Charles Town

May 04, 2016
Charles Town has canceled its Friday and Saturday night race cards after wet weather compromised the resurfacing of its track.
April 23, 2016
Stanford rolled to the lead under Javier Castellano at the outset of the $1.25 million Charles Town Classic and was never headed. Although dogged throughout by a determined Page McKenney, Stanford was able to open a clear lead entering the stretch and ...
Raging Smoke scored the biggest win of both her and trainer Michael Salvaggio Jr.'s careers when she went wire-to-wire to take the $150,000 Sugar Maple at Charles Town Saturday.
The $100,000 Robert Hilton Memorial Stakes at Charles Town was bet like a match race and turned out to be exactly that when the gates opened. Quijote and Dig Deep went right to the lead and were never separated by more than a length until the stretch ...
April 20, 2016
A full field of 10, plus one also-eligible, has been entered for the Grade 2 Charles Town Classic on Saturday. There are six stakes on the Classic undercard.
April 19, 2016
At age 5, and almost 30 starts into his career, Sonny Inspired is peaking for trainer Phil Schoenthal. Still, it was a bit surprising when Schoenthal said that Sonny Inspired would be pointed to the Grade 2 Charles Town Classic.
April 18, 2016
Russell Road will begin his 10-year-old season in the $50,000 Confucius Say Stakes for West Virginia-breds on Saturday on the Charles Town Classic undercard.
The Grade 2 Charles Town Classic on Saturday has long been the spring goal for Page McKenney. But his path to the $1.25 million race has changed several times, and he comes into the 1 1/8-mile Classic off a seven-furlong sprint and a 10-week break.
March 30, 2016
Amherst Street's Charles Town allowance win last week was significant on several fronts. It was his first race since June 2014, the first since the death of his owner late last year, and it improved his record to a perfect 7 for 7.
April 15, 2015
For Saturday’s Charles Town Classic, Shared Belief will be traveling by plane for the first time since he was a young horse heading West from his Kentucky birthplace. He will be asked to handle his first deepish, Eastern racing surface. He will also be ...