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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 [...]

Unfulfilled Potential

2019-03-11T10:50:34-05:00March 11th, 2019|

  Unfilled potential: 7 horses who were injured before greatness By Peter Lee   The latest controversy surrounding the deaths of 21 horses at Santa Anita reminds us how fragile horses can be.   A typical Thoroughbred weighs about 1,100 pounds, and running at 40 miles per hour, a horse [...]

Second Place is the First……….

2019-01-24T19:23:46-05:00January 24th, 2019|

  We've heard the cliches before. Runner up. Second fiddle. Second best. Bridesmaid. Second place is the first loser. In the Sport of Kings, and The Kentucky Derby in particular running second to a Triple Crown winner is no easy task or laughing matter. It is as hard to call [...]