Entries by Stephanie Ruff

Clash of the Titans: The Day *Orzel Met Kontiki

By Tobi Lopez Taylor www.tobitaylor.com This year marks the 50th anniversary of the epic duel between the unbeaten “white tornado” Kontiki and *Orzel, the 1967 U.S. National Champion Racehorse. This race took place on March 30, 1968 at Turf Paradise, then a fairly new track on the outskirts of Phoenix, Ariz. Kontiki, bred by Dr. […]