All of the inside scoop on Virginia's biggest day of Steeplechase racing -- the Virginia Gold Cup. Hey, 50,000 of your closest friends can't be wrong! Do you have your tickets yet?

Thursday, April 21, 2011


Runners race towards the finish in the Investec Asset Management Handicap Stakes over 5 furlongs during Epsom Races at Epsom racecourse on April 20, 2011 in Epsom, England.  (Photo by Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images Europe)

Northwoods Stables' Battle Op won the Eustis Cup open timber race under Chris Read at the Loudoun Hunt Point-to-Point last weekend.  Horses that do well in the Eustis Cup have been known to turn up on the Virginia Gold Cup card running in either the Steeplethon or the feature race, the Gold Cup.  (Photo by Richard Clay/

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