Claire Novak

Turf Writer, ESPN


Horses. Journalism. Bikram yoga. Lit fic. #longform. Sleeping on planes. Waking up in new countries. Wine. The ocean. @BH_CNovak

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Eclipse Award
2011 - Feature/Commentary
Horse Racing's highest honor.
Louisville Metro Journalism Award
2008 - Sports Writing - Magazines

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How is social media changing news?
Social media has completely revamped the face of news reporting, sending us hurtling into a real-time age of snap decisions.
What's your favorite social network?
Twitter, with Instagram as a close runner-up.

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Lol moment of the am -- Sunny's expression during the Bob Baffert #kyderby presser
ICYMI for the late afternoon crowd, @BH_TLamarra's excellent #longform on Pat Day to get you in the #KyDerby mood…
la historia del gran jinete Pat Day, quien ahora sirve con a los capellanes en varias pistas de carreras…
RT @WinStarFarm: Great story on Pat Day's life & career! Here's to a man who has always dreamed big!…
How cute is @hughbon with Gothic? Runs Fri April 25 at Sandown Park. Photo: Highclere Tbred Racing/S. Cargill
@ponyace he's my replacement hahaha... Do you have any word on how he's liking retirement?
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