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Barbara Jo Rubin, modest pioneer, feted at Charles Town

Barbara Jo Rubin, modest pioneer, feted at Charles Town

Fifty years later, Barbara Jo Rubin – “First girl jockey ever to win a race in the US,” according to the offical win photo – returned to Charles Town Friday to be honored for her historic win.

Charles Town to add days

Charles Town Races will add 11 days to its live racing calendar this year to make up for days lost to weather through the winter.

Carlos Castro: Miracle to be alive

The family of jockey Carlos Castro, hit by a train last month, is thankful he survived – but facing a daunting future.

Charles Town cancels Thursday card

As a result of Wednesday’s winter storm, Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races has canceled its Thursday live racing card.

Charles Town cancels Wednesday card

With winter storm blowing through the mid-Atlantic region, Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races has canceled its Wednesday live racing card.

Charles Town: 2018 stakes schedule

The 2018 stakes schedule at Charles Town looks very much like the 2017 slate, with one race getting a new name. Say hello to the Dance to Bristol Stakes…

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