Palm Beach Weekly Wrap Up 2-12-2017

A week that saw tears, fantastic racing and a lot of celebrating made Palm Beach again the center of the greyhound universe.  Fans said goodbye and happy retirement to a legend and the 50K Derby tournament is just as exciting as advertised. Lets look back at the weeks top stories at "The Beach." Ethel Is Here Officially Retired "In all the years we have been doing these retirement ceremonies, this one was the most emotional." This was Track Handicapper and [...]

2017 Palm Beach $50,000 Derby Preview

*2016 Derby Winner Ethel Is Here* Not many things have remained the same over the past 86 years. One thing you can always count on though is that in February, the greatest distance hounds in the country will put it all on the line for a championship at the corner of Belvedere and Congress in West Palm Beach, Florida. The $50,000 James W Paul 3/8ths Mile Derby is back at "The Beach!" 31 greyhounds are slated to start in what [...]

Palm Beach Weekly Wrap Up 2/5/2017

This place is never short of news stories is it? We found out who the 31 entrants to the $50,000 James W Paul 3/8ths Mile Derby will be coming up on Wednesday but the biggest news came on Sunday as one of Palm Beach's greatest athletes hung up her racing jersey. Here are the top stories we saw from the previous week at "The Beach." Ethel Is Here Retires In what came as a surprise to her fans around the [...]

Palm Beach Top 10 Rankings January 2017

*Janice Dean* One of our favorite greyhound racing months of the year just wrapped up!  With the He's My Man Tourney and the National Championship rolling at the same time, the excitement level this time of year is just outstanding. Here is the top hounds we saw in January at "The Beach." #1 Fraulein Morgan  ~ Middle Distance ~ Janie Carroll Kennel ~23 wins on the season, 37.37 secs best ever time "Fabulous" Morgan grabs the #1 ranking for the [...]

Palm Beach Weekly Wrap Up 1/29/2017

*He's My Man Classic Winner Janice Dean* This was one gigantic week at The Palm Beach Kennel Club!  A new champion was crowned, we already know who is going to win the Super Bowl and a certain news network is going to do a feature on their Monday show about their favorite greyhound. Lets get into the top stories we saw from this previous week at "The Beach." Janice Dean Wins The Classic In one fantastic way to end the [...]

Epic He’s My Man Final Set To Go At Palm Beach

In what could be the most competitive Final we've ever see here, the 37th running of the He's My Man Classic Final is about to commence.  One of the only huge stakes finales you'll witness where literally every athlete has a legitimate shot at glory. Last year Xtenshun won at 16-1 odds in one of the biggest upsets in Finals history.  Don't expect odds that high with how wide open this one looks on paper. Who will be the next [...]

Oaks Maddy, Daytona Huge Winners At The 550

She would not be denied on the biggest stage of them all. Oaks Maddy from Southland Greyhound Park rode the rail to victory in 29.98 secs at the 3rd Annual BetAmerica Daytona 550 this past Saturday night, holding off a hard charging Kinda Cruel Red at the wire.  Maddy's blazing victory was just 0.01 secs off the course record and the second fastest of all time at the Daytona Beach track. After two years of having the Florida tracks taking home the ultimate prize in greyhound racing, Southland [...]

Palm Beach Weekly Wrap Up 1-15-2017

  That was outstanding entertainment. This previous week brought us the start of the He's My Man tourney, plus we are just a few short days away from the National Championship in Daytona. The hype is starting to grow. Love this time of year! Here is the top stories we witnessed at The Palm Beach Kennel Club. He's My Man Tourney Begins The sprint championship of legends got started this week, as the 37th running of the $50,000 He's My [...]