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The Road To The Kentucky Derby

It actually still started foolishly with points given to 2 year olds that all too often do not make the series at all or are sprinters who got lucky. 135 more words

Horse Racing

The Road to The Kentucky Derby

Some critics and handicappers need to keep their jobs and talk about the 2 year old BC winners and the Eclipse Award winners going for The Roses and for the TC. 399 more words

A Good Mood

American Pharoah wins Preakness Stakes

BALTIMORE, Md. — Kentucky Derby winner American Pharoah has won the 140th running of the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore.

With a win at the Belmont Stakes in New York on June 6, American Pharoah would be the first horse since Affirmed in 1978 to win horse racing’s Triple Crown.

Sports

Don't Let Derby Destroy You

Living in Kentucky my whole life has brought its fair share of Derby experiences, some bad… I mean some really, really, bad, and then some great. 1,092 more words

College

Post the Forty-Third: A Day At The Races

Gentle Reader, I recently found myself in a bit of a quandary: my thrice-damned list obligated me to throw a funeral for my youth on my birthday – but I was also obliged to attend or host a Kentucky Derby party. 570 more words

Adventures

Lazing in Louisville

If you had asked me a few weeks ago to name some cool vacation destinations in the United States, Kentucky would not have made the list. 862 more words

The Best Days