Charles Town

January 22, 2015
A series of sharp workouts from the gate indicated the 6-year-old mare City Trip was sitting on a big race and she delivered just that in Wednesday night’s $30,000 Shenandoah Stakes for fillies and mares at Charles Town.
January 20, 2015
In the last two weeks, Lucy’s Bob Boy has been scheduled to start twice. One race was canceled due to weather, and he missed the other because of his strong dislike of traveling by van.
January 15, 2015
Greenway Court scored a front-running victory in Wednesday night’s $30,000 Winter Handicap for older sprinters at Charles Town. But the bigger news was the flat performance of the millionaire Immortal Eyes in his comeback attempt at age 10.
December 22, 2014
In an attempt to attract the best older horses in the nation to its signature event, Charles Town will tie a number of bonuses to its Grade 2 Classic in 2015.
December 21, 2014
Harlan’s Destiny won her fourth straight race and completed a sweep of the three stakes at Charles Town for 2-year-old West Virginia-bred fillies in the Eleanor Casey Memorial on Saturday night.
December 09, 2014
The West Virginia Racing Commission has approved a 220-day racing season at Charles Town in 2015, although a shorter meet likely will be run.
July 15, 2014
Susie Schramm, who lives on her horse farm in Shepherdstown, W.V., got a call from animal control, explaining they had a horse that was in really bad shape. They asked if she could pick him up and take him to a veterinarian for an evaluation. She ...
April 15, 2014
Two weeks before the Kentucky Derby, when all the major Derby preps are done, is perfect timing to get some attention for your race and your race track. And Charles Town management has certainly done that with a huge purse and what promises to be a ...
March 18, 2014
Charles Town will not only offer six stakes worth almost $2 million in total on its April 19 Charles Town Classic card, but the track also will offer a $100,000-guaranteed all-stakes pick four on the final four races.
April 18, 2013
On paper, Clubhouse Ride looks like the second best older horse in Southern California, only these days that’s a little like being the second best golfer in Adam Scott’s family.