Tag: Run for the Roses

Derby Night at the Pendennis

Derby Night at the Pendennis

| May 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Pendennis Club hosted its annual Derby party inside the historic downtown establishment just after the Run for the Roses.

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New Faces Add Sizzle To Wide-Open Derby Futures

New Faces Add Sizzle To Wide-Open Derby Futures

| February 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

The bet that allows one to wager on a potential Kentucky Derby contender weeks in advance of the 2013 Run for the Roses opens the first of its three betting pools on Friday at Churchill Downs and across North America, and the best guess on the early favorite for America’s greatest race is not a major surprise.

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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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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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Another special Bluegrass Warrior?

Another special Bluegrass Warrior?

| January 6, 2011 | 0 Comments

An interesting name popped up a few days back as I was reading a piece on young horses with promising pedigrees that have yet to score their first, or maiden victory.

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