Tag: derby 137

Pitching In

Pitching In

| April 20, 2011 | 0 Comments

Brightside seeking volunteers for Pre-Derby Cleanup.

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Derby question: has Uncle Mo lost his mojo?

Derby question: has Uncle Mo lost his mojo?

| April 13, 2011 | 0 Comments

The road to Kentucky Derby 137 started off fairly smoothly, but has been notable over the past two weeks for its potholes and unexpected turns.

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Five new names surfacefor Kentucky Derby 137

Five new names surfacefor Kentucky Derby 137

| March 30, 2011 | 0 Comments

With just over five weeks to go until the 137th running of the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands, now is the time to get serious.

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Calvin Borel’s Derby hopes could get a boost this week

Calvin Borel’s Derby hopes could get a boost this week

| March 23, 2011 | 4 Comments

With just over six weeks remaining before Kentucky Derby 137, the jockeys who appear to be in prime spots for success in this year’s Run for the Roses include John Velazquez, Garrett Gomez and Alan and Martin Garcia.

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There’s nothing like a horse who is a top Derby candidate for the health of his team

There’s nothing like a horse who is a top Derby candidate for the health of his team

| March 2, 2011 | 0 Comments

The impressive victory by Soldat in Gulstream Park’s Fountain of Youth placed the rapidly improving colt on the short list of major contenders for the 137th running of the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands.

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Time to dream about Derby 137

Time to dream about Derby 137

| February 24, 2011 | 0 Comments

Another week of prep races for the 137th running of the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands is behind, but it’s tough to say that it produced any startling news or that any significant new contender was unveiled in a trio of Derby preps.

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Derby road a rugged one

Derby road a rugged one

| February 17, 2011 | 0 Comments

So you want to run your horse in the Kentucky Derby?

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It’s get serious time for Derby contenders

It’s get serious time for Derby contenders

| February 11, 2011 | 0 Comments

Another significant milepost on the journey to Kentucky Derby 137 arrives this weekend when the roster of 3-year-olds nominated to the big race during its early nomination phase is released.

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Time for serious work

Time for serious work

| February 3, 2011 | 0 Comments

Hopefuls dazzle on road to Derby

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Asher’s 100-day rule: time to rate Derby horses

Asher’s 100-day rule: time to rate Derby horses

| January 27, 2011 | 0 Comments

My rule of thumb for preparation for the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands at Churchill Downs is this: when the countdown hits 100 days, it’s like the Derby is tomorrow.

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