Giving the kids a chance
Here's a common story: People who love horse racing used to hang around the track as youths.
To a young person, a horse race should be a bigger-than-life puzzle, animals playing games, who could resist that?
Horse racing has not changed that much; but the world around it has. The average age of a race fan for a routine Thursday card anywhere is probably closer to triple figures than the legal age.
The only things wrong with horse racing are the usual, the occasional mindless ...
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