Six Weeks in Saratoga: How Three-Year-Old Filly Rachel Alexandra Beat the Boys and Became Horse of the Year

Six Weeks in Saratoga: How Three-Year-Old Filly Rachel Alexandra Beat the Boys and Became Horse of the Year

by Brendan O'Meara

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781438439426
Publisher: State University of New York Press
Publication date: 01/02/2015
Pages: 281
Sales rank: 1,269,388
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

Brendan O’Meara is a freelance writer who has written on racing and sports for the Saratogian, Paulick Report, and Horse Race Insider. He lives in Saratoga Springs.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Prologue

1. Knock, Knock, Knockin’ on ’Toga’s Door

2. Health, History, Horses

3. Is She the One?

4. Lunch with Trophy

5. No Fear

6. Christmas Eve

7. Opening Day

8. The Problem with Pairs

9. A Shot at No. 3

10. Where He Still Races

11. Old Smoke

12. The Triple Crown Assembled

13. Enshrined

14. Out of the Fog and into the Fog

15. Fragility Illustrated

16. For Clarity’s Sake

17. The Fog Lifts

18. A Good Guy

19. One Tough Throat

20. The Travers Stakes

21. Comings and Goings

22. The Rachel Show

23. The Orphan

24. The Cusp

25. Alexandra the Great

26. King Henry V

27. Farewell to the Champ

Epilogue
References
Index

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