Tag: Kentucky Oaks

140 Running of the Kentucky Oaks

140 Running of the Kentucky Oaks

| May 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Friday was all about the ladies as Churchill Downs held the 140th running of the Longines Kentucky Oaks on May 2.

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Longines Kentucky Oaks Fashion Contest

Longines Kentucky Oaks Fashion Contest

| May 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Churchill Downs rolled out the pink carpet for a fashion show unlike any other at the 140th Longines Kentucky Oaks on May 2.

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Walk on: the Survivors Parade at the Kentucky Oaks Celebrates Survival

Walk on: the Survivors Parade at the Kentucky Oaks Celebrates Survival

| April 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

On May 2, the 140th running of the Longines Kentucky Oaks will honor the fastest ladies in the “sport of kings.”

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Finish Line Best

Finish Line Best

| April 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Without a doubt the Kentucky Derby is known around the world as the most exciting two minutes in sports.

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Derby, Oaks Fields Both Set And Unsettled With Two Weeks To Go

Derby, Oaks Fields Both Set And Unsettled With Two Weeks To Go

| April 17, 2014 | 1 Comment

The long journeys to the 2014 renewals of the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands and the Longines Kentucky Oaks are in the homestretch and, with guidance offered by the standings on the “Road to the Kentucky Derby” and Oaks point system leaderboards, the fields for both races are mostly set.

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Millinery Muse

Millinery Muse

| April 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Even though The Mill, a vibrant new store and studio space belonging to hat designer and stylist Kenzie Kapp, just opened last month, its fruition has been a long time in the making.

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Oaks-Winning Princess Steps Toward Higher Station

Oaks-Winning Princess Steps Toward Higher Station

| July 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

She was a 38-1 longshot when she rolled to a surprise victory in this 139th running of the Longines Kentucky Oaks, but Princess of Sylmar’s first outing since her signature victory on the first Friday in May at Churchill Downs provided an indication that she is a candidate for a higher royal station.

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Derby Wrap-Up

Derby Wrap-Up

| May 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

Is there a much-needed Triple Crown in Orb? For the sake of Thoroughbred racing, let us hope so.

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Oaks Fillies Deserve Spotlight Of Their Own

Oaks Fillies Deserve Spotlight Of Their Own

| April 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Most of the words found in this space in recent months have been devoted to the horses that will likely find their way into the Churchill Downs starting gate to compete in the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands on May 4.

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Longines Kentucky Oaks Fashion Contest

Longines Kentucky Oaks Fashion Contest

| May 10, 2012 | 0 Comments

Dozens of women entered the Longines Kentucky Oaks Fashion Contest on May 4.

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