Fox Valley Gemini keeps on winning

Fox Valley Gemini is a star. The Illinois-bred three-year-old pacer is undefeated in his fifteen-race career, and is going for win number 16 tonight in the third leg of the Carey at Hawthorne. In my latest for the Illinois Harness Horseman's Association, I look at his win streak, a few other harness racing win streaks... Continue Reading →

A Conversation With Driver Kyle Wilfong

For my latest at the Illinois Harness Horsemen's Association, I sat down for a chat with driver Kyle Wilfong after his dominant five-win day on Sunday.  We talked about his background in harness racing, what he finds so compelling about the sport, and about some of the most memorable horses in his lifetime in the... Continue Reading →

Stable vs. Stable!

In my first piece for the Illinois Harness Horsemen's Association, I sit down for a chat with trainer Payton Ode about an idea that has grown into something seriously exciting: Stable vs. Stable! It started as a challenge to his friends to come out to the racetrack...and it has grown beyond his own barn and... Continue Reading →

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