The 2003 McChump ??/365 Racing Tour

Slap Dash and Hap Hazard, my two good friends

24 Exciting Tracks! 17 Exotic States and Provinces! 4 Thrilling Stories! (so far)

Schmoozing with the Red Hat Society
Rillito Park, Tucson, AZ, Feb 22, 2003
Turf Paradise, Phoenix, AZ, Feb 23, 2003

Kudos to Hawthorne National
Hawthorne Racecourse, Stickney, IL, Spring, 2003

McChump and Ted's Excellent Adventure
Fairmount Park, Collinsville, IL, May 9, 2003
Blue Ribbon Downs, Sallisaw, OK, May 10, 2003
Fair Meadows, Tulsa, OK, May 10, 2003
Eureka Downs, Eureka, KS, May 11, 2003
Halftime Sports Bar, Great Falls, MT, May 14, 2003
Bucking Horse Sale, Miles City, MT, May 16-17, 2003
Brown County Fair, Aberdeen, SD, May 18, 2003
Prairie Meadows, Altoona, IA, May 19, 2003

The post-BC Arlington Report
Arlington Park, Arlington Heights, IL, May, 2003

Seeing Red
River Downs, Cincinnati, OH, May 25, 2003
Indiana Downs, Shelbyville, IN, May 26, 2003 (Track #127)
Hoosier Park, Anderson, IN, May 26, 2003

Last gaffe for Sportsman's Park
Sportsman's Park, Cicero, IL, July 8, 2003

Only in Montana (not yet written)
Marias Fair, Shelby, MT, July 20, 2003
Montana State Fair Meet, Great Falls, MT, July 26-27, 2003

KG's, Cannonballs, and Croghs (photos only so far)
... McChump Tour meets Known Gamblers Tour. Hijinks ensue.
Humboldt County Fair, Ferndale, CA, Aug. 16-17, 2003
San Mateo County Fair, San Mateo, CA, Aug. 18, 2003

Hill Country Hosses (not yet written)
Retama Park, Selma, TX, Aug. 22, 2003
Gillespie County Fair, Fredericksburg, TX. Aug. 23-24, 2003

Three Tracks; Three Futures (not yet written)
Canterbury Park, Shakopee, MN, Aug. 30, 2003
North Dakota Horse Park, Fargo, ND, Aug. 31 2003 (Track #128)
Arlington Park, Arlington Heights, IL, Sep. 1, 2003

2003 Derby List Bash (Jan Wilson photo report)
Kentucky Downs, Franklin, KY, Sep. 20-21, 2003

A "Perfect" Hawthorne Gold Cup (Perfect Drift photo)
Hawthorne Race Course, Stickney, IL, Sep. 28, 2003

Santa Anita BC
Santa Anita Park, Arcadia, CA, Oct. 28, 2003

Move along ahead to the 2004 tour.

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