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Shezalugga: Off The Pace The Horse Racing Cartoon comic strip

☛ November 24th, 2017 by ☛ admin

Race Fans! Team Diva is back (well, Filep anyways) in a new strip—‘Shezalugga’.

Meet NY jockey Louie (Luigi) Grande and top jock from Dallas, Trigger Martin. Click on the link below to read the latest! Select the ‘Strips’ tab in the top menu bar to see more.


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Secretariat’s Daughter: ‘Iron’ Lady’s Secret – HRN Exclusive

☛ October 9th, 2017 by ☛ admin

Breeders’ Cup Memories: Secretariat’s Daughter – HRN

HORSE RACING NATION Turf Writer Kate Richards shares an in-depth perspective on the beloved and successful descendant of the great Secretariat, LADY’S SECRET. Banner artwork provided by the A.E. Sabo Studio.

Breeders Cup Memories_Secretariat’s Daughter




Artwork by the A.E. Sabo Studio. Photo used by permission


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OFF THE PACE : Racing’s Gold Standard

☛ September 16th, 2017 by ☛ admin

TEAM DIVA is always excited to meet new fans! Stay up-to-date on all the news that is The Diva, Filep and our great sport of US horse racing by joining our OFF THE PACE FACEBOOK FAN PAGE! Enjoy our sister page, HORSE CARTOONS FOR RACING FANS  for all the latest news around the racing globe!
Help make OFF THE PACE
the international gold standard
of horse racing cartoon excellence!
Click on the image to hop to our US racing fan page!


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The Hunger Games

☛ July 14th, 2017 by ☛ admin

Let’s face it: You’re Not You When You’re Hungry….

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CAPTION:  The Racehorse vs. Jockey Diet 
FILEP (jockey): “…PLUS, you get to eat three servings of oats—I’m lucky if I’ve eaten THREE OATS ALL DAY…”   DIVA (horse): “Hmmmm….somebody gets a little testy when he’s hungry…”


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☛ June 19th, 2017 by ☛ admin

THE ROYAL ASCOT on NBCSN – JUNE 20th thru 24th

NBCSN will host live coverage of THE ROYAL ASCOT! Racing from Ascot Racecourse in Ascot, Berkshire, England takes place this Tuesday thru Saturday, June 20th-24th. Watch daily from 8:30 a.m to 1:00 p.m on both NBCSN and NBCSN livestream. To learn more:


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JOCKEYS & JEANS 2017 for the PDJF

☛ June 3rd, 2017 by ☛ admin


At least one dozen HOF jockeys will be in attendance at the 4th annual JOCKEYS AND JEANS fundraiser held this year at PARX RACING. Meet and mingle with racing’s finest for an afternoon dedicated to the care of jockey’s with career-ending injuries. Seen here is HOF legend JULIE KRONE holding the event’s official poster created by OFF THE PACE artist, A. E. SABO (photo courtesy of Suzie Picou-Oldham.)


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Fast and Accurate: Son o Blue Tail on HRN

☛ April 28th, 2017 by ☛ admin



The latest article about the charismatic TEAM FAST AND ACCURATE and their bid for this year’s KENTUCKY DERBY, by HORSE RACING NATION turf writer KATE RICHARDS. Companion web-art by cartoonist A. E. SABO.



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☛ April 10th, 2017 by ☛ admin

The A.E. SABO STUDIO is excited to have worked with the prestigious PM ADVERTISING agency to help promote Medaglia d’Oro’s most accomplished G1 son, MSHAWISH for TAYLOR MADE STALLIONS. The below ad appeared in the Sunday issues of THOROUGHBRED DAILY NEWS during the month of March.
 ©2017 Taylor Made Farms. Artwork by A.E. Sabo

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Countdown with America’s Best Racing

☛ March 31st, 2017 by ☛ admin

Add up the points with AMERICA’S BEST RACING and follow the final prep races on the ROAD TO THE TRIPLE CROWN. OFF THE PACE’s cartoonist A.E. SABO provides the art, fabulous three year old thoroughbreds provide the excitement! See all the latest news everyday and enjoy the cartoon every Thursday until Derby day on ABR Facebook fanpage, Twitter and Instagram accounts…

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☛ March 15th, 2017 by ☛ admin


Nominations for Dubai World Cup night is a “who’s who” list of equine racing talents.

Included is the world’s #1, Arrogate, plus Mubtaahij and Hoppertunity. Songbird and Tepin are also nominated as are sprinters Mind Your Biscuits and Defrong.

In all, 779 horses from 22 countries received recognition, “We are gratified that our support for international racing in the form of subsidies and prize money continues to attract such a strong response from the world’s biggest names,” said Malih Al Basti, Meydan vice chairman and chairman of the Meydan Racing Committee.

Arrogate races for the $10 million Cup on March 25.


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Arrogate to Dubai—First Class all the way

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