For the first time in eight months, Chip Woolley Jr. was walking on his own two feet Oct. 22. The trainer of Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) winner Mine That Bird
had been navigating with the aid of crutches since breaking his right
leg in a motorcycle accident in El Paso, Texas. But on a sun-filled
morning at Santa Anita's Clockers’ Corner, the 45-year-old New Mexico
native was limping along without support.