Bob Kieckhefer

Bob Kieckhefer is a correspondent for The Blood-Horse, sister magazine to The Horse.

Articles by Bob Kieckhefer

HKJC Official Urges Worldwide Steroid Ban

One official urged racing authorities to consider banning the use of anabolic steroids for horses in training. Read More

Arlington Park 'Super Testing' Leads to Positives

Twenty-six prednisone positives were identified during "super testing" earlier this year. Read More

Illinois Impeachment Trial Includes Racing Link

The long-hinted horse racing connection to embattled Gov. Rod Blagojevich's alleged misdeeds finally became public Tuesday at the governor's impeachment trial in the Illinois Senate.

Tape recorded conversations between the governor, his Read More

Study Inconclusive on Arlington Fatal Injuries

Add the Illinois Racing Board to the list of those who have little idea what has caused the recent spate of fatal injuries to horses at Arlington Park Racecourse.Read More