Kentucky Derby Favorite I Want Revenge Scratched

And bums a photographer.veroxybd.com I got to see three Kentucky Derby horses work this week and got photos I was happy with of I Want Revenge . Early this morning, I Want Revenge kicked his stall and as a safety measure, his trainer decided not to run him in today’s 135th Kentucky Derby. I really […]

The Kentucky Derby Festival Pegasus Parade Brings Joy to Many

The Kentucky Derby Festival Pegasus Parade Brings Joy to Many

For 54 years, a host of floats, bands and of course horses have made their way through the streets of Louisville, Kentucky to celebrate the Kentucky Derby, the King of all Horse Racing. The parade is the longest running event of the Kentucky Derby Festival, a two-week party leading up to the big race on […]

The Great Steamboat Race goes to the Belle of Louisville

The Great Steamboat Race goes to the Belle of Louisville

The Belle of Louisville steams upriver during the 2009 Great Steamboat Race I left a good job in the city Working for the man every night and day And I never lost one minute of sleeping Worrying bout the way things might have been Big wheel keep on turning Proud Mary keep on burning And […]

Monday at the Bed Races…..

Monday at the Bed Races.....

The Great Bed Race entered its 20th year as a signature event in the Kentucky Derby Festival, Monday as 40 teams in two divisions competed in two bed heats around a 600 foot track in Louisville’s Broadbent Arena. Each pair of teams raced to the halfway point changing lanes to balance the distance. The teams […]