“Pink faces with a stylish Southern sag, old Ivy styles, seersucker coats and buttondown collars…” – Hunter S Thompson, “The Kentucky Derby is Decadent and Depraved”
The following is an excerpt from author Bill Doolittle’s "The Kentucky Derby: Derby Fever, Derby Day and the Run for the Roses" which will be released in October by Shircliff Publishing/Carpe Diem Books.
A place with character, full of characters.
Another week closer to the Kentucky Derby and two new contenders have advanced for the May 2 Kentucky Derby. Catch up with race replays.
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Another week closer to the Kentucky Derby and serious contenders emerge to begin painting the landscape for the May 2 Kentucky Derby. Catch up with race replays.
The Road to the Kentucky Derby continues Saturday with the Fountain of Youth Stakes (G2) at Gulfstream Park.
Dortmund remains undefeated after Saturday’s Robert B. Lewis (G3) win.
The Road to the Kentucky Derby is well under way and making a stop at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, Cal. for Saturday’s Robert B. Lewis Stakes (G3).
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