April 7, 2011 - 12:31pm
The fun and excitement of night racing returns for Churchill Downs' Spring Meet opener on April 30th.
The Kentucky Derby is officially one month away which means opening day for Churchill Downs is just around the corner. For the very first time, Churchill Downs' Spring Meet will open with night racing. Churchill Downs is billing the April 30th event as "Opening Night" and will have much of the same...
July 29, 2012 - 6:50pm
(This article, originally written in Spanish, appeared in English translation in the April issue of Louisville Magazine. This is the original Spanish version.)Los caballos no siempre obedecen cuando los propios entrenadores y Jockeys les llaman en inglés. Los potros responden de inmediato cuando los caballerangos guatemaltecos y mexicanos les llaman.
This article appears in the March 2011 issue of LouisvilleMagazine. To subscribe, please visit loumag.com.
April 6, 2011 - 9:00am
Continuing with looking back at the sports legends of Louisville, let's take a look at an icon in America's past time.
The respected history between the city of Louisville and the sport of baseball is one that was cultivated by a plethora of individuals; and it’s those people that have made this bluegrass city so synonymous with America’s past time.
Few other cities are so closely aligned with a sport. Sure, Green...
April 14, 2011 - 9:55am
Let's take a look back at some of the sports legends of the Derby City, and where better to start than the Golden Boy?
At East End Sports Cards, a local card shop, one of the guys there begins to talk about his experiences with football legend Paul Hornung.
“…Yeah, I was having him sign some stuff for me, and I asked him to write something extra,” he says. “Paul said that he usually just signed Heisman Trophy...
April 4, 2011 - 10:09am
It lasted an extra weekend, but the season that wasn't supposed to be finally ended with the Cats coming up one point short, falling 56-55 in Houston.
Ever year, UK fans believe (realistically or not) there's a chance that year's UK Wildcats Basketball edition can win the national championship. It's part of being a fan of UK basketball. Most years, it's the opposite of realistic and just hope of your wildest dreams.