Category Archives: The Melbourne Cup

Melbourne Cup: Vow and Declare won the most prestigious horse race in Australia

The Australian cross horse competes in field 24 to win the Cup at the annual showcase contest at the Flemington Racecourse.  Raised by Daniel O’Brien, Vow and Declare gave Australia the urge to win a 3,200 meter (1,98 mile) race after a decade of international victories.  Williams and O’Brien won the top prize of $4.4

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Melbourne: The Melbourne Cup festival catches the interest of many visitors

Travelers to the Flemington Racecourse raced through the gates of the racecourse to grab the best seats and watch the Melbourne Cup display. When the gates of the racetrack opened at 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday, November 5, hundreds of people were standing outside and running quickly through the gates to get inside the park.  Seven

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The Melbourne Cup – A Page of History

Melbourne Cup race is commonly known as “The Race That Stops the Nation” and additionally is considered a holiday in Melbourne City. Discover the important aspects of this famous cup, including winners, legends, facts, and development in history. First Race and Archer’s Legend From 1861 every November 19th is marked on all Australians’ calendar as

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