Tox Tuesday: Stanozolol

Humans aren’t the only ones with rules governing drug use – racehorses also must abide by certain regulations.

Stanozolol is only one of the anabolic steroids regulated across the horse racing industry. It is used to enhance muscle strength as well as increase appetite and weight gain. The drug is listed as a class 3 […]

Industry groups move to standardize medication rules in horse racing

Changes may be coming to the way medications are used and treated in the horse racing industry.

The Association of Racing Commissioners International (RCI) Model Rules Committee recently adopted more simple and uniform rules regarding medicine usage and punishment for those who violate the rules, reports.


Ready for the run for the roses?

Mint juleps, big hats, roses, and of course, horses – all are a part of the most exciting two minutes in sports. Set for Saturday, the 138th running of the Kentucky Derby has an expected post time of 6:24 p.m.

Can’t make it to the Derby? Pre-events and the race will be live on NBC […]