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In Conversation with Jockey Aaron Gryder

November 06, 2018 By Evan Chronis

We were joined by long-time jockey Aaron Gryder in The Loft at Aristides Lounge at the 2018 Breeders' Cup®. At 48-years old, Gryder has over $100,000,000 in winnings and 3,000 career wins to his name. His past victories include the $6-million Dubai World Cup and the Breeders' Cup Marathon in 2012, and he has raced in the Kentucky Derby® four times. 

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Breeders' Cup 2018 Results & Recap

November 05, 2018 By Evan Chronis

As we return from a wild weekend of racing at Churchill Downs®, one thing is certain — the Breeders' Cup® 2018 did not disappoint. 

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Breeders' Cup Classic 2018 Predictions

October 29, 2018 By Evan Chronis

The North American horse racing season comes to a roaring conclusion this weekend at Churchill Downs®. The Breeders' Cup®, often referred to as the 'World Championships' of horse racing, will decide its champion in the Breeders' Cup Classic on Saturday. 

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Breeders' Cup Classic 2018 Final Odds

October 24, 2018 By Evan Chronis

For a race that boasts the most expensive purse in American thoroughbred racing, it's no surprise that the Breeders' Cup® Classic is one of the most popular betting sites during the season. 

The champion-crowning event holds a $6 million purse this year, with all 14 starters eyeing for the big prize. The Classic has been a fairly unpredictable race throughout it's history, though, and this...

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Breeders' Cup 2018 Post Times Announced

October 23, 2018 By Evan Chronis

We are two weeks out from the 2018 Breeders' Cup® weekend at Churchill Downs®!

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5 Things We Know Heading into the Breeders' Cup Classic 2018

October 16, 2018 By Evan Chronis

With the Breeders' Cup® prep races wrapped up and the field for the Classic getting clearer by the day, we're as close as ever to getting a full vision of what this year's race could look like. 

As the competition starts to train for the track at Churchill Downs®, we're looking at some of the biggest stories heading into the Breeders' Cup Classic 2018. 

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Breeders' Cup Classic 2018 Win & You're In Final Update

October 02, 2018 By Evan Chronis

The Breeders' Cup Classic 2018 field is becoming clearer thanks to the Win & You're In series! This series consists of races from around the world and presents the rare opportunity for a horse to punch its ticket to the Breeders' Cup World Championships® with an automatic and free entry. With all seven races to determine free spots in the Classic now concluded, let's take a look at the two...

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Breeders' Cup Classic 2018 Odds: Accelerate on Top

September 19, 2018 By Evan Chronis

With the Breeders' Cup Classic a little over a month away, the excitement about who will cross the finish line first at Churchill Downs® on November 3 is increasing. The field of potential entrants into the classic is getting smaller as we head towards knowing the official roster of racers,  and the official betting odds are becoming closer to what we'll see on race day. 

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Breeders' Cup Festival Week Schedule of Events

September 04, 2018 By Evan Chronis

The Breeders' Cup® isn't just celebrated on Friday and Saturday, it's a week-long event! The city of Louisville has put together the Breeders' Cup Festival Week to celebrate the Breeders' Cup World Championships® coming to Churchill Downs!

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Accelerate Qualifies for the 2018 Breeders' Cup Classic

August 21, 2018 By Evan Chronis

The Breeders' Cup® 2018 is the last big race of the calendar year, the Breeders' Cup Challenge series is coming to its conclusion! The series consists of races from around the world and presents the rare opportunity for a horse to punch its ticket to the Breeders' Cup World Championships® with an automatic and free entry. So far, five horses have earned their place in the Breeders' Cup...

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About the Bloggers

Kristen Doolan

Kristen Doolan was born and raised a Florida State Seminole. Making her way from Florida to North Carolina, Kristen achieved her B.S. in Business Administration, Marketing at The University of North Carolina Wilmington. She is an avid traveler, college football addict, beach bum and loves spending time with her family and friends. 

Jazzy Morgan

Jazzy Morgan is originally from London, England and a die-hard Manchester United Fan. She grew up in Connecticut and made the move down south in 2011 where she attended Winthrop University and received her B.S. in Family & Consumer Sciences and a minor in Marketing. Jazzy enjoys traveling, working out, reading her monthly Vogue & Cosmo and keeping up with fashion trends.

Evan Chronis

Evan Chronis was born in Omaha, Nebraska but has made his home in south Charlotte for almost two decades. A Tar Heel born and bred, Evan received his B.A in Media and Journalism from UNC-Chapel Hill. He is an avid Boston sports fan thanks to his family’s New England roots, and a fanboy of Wes Anderson films.