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.

Twitter Feed

@DubaiRaceNight helluva lot better than Cozmic One, that's for sure.
Full story RT @BloodHorse: ALERT: Injury Knocks Constitution Off Derby Trail #TC14
Rookie Sensation quote of the day: "he's already got three Son of a Bitches and I'm only 4 minutes in." #editorproblems #gottalovehorsemen
"You don't get a chance to compete with the big boys very often," Sugar Shock's trainer to @BH_EMarr. More:… #KYOaks14
@horseracinghl and then they enter Emollient in the Doubledogdare and I'm all #yayracingIlovemyjob! #suckers
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