Famous Jockey Calvin Borel Retires

Racing Hall of Famer Calvin Borel announced his retirement from the sport of horse racing this week. Borel, who is 50 and is based at Oaklawn Park in Hot Springs, is well known to those in the racing world and

Top Oaklawn Jockeys to Attend Special Event during Governor’s Conference on Tourism

A neat chance to meet some of the nation’s top  jockeys takes place in Hot Springs next week during the Arkansas Governor’s Conference on Tourism ( March 3-5). Attendees of the conference have a chance to visit one-on-one with some

Jockey Calvin Borel Gives His Approval for Trading Cards Marking His 5,000 Win

Update:  Calvin Borel’s quest for his 5,000th win has been delayed by a fracture to his wrist today. He is expected to be out of racing for the next 18 days. Legendary jockey Calvin Borel attended a card printing yesterday

Legendary Jockey Calvin Borel Expected to Reach Landmark Win at Oaklawn

  Legendary jockey Calvin Borel is expected to land his 5,000th career victory this month at Oaklawn Park in Hot Springs.  The event will be celebrated by giving out free trading cards of Borel to those in attendance that day.

Oaklawn Update: Jockey Calvin Borel Returning to the Track and Announcer Terry Wallace Honored

Terry Wallace, announcer at Oaklawn for 37 years before retiring last summer, will be inducted into the Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame tonight. F or more than half a century, the Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame has been honoring the