July 29, 2012 - 7:51pm
Of all the red-letter occasions local trainer Dale Romans considers worth celebrating, none comes close to the thought of winning Derby Day.
This article appears in the April 2012 issue of Louisville Magazine. To subscribe, visit loumag.com.The past two years that trainer Dale Romans has started a horse in the Kentucky Derby, he and his family have hosted a small after-party at their home in south Louisville. It’s a relaxed affair...
July 29, 2012 - 7:50pm
Talking horses with Kentucky Confidential's John Scheinman and Thoroughbred Times' Ed DeRosa.
As Kentucky Derby Day dawns in Louisville, I met up with Kentucky Confidential's John Scheinman and Thoroughbred Times' Ed DeRosa to give our expert opinions in this year's Kentucky Derby. Check out the video here.Photo: Courtesy Kentucky Derby
November 7, 2011 - 3:45pm
"I think my biggest, most crushing defeat was in the beginning of my racing and gambling life when Sunday Silence defeated Easy Goer again in the Breeders' Cup Classic," says racing writer and handicapper John Scheinman, recalling the Classic of 1989 at Gulfstream Park, in which Sunday Silence beat rival Easy Goer in the fourth, and final, match-up of an epic rivalry that kept racing fans transfixed throughout the 1989 season.
This article appeared in the November 2010 issue of Louisville Magazine. To subscribe, please visit loumag.com.