January 10, 2013 - 2:50pm
We're excited to announce the next It's my Derby event to be held at the beautiful Fasig-Tipton in Lexington on Friday, April 19, 2013! Some of the biggest names in racing will join us to share with you their fondest memories of their Derby winning experiences. Once again, the event will...
January 7, 2013 - 10:00am
Doug O'Neill
Goldencents, winner of the Sham Stakes, vaults to the top of the Kentucky Derby point standings
Trainer Doug O’Neill, who won last year’s Kentucky Derby with I’ll Have Another, is poised for another Run for the Roses – and his current top contender is a horse part-owned by University of Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino.Goldencents, who won the Delta Downs...
January 5, 2013 - 10:27am
Kentucky is still the “Horse Capital of the World” and I can prove it
In recent years Florida has attempted to steal Kentucky's title as "Horse Capital of the World". In this article I offer undeniable proof why Kentucky still retains that title.
I started writing as the equestrian writer for Louisville.com back in January of 2012. The first article I did for Louisville.com was published onsite January 28, 2012. Since starting to write for this beat I have been awed by what Kentucky means to horses.The state of Florida has attempted to try...
December 14, 2012 - 2:23pm
Kentucky Oaks, Kentucky Derby, and Clark Handicap among moments of the year that have left an impact on race fans.
The National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA) has opened voting in the 14th Annual NTRA Moment of the Year. The award, chosen by fans, recognizes the moment in this year of racing that was most memorable or impressionable among the voting fans.Among previous year winners are Birdstone’s...
December 6, 2012 - 1:12pm
Make better-informed betting decisions during Churchill Downs’ spring meet by attending this introductory class. Upon completion, you’ll have a solid understanding of the stats in the racing program as well as the many types of available wagers. Sport a new comfort zone during your next visit to...