December 29, 2011
Havre de Grace and Blind Luck, Caleb’s Posse, Zenyatta, Rachel Alexandra, Lookin At Lucky, Summer Bird, Curlin, Lawyer Ron, Afleet Alex, Smarty Jones, Azeri (pictured with Mike Smith) - a who's who of Eclipse champions over the last decade all put their indelible stamp on the one mile oval framed by blooming dogwoods. Before that there were champions the likes of Althea, Sunny's Halo, Temperence Hill, Lil E. Tee, Paseana, Bayakoa, Tiffany Lass and Cigar. Over the past decade, discussions about Oaklawn Park begin and end with the Kentucky Derby Trail.
Read more on my HRN blog @ http://www.horseracingnation.com/blogs/12thCrown/Oaklawn_Park_preview_the_other_Spa_123
December 19, 2011
See my recent article posted on Horse Racing Nation under 12thCrown for 2011 tribute at: http://www.horseracingnation.com/blogs/12thCrown/Remembering_those_we_lost_in_2011_123