Horse Race oder Racing Aces bzw. kurz Racing ist ein einfaches Glücksspiel mit Karten, das in Großbritannien als Pub-Spiel verbreitet ist. Das Spiel simuliert. Übersetzungen für horse race im Englisch» Deutsch-Wörterbuch von PONS Online:horse race, one-horse race. Englisch-Deutsch-Übersetzungen für horse race im Online-Wörterbuch webproducent.nu ( Deutschwörterbuch).
ADW is often conducted online or by phone. In contrast to ADW, credit shops allow wagers without advance funding; accounts are settled at month-end.
Racetrack owners, horse trainers and state governments sometimes receive a cut of ADW revenues. The most famous horse from Canada is generally considered to be Northern Dancer , who after winning the Kentucky Derby , Preakness and Queen's Plate in went on to become the most successful Thoroughbred sire of the twentieth century; his two-minute-flat Derby was the fastest on record until Secretariat in The only challenger to his title of greatest Canadian horse would be his son Nijinsky II , who is the last horse to win the English Triple Crown.
It is the only race track in North America which stages Thoroughbred and Standardbred harness meetings on the same day.
There are 15 racecourses in the Czech Republic, most notably Pardubice Racecourse, where the country's most famous race, the Velka Pardubicka steeplechase , has been run since The Czech horse racing season usually starts at the beginning of April and ends some time in November.
Racing takes place mostly at weekends and there is usually one meeting on a Saturday and one on Sunday. France has a major horse racing industry.
Besides Longchamp, France's other premier flat racecourses include Chantilly and Deauville. There is also a smaller but nevertheless important jumps racing sector, with Auteil Racecourse being the most well known.
The sport's governing body is France Galop. Horse racing in Great Britain is predominantly thoroughbred flat and jumps racing.
It was in Great Britain in the 17th to 19th centuries that many of the sport's rules and regulations were established. The name " Derby " has since become synonymous with great races all over the world, and as such has been borrowed many times in races abroad.
The Grand National is the most prominent race in British culture , watched by many people who do not normally watch or bet on horse racing at other times of the year.
The sport is regulated by the British Horseracing Authority. Despite having an ancient tradition with well-documented history, all racetracks in Greece have ceased operation due to the Greek government-debt crisis.
Hungary has a long-standing horse racing tradition. The first horse racing in Pest was noted June 6, Foremost of these is Kincsem , foaled in and the most successful Thoroughbred race horse ever, having won 54 races in 54 starts.
The country also produced Overdose , a horse who won his first 12 races, including group races in Germany and Italy , and finished fourth in the King's Stand Stakes at Royal Ascot.
Ireland has a rich history of horse racing; point to pointing originated there, and even today, jump racing is more popular than racing on the flat.
As a result, every year Irish horse racing fans travel in huge numbers to the highlight event of the National Hunt calendar, the Cheltenham Festival , and in recent years Irish owned or bred horses have dominated the event.
The world's largest Thoroughbred stud farm, Coolmore Stud , has its main site there in addition to major operations in the U.
In recent years, Irish bred and trained horses have enjoyed considerable success in major races worldwide. Various horses achieved victory in one or more of the British Guineas , The Derby and the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe , considered the three most prestigious races in Europe.
In the six runnings of the Epsom Derby between and , Irish horses filled 20 of the first 30 placings, winning the race 5 times.
Historically, Italy has been one of the leading European horse racing nations, albeit some respects behind Great Britain, Ireland and France in size and prestige.
The late Italian horse breeder Federico Tesio was particularly notable. In recent years, however, the sport in the country has suffered a major funding crisis, culminating in its expulsion from the European Pattern.
In Wassenaar in the Hague there is a grass course at Duindigt. The industry was severely limited during the Communist era, when gambling, the major source of funding, was made illegal.
Horse racing in Australia was founded during the early years of settlement and the industry has grown to be among the top three leading Thoroughbred racing nations of the world.
In country racing, records indicate that Goulburn commenced racing in In Australia, the most famous racehorse was Phar Lap bred in New Zealand , who raced from to Phar Lap carried 9 st 12 lb In — the mare Makybe Diva bred in Great Britain became the only racehorse to ever win the Melbourne Cup three times, let alone in consecutive years.
In harness racing , Cane Smoke had wins, including 34 in a single season, Paleface Adios became a household name during the s, while Cardigan Bay , a pacing horse from New Zealand, enjoyed great success at the highest levels of American harness racing in the s.
More recently, Blacks A Fake has won four Inter Dominion Championships, making him the only horse to complete this feat in Australasia's premier harness race.
In all endurance events there are rigorous vet checks, conducted before, during and after the competition, in which the horses' welfare is of the utmost concern.
Racing is a long-established sport in New Zealand , stretching back to colonial times. Horse racing is a significant part of the New Zealand economy which in generated 1.
More than 40, people were involved in some capacity in the New Zealand racing industry in In , more than one million people attended race meetings in New Zealand.
Racecourses are situated in 59 locations throughout New Zealand. During the —09 racing season 19 New Zealand bred horses won 22 Group One races around the world.
The most famous of these is probably Cardigan Bay. The Champ de Mars is situated on a prestigious avenue in Port Louis , the capital city and is the oldest racecourse in the southern hemisphere.
The Mauritius Turf Club is the second oldest active turf club in the world. Undeniably, racing is one of the most popular sports in Mauritius now attracting regular crowds of 20, people or more to the only racecourse of the island.
A high level of professionalism has been attained in the organisation of races over the last decades preserving the unique electrifying ambiance prevailing on race days at the Champ de Mars.
Champ de Mars has four classic events a year such as: Most of the horses are imported from South Africa but some are also acquired from Australia, the United Kingdom and France.
Horse racing is a popular sport in South Africa that can be traced back to The first recorded race club meeting took place five years later in The premier event, which attracts 50, people to Durban, is the Durban July Handicap , which has been run since at Greyville Racecourse.
It is the largest and most prestigious event on the continent, with betting running into the hundreds of millions of Rands.
Horse racing in one form or another has been a part of Chinese culture for millennia. Horse racing was a popular pastime for the aristocracy at least by the Zhou Dynasty - 4th century B.
General Tian Ji 's strategem for a horse race remains perhaps the best known story about horse racing in that period.
In the 18th and 19th centuries, horse racing and equestrian sports in China was dominated by Mongol influences.
Thoroughbred horse racing came to China with British settlements in the middle s and most notably centered around the treaty ports, including the two major race courses in Shanghai , the Shanghai Racecourse and the International Recreation Grounds in Kiang-wan , and the racecourses of Tianjin.
Horse racing was banned in the Republic of China from , and the People's Republic of China maintained the ban after , although allowances were made for ethnic minority peoples for whom horse sports are a cultural tradition.
The longer race led to deaths and injuries to participating horses in both and the 11th National Games in Also, with the entry into the sport of Han majority provinces such as Hubei , which are better funded and used Western, rather than traditional, breeding and training techniques, meant that the original purpose of the event to foster traditional horse racing for groups like the Mongols was at risk of being usurped.
At the National Games, Hubei won both the gold and silver medals, with Inner Mongolia winning bronze. As a result of these factors, the event was abolished for the 12th National Games in Club horse racing reappeared on a small scale in the s.
In , the China Speed Horse Race Open in Wuhan was organized as the qualification round for the speed horse race event at the National Games the next year, but was also seen by commentators as a step towards legalizing both horse racing and gambling on the races.
Almost all Chinese trainers and jockeys stabled in Wuhan. However, with the demise of the event at the National Games and the government not relenting from the ban on commercial racing, various racecourses built in recent years are all in a state of disuse: The Nanjing Racecourse, which previously hosted National Games equestrian events, is now used as a car park;  the Beijing Jockey Club was shut down in The racecourse in Inner Mongolia has not been active after Horse racing eventually returned to mainland China on year as one-day, five-card event for foreign horses, trainers and jockeys.
The British tradition of horse racing left its mark with the creation of one of the most important entertainment and gambling institutions in Hong Kong.
Established as the Royal Hong Kong Jockey Club in , the non-profit organisation conducts nearly races every season at the two race tracks in Happy Valley and Sha Tin.
All horses are imported since there is no breeding operation. The sport annually draws millions of dollars of tax revenue. Off-track betting is available from overseas bookmakers.
Jockey Club of Macau was established for harness racing. It started to conduct horse races in Horse racing in India is over years old, making India quite possibly the oldest racing jurisdiction in Asia where racing was conducted under rules.
Today India has a very well established racing and breeding industry, and the sport is conducted on nine racetracks by seven racing authorities.
Between them they conduct more than 21, horse races a year. The JRA is responsible for 'Chuo Keiba' meaning 'central horse racing' , taking place on the ten main Japanese tracks.
Racing in Japan is mainly flat racing , but Japan also has jump racing and a sled-pulling race known as Ban'ei also called Draft Racing.
Japan's top stakes races are run in the spring, autumn, and winter. In Malaysia , horse racing was introduced during the British colonial era and remains to the present day as a gambling activity.
Within and only within the turf clubs, betting on horse racing is a legal form of gambling. Mongolian horse racing takes place during the Naadam festival.
Mongolia does not have Thoroughbred horse racing. Rather, it has its own Mongolian style of horse racing in which the horses run for at least a distance of 25 kilometers.
Horse races are held in Pakistan at four different clubs. Horseracing in the Philippines began in The history of Philippine horseracing has three divisions according to the breeds of horses used.
They are the Philippine-pony era , the Arabian-horse era , and the Thoroughbred-era —present. Horse racing was introduced to Singapore by the British during the colonial era and remained one of the legal forms of gambling after independence.
It remains a highly popular form of entertainment with the local Singaporean community to this day. Horse racing has also left its mark in the naming of roads in Singapore such as Race Course Road in Little India , where horse racing was first held in Singapore, and Turf Club Road in Bukit Timah where Singapore Turf Club used to be situated before moving to its current location in Horse racing in South Korea dates back to May , when a foreign language institute run by the government included a donkey race in its athletic rally.
However, it wasn't until the s that modern horse racing involving betting developed. The nation's first authorised club, the Chosun Racing Club, was established in and a year later, the pari-mutuel betting system was officially adopted for the first time.
The Korean War disrupted the development of horse racing in the country, but after the Seoul Olympics in , the Olympic Equestrian Park was converted into racing facilities named Seoul Race Park , which helped the sport to develop again.
The race track complex contains two tracks with seating for 60,, a hotel, restaurants, theater and museum.
There is no parimutuel betting in the UAE as gambling is illegal. In Argentina the sport is known as turf. The Carlos Gardel's tango Por una cabeza is about horse racing, sport of which he was a known fan.
Gardel was a good friend of Irineo Leguisamo, who is the most recognized Argentine jockey. At many horse races, there is a gambling station, where gamblers can stake money on a horse.
Where gambling is allowed, most tracks offer parimutuel betting where gamblers' money is pooled and shared proportionally among the winners once a deduction is made from the pool.
In some countries, such as the UK, Ireland, and Australia, an alternative and more popular facility is provided by bookmakers who effectively make a market in odds.
This allows the gambler to 'lock in' odds on a horse at a particular time known as 'taking the price' in the UK. Organized groups dedicated to protecting animals, such as the Humane Society of the United States and People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals , target some horse sports with claims of animal cruelty.
Horse racing and rodeo are most commonly targeted, [ citation needed ] due both to their high visibility and to the level of stress and potential physical dangers to the equines involved.
Some people may consider poor living conditions or use of whip abusive, while some may have concern with end-use of horses. In , animal rights group PETA released undercover video of alleged abuses of former race horses at a slaughterhouse in Kumamoto , Japan.
The group stated that "as many as 20," horses, including former Thoroughbred race horses, were killed in in Japan for use as human and pet food  the official figure for was 15, horses.
There are many dangers in horse racing for both horse and jockey: Anna Waller, a member of the Department of Emergency Medicine at the University of North Carolina, co-authored a four-year-long study of jockey injuries and stated to the New York Times that "For every 1, jockeys you have riding [for one year], over will have medically treated injuries.
The study reported 6, injuries during the years — Horses also face dangers in racing. Jockey Club in New York estimates that about horses died at racetracks in The Jockey Club in Hong Kong reported a far lower figure of.
There is speculation that drugs used in horse racing in the US which are banned elsewhere are responsible for the higher death rate in the US. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
For other uses, see Horse race disambiguation. Horse racing at Golden Gate Fields , National Hunt racing , Steeplechase horse racing , and Hurdling horse race.
Horse racing in the United States. List of French flat horse races , Category: Horse racing in France , and French flat racing Champion Jockey.
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Betting on horse racing. Archived from the original on 21 December Retrieved 6 May Retrieved 12 September Archived from the original on The Horse Racing Channel.
Retrieved September 16, Retrieved 17 September Entries are also invited for: Entrants should submit three pieces of work.
They can be feature articles, commentaries, investigations or considered material. Entries should be emailed in pdf form to hwpacontacts gmail.
Your entry should be clearly marked with name, contact number and which category is being entered. Entrants should submit a portfolio of six pictures, A4 format.
All entries should be produced using traditional dark room procedures and cannot be stills taken from video footage. One picture using the same specifications as above.
The picture can be part of the portfolio being entered for Photographer of the Year. Mark, who worked for SIS before his retirement, scored 44pts in the Stableford competition to pip John Rowe by a point.
Both tipped shot Pretty Pollyanna. Once again all selections should be sent to David Cleary dpcleary btinternet.
Jack and Andrew managed to find Derby winner Masar and Andrew went close to landing a major blow in the overall competition when he napped narrow Coronation Cup runner-up Salouen on Friday.
It will once again be generously sponsored by QREC and will be free to enter. Goodwood will be pulling out all the stops to make this one of the best ever tournaments.
The event starts at To book your place please contact Dan Abraham at dan. Accreditation must be applied for using the online portal.
The new system is designed to be as simple as possible; to apply for accreditation please follow these steps:. Sign in to your press account, you will not be able to apply without being signed in.
If you have forgotten your password you can reset it here. Once signed in head to Goodwood. You will receive email confirmation of your application s and a further email once your application has been processed to confirm it has been approved or denied.
Please take a couple of minutes to read before you proceed. Please note that this car park is available on a first come, first served basis. If you have any questions please contact Emma Chamings — emma jsccomms.
Entry payments MUST be paid online. Cash or cheques will not be accepted. Individual Leg prizes will be calculated after we have clarity on the number of members who enter.
Rules are the same as Each set of selections should have a nap, which if successful will be paid at double SP. Late selections will not be accepted.
The initial leg will be run by David Cleary. Entries should be emailed to him at dpcleary btinternet. This was a change of system imposed on the HWPA members and the wider racing media by the Racecourse Association despite us raising a number of objections that were rejected.
We did, however, receive an undertaking from the RCA that they would review the situation in the summer. Some of you will hate the new lanyards and some will not give a jot but we need to understand how you are all feeling for this meeting.
There has already been some negative feedback, especialy from photographers regarding the practicality, or lack of it, of having a lanyard around the neck.
If there is a groundswell against lanyards, tell us what the problem them. We need solid arguments to go to the RCA with.
If you have any points to make please email the usual address or contact Dan Abraham. We need to modernise and have a much more professional focal point for the organisation.
With this in mind, we have engaged a website designer to deliver us a slicker, more professional hub. Initial work has been done and another meeting is imminent.
I hope to have more news shortly. We had a clutch of popular winners, the newly designed awards seemed well received and we have received some favourable comments from guests indicating they intend to join us again.
Treasurer Jan Green is still tying up the final details of the finances but we should hopefully soon have an idea of any surplus that will be donated to our chosen charity, Racing To School.
This is open to all members. This is also the opportunity for members to put themselves forward to be on the committee.
Should you wish to stand, you should contact the HWPA via hwpacontacts gmail. Alastair Down holds the record for the number of wins as Racing Writer of the Year four.
The Photographer of the Year award, founded in and judged by a three-strong panel, was won for the fourth time by Dan Abraham, freelance photographer with focusonracing.
The Picture of the Year award, inaugurated in , went to first-time nominee Megan Ridgwell of Megan Rose Photography, with her winning photo depicting a sunset and a race at Chelmsford City Racecourse.
She triumphed from powerful opposition in the shape of dual winner McCann, Edward Whitaker, record seven-time Photographer of the Year for the Racing Post, and freelance Bill Selwyn, winner of the Photographer of the Year in He also won the Flat Trainer of the Year award in Dettori has won the Flat Jockey of the Year five times before , , , and Prince Khalid Abdullah, who had the Horse of the Year Enable, became the Owner of the Year for the sixth time previously , , , and Charlie Appleby, for the second year in succession, is the International Trainer of the Year, an award decided by the International Racing Bureau.
Members are asked to cast their vote in five racing categories, with contenders drawn up following a ballot among HWPA Committee members.
Votes should be emailed to: However, the HWPA committee have decided that this year there will be a slight change to the journalist awards.
Entrants will only be able to enter one category — either Reporter of the Year or Racing Writer of the Year. It is hoped this will encourage more entries by giving as many journalists as possible the opportunity to be considered for an award.