Trainer Magazine

Trainer Magazine - the horse racing magazine for the training and development of the thoroughbred racehorse. Europe and North America.

Good medicine?


OUR latest weapon of choice in racing’s circular firing squad is a so-called "debate" over medication. Having recently attended two days of leadership meetings at Belmont Park in June about this subject, I was scratching my head more than ever. What is the impetus for "banning all race day medication"? How has this become the latest subject to besiege the sport?
Alan Balch
 (25 July 2011 - Issue Number: 21)