July 29, 2012 - 6:51pm
Why we love the Kentucky Derby: Calvin Borel spends all his time at the track [H
A travel writer asks the Louisville-based jockey for his local hot spots.
My assignment: write an insider’s guide to Louisville and share go-to places from four local celebs. It’s for The Wall Street Journal’s travel section in its 2011 Derby weekend issue (upon landing the gig, I’m strutting like a 1-5 favorite named BigF’ingDeal). Calvin...
July 29, 2012 - 6:51pm
Why we love the Kentucky Derby: Trainer Dale Romans [Horse racing]
Of all the red-letter occasions local trainer Dale Romans considers worth celebrating, none comes close to the thought of winning Derby Day.
This article appears in the April 2012 issue of Louisville Magazine. To subscribe, visit loumag.com.The past two years that trainer Dale Romans has started a horse in the Kentucky Derby, he and his family have hosted a small after-party at their home in south Louisville. It’s a relaxed affair...
August 3, 2010 - 10:35am
Snooki wasn't the only feisty one on the Jersey Shore over the weekend as Bob Baffert-trained Preakness winner Lookin At Lucky won Monmouth Park's $1 million Haskell Invitational.
Ending a layoff since winning the Preakness on May 15th, Bob Baffert's Lookin At Lucky and jock Martin Garcia rolled in the $1 million Haskell Invitational at New Jersey's Monmouth Park over Trappe Shot.  In a photo finish for third, First Dude bested Kentucky Derby winner Super Saver.
July 29, 2012 - 6:50pm
Here are four ways to "Get Your Preak On!" in Louisville.
After Super Saver and Calvin Borel captured the Roses in the Kentucky Derby, who wouldn't want to place a wager on the Preakness Stakes-- the Second Jewel of the famed Triple Crown? The obvious question is "Where do I go to do so?"
May 11, 2010 - 12:54am
In his first workout since winning the 136th Kentucky Derby, Super Saver had an easy and breezy exercise with jockey Calvin Borel aboard on Monday.  
By Josh Cook If Monday is any indication it looks like Super Saver has plenty saved up for Saturday's Preakness. In his first workout since winning the 136th Kentucky Derby, the colt worked three furlongs in an easy and breezy 36.60 seconds with jockey Calvin Borel aboard at Churchill Downs...