How Will History Affect Rebel Runners?
"Oaklawn is often nicknamed “the Saratoga of the South.” A trip to the Hot Springs, Arkansas track is enough reason to understand this moniker. Throughout the town, paintings and photographs of racehorses are to be found on various signs and advertisements. Many businesses hold racing-related names, such as the Best Western Winners Circle Inn across the street from Oaklawn’s grandstand, and just by driving down Central Avenue, you can catch a glimpse of Thoroughbreds galloping around the turn and into the stretch.
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