February 20, 2013 - 12:02pm
Good news from local Thoroughbred racehorse adoption facility Second Stride
There is plenty to celebrate at Second Stride, a Kentucky based retired thoroughbred racehorse adoption facility.
Second Stride is a 501 (c) (3) not for profit organization that is a thoroughbred racehorse adoption facility that retrains racehorses off the track once they are retired from racing and adopts them out to new owners.In 2012 Second Stride was successful in adopting out 78 Thoroughbreds into new...
February 18, 2013 - 1:16pm
The historic Belle of Louisville stays dockside all day, so passengers can come and go on and off the boat as much as they wish. An air show starts it all off, a scrumptious buffet dinner and dessert table will be available later in the day, and the fireworks will top off the festivities that night...
February 15, 2013 - 10:30am
Bob Baffert
Trainer is gearing up for May at Derby preps across the country
This time each year, Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert's Kentucky Derby prospects begin to flourish at tracks across the country.Times haven’t changed.Baffert appears loaded with talented, promising 3-year-olds again this season, and many of them will take a major step toward May in races...
February 7, 2013 - 1:19pm
Lay your money down now on your pick to win this year’s Kentucky Derby.
The Kentucky Derby is just under 90 days away, but it’s not too early to pick your horse and make a wager on the May 4th race. The first pool in the Kentucky Derby Future Wager opens Friday, Feb. 8, at noon EST and closes Sunday, Feb. 10, at 6 p.m. EST. Two additional Kentucky Derby Future...
February 4, 2013 - 2:23pm
Weekend stakes action puts three more hopefuls on the path to the Kentucky Derby.
Within an hour Saturday, three more Kentucky Derby hopefuls were on the Kentucky Derby points board and well on their way to the Churchill Downs starting gate on the first Saturday in May. The new points system replaces the graded earnings system and determines which horses get into the Kentucky...