The ultra impressive half sister to Royal Delta: Crown Queen
Tourist, winner of the Sir Cat Stakes on Saratoga Opening Day 2014
We can’t be friends unless you love America a whole lot.
The fittingly-named Beautyinthepulpit
Kid Cruz wins the Dwyer Stakes (III)
Discreet Marq came out for a morning workout at Belmont Park.
This is what heart looks like!: Nobody was able to get by pacesetter Moreno until very late in the 10-furlong Suburban Handicap (II).
Mystery morning hour horse time! Here’s a Phipps horse who went out for a gallop, looking very happy to be out on the track!
Edit: Thanks for the ID, Bigcountry. This is Cloture.
For anyone who ever thought that photographing horse racing is easy or comes without frustration, meet what my d7100 caught in burst mode as I tried to capture Kid Cruz winning the Easy Goer Stakes. I died when I saw them… just barely off-timing and or
that stupid child in front of me foreground disruptions ruining what would have been AMAZING action shots. Apart from trimming down image file size, none of these have been retouched.
I’m mostly posting this for intothestretch… I still want to cry…
He’s no California Chrome, but Gotham News has some chrome to call his own. Racing 3rd in his U.S. debut at Aqueduct, he is a chestnut son of Awesome Again and out of a half to War Front (dam is graded stakes winner Teammate, who is by A.P. Indy and out of graded stakes winner Starry Dreamer!).