Charles Town

March 24, 2015
Russell Road returned to the work tab at Charles Town last week – working not once, but twice – and even trainer James W. Casey is a bit surprised by Russell’s Road’s enthusiasm.
March 11, 2015
The third race at Charles Town on Wednesday night was ruled a no-contest after two horses fell on the first turn of the 6 1/2-furlong race.
February 27, 2015
Penn National shipper Twin Engine made up a 3 1/2-length deficit in the stretch and survived a stewards’ inquiry and jockey objection to win Thursday night’s $30,000 Blue Ridge Handicap at Charles Town. The big news, however, was the off-the-board ...
February 10, 2015
The Equine Encore Performance at Charles Town retirement program reports it placed 54 Charles Town-based horses during its first year.
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.