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Cheers for Old Tavern Farm

Cheers for Old Tavern Farm

Walt Borisenok laughs at the idea that the myriad enterprises at his Old Tavern Farm might collectively be called an empire, then acknowledges that, yes, there is indeed a lot going on at the parcels of land that in 2016 became one of the newest Thoroughbred breeding farms in New York State. Click here to read the complete Cheers for Old Tavern Farm article published in BloodHorse Magazine.

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Alpine Sky Featured in National Museum HOF Foal Patrol: Season 3

Alpine Sky Featured in National Museum HOF Foal Patrol: Season 3

Old Tavern Farm’s Alpine Sky (Indian Charlie–Alpine Garden, by Lemon Drop Kid) will be on the roster of featured horses for the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame’s Foal Patrol Season 3, which will debut online Dec. 27 at www.foalpatrol.com. Click here to read full article on Thoroughbred Daily News

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Foal Patrol: Comme Chez Soi Delivers Malibu Moon Filly

Foal Patrol: Comme Chez Soi Delivers Malibu Moon Filly

Comme Chez Soi, an 8-year-old mare owned by Old Tavern Farm, delivered a filly by Malibu Moon at 1 a.m. on Feb. 23 as part of the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame's Foal Patrol Season 2. Paulick Report

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Comme Chez Soi joins roster for Foal Patrol Season 2

Comme Chez Soi joins roster for Foal Patrol Season 2

Comme Chez Soi, a 7-year-old mare owned by Old Tavern Farm, will be on the roster of featured horses for the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame's Foal Patrol Season 2, which will debut online in December at www.foalpatrol.com.

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Racing Museum's Foal Patrol Project Reaches 1 Million Views

Racing Museum's Foal Patrol Project Reaches 1 Million Views

The National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame says its Foal Patrol project has been such a success it will keep it going for a second season.

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It’s a filly! Memento d’Oro delivers early as seen on Foal Patrol

It’s a filly! Memento d’Oro delivers early as seen on Foal Patrol

Memento d’Oro, a daughter of Medaglia d’Oro owned by Old Tavern Farm in Saratoga Springs, N.Y., delivered the fifth foal of the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame’s Foal Patrol project at 12:35 a.m. this morning.

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Memento d’Oro delivers a filly by Bodemeister at Old Tavern Farm

Memento d’Oro delivers a filly by Bodemeister at Old Tavern Farm

Memento d’Oro, a daughter of Medaglia d’Oro owned by Old Tavern Farm in Saratoga Springs, delivered the fifth foal of the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame’s Foal Patrol project at 12:35 a.m. on March 27, 2018.

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Raising the Bar

Raising the Bar

Before Walt Borisenok was born his parents bought a place on Saratoga Lake. When he was a little boy, they used to take him to Saratoga Race Course, and not just to see the horses.

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Racing Museum’s Foal Patrol Exhibit

Racing Museum’s Foal Patrol Exhibit

Once among America's most favorite pastimes, horse racing's golden era is many years behind us. Matt Hunter reports, staff at the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame are hopeful a new exhibit will help attract the next generation of fans to the sport.

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Foal Patrol Puts Fans on Farm With Pregnant Mares

Foal Patrol Puts Fans on Farm With Pregnant Mares

New York breeder Walt Borisenok believes that once potential new fans see a Thoroughbred foal being born, they'll be hooked.

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