Tag Archives: Kentucky Derby

Empire Maker Remembered

by Terri Bey There have been very few occasions when the loss of a favorite celebrity, or as the subject of this blog suggests, a racehorse, has moved me to tears. I am talking about openly weeping. I think the … Continue reading

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My Prediction for the 144th Preakness and Commentary on the 145th Kentucky Derby Fallout

by Terri Bey Tomorrow, May 18, 2019 will be the 144th running of the Preakness Stakes, the second Jewel of racing’s Triple Crown for 3YOs. It is traditionally run at Pimlico Racetrack, in Baltimore Maryland, also known as “Old Hilltop.” … Continue reading

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My Prediction for the 145th Running of the Kentucky Derby

by Terri Bey Well, here we are again. That first Saturday in May is upon us once again. Are my readers ready with their mint juleps, and fancy hats? Does everyone have their horse picked out, yet? If not, here … Continue reading

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My Pick for Racing’s Horse of the Year

by Terri Bey I want to get started by wishing everyone a Happy and Safe New Year. I hope you have a great time celebrating the incoming new year, but if you plan to drink, please have a plan to … Continue reading

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My Top Ten Breeders’ Cup Races at Churchill Downs of All Time

by Terri Bey On November 2-3, 2018, the 35th annual Breeders’ Cup World Championships will be taking place at the historic Churchill Downs. Racing fans will see horses from all over the world compete  in various divisional races over the … Continue reading

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The 1978 Belmont Stakes Revisted- Forty Years Later

by Terri Bey It was a bright spring day at Belmont Park on June 10, 1978 at Belmont Park in Elmont, New York. A large crowd of horse racing fans and media gathered to see whether 1978 Kentucky Derby and … Continue reading

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