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When the Lady Became the Champ

2019-04-26T17:16:06-05:00April 26th, 2019|

  Kentucky Derby Memories:  When the Lady Became the Champ By Geo Sette Our Man Geo   "The dynamic Filly Genuine Risk emerges victorious in the 1980 Kentucky Derby!" I remember it like yesterday. Sure I was living life at the tender age of 17, but as a [...]

Race Riding or Foul

2019-04-25T11:39:15-05:00April 25th, 2019|

  Race Riding or Foul By: Nick D’Agostino   Race riding is an art. Knowing how far you can push a horse out, or intimidate a rider or his mount without fouling to the point of disqualification is a tightrope the best race riders walk all the time. Do they [...]

Cannonade Judger

2019-04-11T15:03:56-05:00April 11th, 2019|

    1974 – Cannonade - Judger   By Nick Costa and Mary Dixon Reynolds   Secretariat fever must have lingered in everyone’s consciousness as a record crowd of 163,628 gathered at Churchill Downs in hopes of seeing another dazzling performance. Almost 10,000 fans stood at the gates at 5 [...]

Stallion Dynasties: Sovereign Dancer

2019-03-03T15:03:46-05:00March 2nd, 2019|

    Stallion Dynasties: Sovereign Dancer By Kaitlin Free The Northern Dancer Dynasty has so far provided us with a wealth of stories. We have reached a point in the family tree where we will soon be branching out into the extended grandsons and great-grandsons of Northern Dancer. For now, [...]