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Media Eclipse Awards–2016 links

February 8, 2017     E-mail this page to a friend!

Here are quick links to major Eclipse Media Award winners reported in the February 2016 issue of TRJ—The Racing Journal.

Audio/Multi-Media and Internet
“Time Bandits,” profiling the remarkable longevity of Hall of Fame Jockeys Alex Solis, Mike Smith, and Gary Stevens

Television—Feature Programming
“Barnyard Buddies,” on the unusual relationships between racehorses and stable companion animals

Writing in the Feature/Commentary category
“Andrew Beyer: Rebel with a Cause,” a dynamic profile of the former Washington Post racing columnist, horseplayer and creator of the Beyer Speed Figures

Writing in the News/Enterprise category
“'Something’s Wrong With My Brain'—The Lurking Danger of Concussions for Jockeys,” an examination of head trauma and the racing industry’s response to preventive measures