• Partisan Politics breaks her maiden in style in the P.G. Johnson! Posted 19 hours ago
  • Free as a Bird finds room and gets there in the Smart and Fancy! Posted 2 days ago
  • Goldencents runs them off their feet with a track record  in the Pat O' Brien!Posted 3 days ago
  • Tom's Tribute mows them down in the Del Mar Mile! Posted 3 days ago
  • V.E. Day nips his barn mate Wicked Strong on the Travers wire! Posted 4 days ago
  • Artemis Agrotera romps in the Ballerina! Posted 4 days ago
  • Abaco gets up in the Ballston Spa!Posted 4 days ago
  • Saturday, August 23 Del Mar Pick 6 Carryover - $106,668Posted 5 days ago
  • Close Hatches runs away with the Personal Ensign! Posted 5 days ago
  • Bern Identity takes them all the way in the Tale of the Cat! Posted 5 days ago

HRN Original Blog:
The Kentucky Derby Post
Posted Saturday, August 16, 2014
Hardest Core prevails in his graded stakes debut, the G1 Arlington Million.
Posted Saturday, August 16, 2014
Expect seven starters by the sire Kitten's Joy at Arlington Park.
Posted Wednesday, August 13, 2014
The field for the 32nd Running of the Arlington Million is set, and Breeders' Cup Turf champion Magician is the early favorite.
Posted Monday, August 11, 2014
Can Real Solution repeat and even the score in the Arlington Million?
Posted Wednesday, August 06, 2014
Little Mike and Dank proved the Arlington path to the Breeders' Cup can be a winning one.
Posted Saturday, July 12, 2014
Finnegans Wake and Divine Oath provide Solid Wins on Arlington Million Preview Day.
Posted Tuesday, July 01, 2014
Maybe Churchill Downs can get back on track with these simple solutions...
Posted Saturday, June 21, 2014
The Pizza Man scores the Black Tie Affair Handicap
Posted Monday, June 09, 2014
The Triple Crown is not broken, it's just very difficult to win.
Posted Wednesday, June 04, 2014
A former Jockey steps into the forefront of becoming the next Triple Crown winner.
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Meet Bryan Brinkmeyer – Chicago, IL


Growing up I spent a lot of days in the Bluegrass State. Although I was born and raised north of the mighty Ohio River in Southwest Indiana, I was still next door to thoroughbred racing; Ellis Park, Henderson, KY 


Likewise, the first Saturday in May was always a celebrated family event. As my two brothers and I got older the battle for picking the next winner began to heat up. In 2000, I made my inaugural Kentucky Derby appearance. Since then I’ve made it an annaual tradition because there’s no other city or weekend in the racing world like Louisville, KY on Derby Day. 


Although the story of a Kentucky Derby winner is legendary, following a champions trail is what The Kentucky Derby Post is all about. The coverage begins when the 2-yr-old preps commence but it does not quit racing until all results are official, the field is set, the picks are made and the roses are worn. But that’s not all because the road doesn’t stop on the First Saturday in May. The elusive quest for the next Triple Crown has reached 35 years so I invite my readers to remain in the saddle through all three legs as we await the next Champion of Champions. Cheers.



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