Tag: Triple Crown

UK’s Triple Crown Designation Making Kentucky Healthier

UK’s Triple Crown Designation Making Kentucky Healthier

| October 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

The “Triple Crown” is a term reserved for the greatest accomplishment in thoroughbred racing — winning the Kentucky Derby, Preakness Stakes and Belmont Stakes. It’s a feat that has been achieved only 11 times in history.

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2013 Bourbon County Secretariat Festival

2013 Bourbon County Secretariat Festival

| September 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

The third weekend in September marked the renewal of the 6th Annual Secretariat Bourbon County Festival in historic Paris, Kentucky, honoring Central Kentucky’s most famous equine resident.

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‘Throwback’ Triple Crown Gives Way To Foster And Future

‘Throwback’ Triple Crown Gives Way To Foster And Future

| June 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

Another Triple Crown campaign has come and gone and our streak without a horse that could sweep the Kentucky Derby, Preakness and Belmont Stakes stands at 35 years.

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Ageless D. Wayne Lukas Earns Another Big One

Ageless D. Wayne Lukas Earns Another Big One

| May 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

The message should be crystal-clear by now to anyone who has been paying even the slightest bit of attention to goings-on in Thoroughbred racing.

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Triple Crown Hopes Build As Orb Takes Next Step

Triple Crown Hopes Build As Orb Takes Next Step

| May 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

By virtue of living in what is clearly a horse racing town, it’s not exactly a surprise when people want to talk about the new Kentucky Derby winner and their experience at Churchill Downs during Derby Week.

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Derby 139 Belongs to Shug McGaughey – And More

Derby 139 Belongs to Shug McGaughey – And More

| May 9, 2013 | 1 Comment

As the realization of a lifelong dream unfolded before him on a soggy first Saturday in May at Churchill Downs, Claude Ray “Shug” McGaughey was not watching from a warm and cozy spot on Millionaires Row, over even one of the Churchill Downs boxes in Section 318 where the connections of Kentucky Derby runners spend some of the most anxious two-minute increments of their lives.

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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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Stewart Charges Forth With Second Place Golden Soul

Stewart Charges Forth With Second Place Golden Soul

| May 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

Dallas Stewart trains Kentucky Derby second place finisher Golden Soul.

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Four Roses Bourbon Unveils Commemorative Secretariat Bottle

Four Roses Bourbon Unveils Commemorative Secretariat Bottle

| March 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

Four Roses Bourbon’s celebration of the 40th anniversary of Secretariat’s record-breaking Triple Crown is off and running.

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Triple Crown Time For I’ll Have Another

Triple Crown Time For I’ll Have Another

| June 7, 2012 | 0 Comments

The waiting is almost over – at least, for this round.

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