Preakness today! May 15, 2021

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Tim Farley
NEW! Black Stallion Returns audiobook May 7, 2021

The NEW audio of Black Stallion returns on all your favorite audio outlets.Audible, Audiobooks, etc.Here’s a free sample: Don’t forget to ride with a winner from the shop! Bucephalus Silver Pendant Read more

Tim Farley
DERBY DAY 2021!! May 1, 2021

Gotta be in it to win it!After a wacky 2020 the race is back on!! Is it the favorite Essential Quality? Or Known Agenda? Or sentimental favorites Super Stock or Bourbonic? Don’t forget to tune in;Stream live on NBCSports.com and on the NBC Sports app. Post time for the 2021 Kentucky Derby is set for approximately 6:57 p.m. ET.Below are the post positions for the 2021 Kentucky Derby, including current odds;1. Known Agenda (6-1)Trainer: Todd… Read more

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Rachael Blackmore wins the Grand National!! April 10, 2021

National Velvet comes true!! Mickey Rooney would be very happy & Liz Taylor, too!! Congratulations Rachael Blackmore as the first woman to win the Grand National in the UK!! (and an Irish lass at that – makes a Farley proud :) Fantastic!! watch the race; For a little more luck don’t forget to pick up a Bucephalus of your own!! Read more

Tim Farley
Kentucky Derby 2020! September 4, 2020

Who’s it gonna be? Belmont winner Tiz the Law? Thousand Words? Honor A.P.? Gotta watch to find out; Saturday, Sept. 5 (7:01 p.m. ET post time, NBC) Pick up a little luck at the shop! This is the strangest triple crown EVER! Post position Horse Jockey Trainer 1   (scratched) Finnick The Fierce Martin Garcia Rey Hernandez 2 Max Player Ricardo Santana Jr. Steve Asmussen 3 Enforceable Adam Beschizza Mark Casse 4 Storm the Court Flavien… Read more

Tim Farley
Black Beauty Webinar – FREE August 6, 2020

Just got this press release of an interesting webinar put on by the American Horse Council next week. Could be a great way to spend an afternoon – in the privacy of your own home! Zoom me in Scotty! Get a Bucephalus on your way to the show!! Don’t forget to register by 8/14/2020. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 2020 AHC Webinar Putting Horses in the Public Eye August 17 (Washington, DC) –  If you want to learn, get… Read more

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About Walter Farley

Walter Farley & Al-Marah Athena
Walter Farley & Al-Marah Athena

Walter Farley’s love for horses began when he was a small boy living in Syracuse, New York, and continued as he grew up in New York City, where his family moved. Young Walter never owned a horse. But unlike most city children, he had little trouble gaining firsthand experience with horses-his uncle was a professional horseman, and Walter spent much of his time at the stables with him.

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"Black Stallion" Book Covers from around the World
“Black Stallion” Book Covers from around the World

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Preakness today!

May 15, 2021

medina spirit Read more

NEW! Black Stallion Returns audiobook

May 7, 2021

The NEW audio of Black Stallion returns on all your favorite audio outlets.Audible, Audiobooks, etc.Here’s a free sample: Don’t forget to ride with a winner from the shop! Bucephalus Silver Pendant Read more

DERBY DAY 2021!!

May 1, 2021

Gotta be in it to win it!After a wacky 2020 the race is back on!! Is it the favorite Essential Quality? Or Known Agenda? Or sentimental favorites Super Stock or Bourbonic? Don’t forget to tune in;Stream live on NBCSports.com and on the NBC Sports app. Post time for the 2021… Read more

Rachael Blackmore wins the Grand National!!

April 10, 2021

National Velvet comes true!! Mickey Rooney would be very happy & Liz Taylor, too!! Congratulations Rachael Blackmore as the first woman to win the Grand National in the UK!! (and an Irish lass at that – makes a Farley proud :) Fantastic!! watch the race; For a little more luck… Read more

Kentucky Derby 2020!

September 4, 2020

Who’s it gonna be? Belmont winner Tiz the Law? Thousand Words? Honor A.P.? Gotta watch to find out; Saturday, Sept. 5 (7:01 p.m. ET post time, NBC) Pick up a little luck at the shop! This is the strangest triple crown EVER! Post position Horse Jockey Trainer 1   (scratched) Finnick… Read more

Black Beauty Webinar – FREE

August 6, 2020

Just got this press release of an interesting webinar put on by the American Horse Council next week. Could be a great way to spend an afternoon – in the privacy of your own home! Zoom me in Scotty! Get a Bucephalus on your way to the show!! Don’t forget… Read more

Belmont Stakes today!!

June 20, 2020

NBC will televise the Belmont Stakes, starting coverage at 2:45 p.m. Saturday. Post time; 5:42 ET /2:42 PT. It’s been a strange year for everyone – including the horses, Since the triple crown was canceled then rescheduled the Belmont will be run today with no crowd. The race has been… Read more

40th film anniversary. Behind the scenes part 5

February 4, 2020

Cowboys & Indians magazine. Stories from the making of “the Black Stallion” (1979) Stop and get a treat for yourself!!!   The Black Stallion at 40: Behind the Scenes BY Elizabeth Kaye McCall November 25, 2019 Production Assistant Tim Farley’s Flashbacks on Filming. “I met director Carroll Ballard when he… Read more