Thoroughbred Profile: Commanding Curve

This 3-year-old colt didn't really get the attention he deserved in the Kentucky Derby after his impressive move down the final stretch, going 5-wide from the back of the pack and hauling past the other hor...

Thoroughbred Profile: Wicked Strong

A 3-year-old son of Hard Spun, Wicked Strong caught everyone's attention with his victory in the Wood Memorial, 30-days prior to the 2014 Kentucky Derby where he broke from post #20 and finished 4th. After ...

California Chrome: Racing To Make History

  California Chrome: Racing To Make History By: Claudia Lorena It's Saturday morning and horses stabled at Belmont Park are preparing for a busy day, full of excitement. There's a quiet tension in t...

Triple Crown Winner: Citation

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qxDSsqy02XY Citation: (Bull Lea x Hydroplane, by Hyperion) 1948's Triple Crown Winner, Citation was the 8th horse to win all three races back to back. Hall of Fame -...

Triple Crown Winner: Secretariat

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vfCMtaNiMDM Secretariat:  (Bold Ruler x Something Royal, by Princequillo) Ending a 25-year drought, Secretariat was syndicated for a record $6.08 million dollars and went o...

Triple Crown Winner: Seattle Slew

Seattle Slew (KY) Feb. 15, 1974 - May 7, 2002 (Seattle Slew - Weekend Surprise, by Secretariat)   Starts: 17-14-2-0 Earnings: $1,208,726 --- Breeder: Ben S. Castleman Owner: Tayhill Sta...

California Chrome Is Triple Crown Bound

California Chrome Proves He belongs By: Claudia Lorena Saturday May 3rd, the day of the 140th running of the Kentucky Derby, a 3-year-old chestnut colt with a lot of chrome and a sparkle in his eye shot o...

The 2014 Kentucky Derby

In Preparation For The 140th Running Of The Kentucky Derby By: Claudia Lorena It's been 36 years since horse racing has witnessed a triple crown winner. On the first Saturday in May of 1978 Affirmed stepp...

Joel Rosario & Orb are the 139th Kentucky Derby Victors

Churchill Downs was anything but pleasant as spectators donned umbrella's and rain coats to keep dry during the running of the 139th Kentucky Derby on Saturday May 4th, 2013. The festive crowd took cover under ...