…Raise the Stakes

The Belmont Stakes are finally here and with them the possibility of a Triple Crown. The odds that another horse joins this elite club are long, but it’s hard not to get caught up in the excitement.

…Raise the Stakes

No need to adjust your computer, smart phone, tablet, or any other electronic screen. You also haven’t gone crazy, what you’re seeing is real. In honor of the third and final race in the Triple Crown, the Belmont Stakes, it’s my first ever back-to-back posts. Considering I provided all of your race day 2WC coverage…

…Smell the Roses

Happy Derby Day! Today marks the 140th running of the Kentucky Derby, and the first race in the Triple Crown of Thoroughbred Racing. Today is all about outrageous hats, mint juleps, and pretending to be an expert in thoroughbred racing. If your a little behind on your research of this year’s field, here’s what you…

…Up the Ante

It’s time for second jewel in the Triple Crown series—the Preakness Stakes. Once again, the Crusade is here to walk you through the highlights of this thoroughbred racing event. While not as glamorous as the Kentucky Derby, the Preakness makes up for this with its level of excitement. The Preakness is known not just for the 1-3/16…