the breed in the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico through administration of The American Stud Book.

More recently, The Jockey Club announced the Thoroughbred Incentive Program, or TIP, to encourage the retraining of Thoroughbreds into other disciplines when …