Charles Town

An 11-year-old horse that had not started in 6 1/2 years was barred by officials at Charles Town Races in West Virginia from working at the track on Saturday, and the owner of the horse says now that he has no plans to run the horse in the immediate ...Full Story >>
July 14, 2017
Stewards at Charles Town Races in West Virginia have agreed to allow an 11-year-old horse who has not started in 6 1/2 years to have a supervised workout that could lead to the horse being permitted to enter a race at the track, the stewards and the ...
April 20, 2017
Even without a calendar, the signs of April are obvious. The Cubbies are losing games again. The cala lilies have been in glorious bloom. And Imperative is heading to West Virginia for the Charles Town Classic. It is hard to imagine a world without ...
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 ...
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.
February 10, 2014
Track information and stakes schedule for the 2014 Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races meet.
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.