Churchill Downs Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Derby Crowds to Benefit from Verizon Network Upgrades at Churchill DownsRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2015 | Freshnews

    Verizon Wireless, a technology leader with the nation's largest and most reliable 4G LTE network, has beefed up its network at Churchill Downs with new "small cell" technology and other upgrades to handle the burgeoning traffic generated by the hundreds of thousands of Derby week guests who want to share messages, photos and videos via their wireless devices. On Derby day 2014, 4G LTE traffic on the Verizon Wireless network increased 224 percent over Derby day 2013, and Verizon customers consumed 1.37 terabytes of data.

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  2. Kentucky Derby Notes, April 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Blood Horse

    ... rider Joel Barrientos was aboard the Louisiana Derby (gr. II) winner who is scheduled to work April 25 at Churchill Downs. - Donegal Racing's Keen Ice walked the shedrow for a second day following an April 18 work, and trainer Dale Romans said the - ...

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  3. Kentucky Derby Style Advice from The Kings of Prep, Shep & Ian MurrayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | The New York Observer

    Just in time for the annual Kentucky Derby, taking place on May 2nd at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Shep and Ian Murray have released a capsule collection of Derby-appropriate looks to wear at the racetrack. The de facto kings of prep behind Vineyard Vines make the trip down south each year for the race.

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  4. Kentucky Derby Notes, April 19Read the original story

    Apr 19, 2015 | Blood Horse

    Trainer Steve Asmussen said Bold Conquest, runner-up in the Iroquois at the Louisville track and third in the Rebel at would work shortly after the track opens for training at 6 a.m. EDT or during the 15-minute training period for Oaks and Derby horses. Bold Conquest ranked 23rd with a total of 17 points on the updated "Road to the Kentucky Derby" leaderboard released by Churchill Downs Sunday.

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  5. Louisville offer much more than a horse raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | O-R Online

    Victor Espinoza rides California Chrome to victory in last year's running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky.

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  6. One Lucky Dane off Kentucky Derby trail with leg injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... two screws, Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert said. Baffert is left with two runners for the May 2 race at Churchill Downs: probable favorite American Pharoah and undefeated Dortmund as the trainer takes aim for a fourth Derby victory. One Lucky Dane ...

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  7. IBEX 2015 releases more details on schedule, eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Boating Industry

    ... es to take in during a visit to Louisville include the Kentucky Bourbon Festival, Louisville Slugger Museum, Churchill Downs, Muhammad Ali Center and much more.

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  8. KY Oaks Contender Puca Breezes for MottRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2015 | Blood Horse

    Puca's internal fractions were timed by Churchill Downs clockers in :12 2/5 and :24 2/5 and she galloped out five furlongs in 1:00 4/5 and six furlongs in 1:14 2/5. The work by Puca ranked 10th among 57 training moves at the half-mile distance.

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  9. KY Oaks Contenders Birdatthewire, Puca BreezeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | Blood Horse

    ... 're going to give her a chance." Although Mott is the career leader in both victories and stakes triumphs at Churchill Downs, he has never saddled a winner in the Kentucky Oaks.

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  10. Mubtaahij to run med freeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | ESPN

    Southern California trainer Mike Mitchell is dead at the age of 65, his wife reported in a post on Facebook Tuesday. Churchill Downs has banned selfie sticks, the pole-like contraptions that allow people a longer reach to snap their self-portraits, ahead of the 141st running of the Kentucky Derby.

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  11. Kentucky Derby, Oaks Workouts To Be Streamed LiveRead the original story

    Apr 17, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Churchill Downs Racetrack, in conjunction with TwinSpires.com , will provide live online streaming of Kentucky Derby and Kentucky Oaks workouts when the exclusive 8:30-8:45 a.m. training window begins Saturday in earnest. Training hours at Churchill Downs will be 5:45-10 a.m. daily through April 30 with an 8-8:30 a.m. break to renovate the racetrack.

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  12. Coming to the Kentucky Derby? Leave selfie sticks at homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | Newsday

    In this Jan. 8, 2015, file photo, Sandy Johal uses a selfie stick to take a picture of herself in New York's Times Square. Churchill Downs, the iconic Louisville, Ky., track hosting the 141st running of the Kentucky Derby on May 2, has banned selfie sticks.

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  13. Churchill Downs bans selfie sticks for Kentucky DerbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | CTV

    For the 160,000 people crammed into Churchill Downs on Derby Day, picture-taking can run neck-and-neck with betting and sipping mint juleps amid a winning field of photo opportunities: sleek racehorses, daring fashion statements, celebrities and the twin spires. Joining a growing list of museums, music festivals and sports venues around the world, the iconic Louisville track hosting the 141st running of the Kentucky Derby on May 2 has banned the pole-like contraptions that grasp cellphones and allow people a longer reach to snap their self-portraits.

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  14. Selfie sticks banned at Kentucky Derby, allowed at PreaknessRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2015 | Hometown Annapolis

    For the 160,000 people crammed into Churchill Downs on Derby Day, picture-taking can run neck-and-neck with betting and sipping mint juleps amid a winning field of photo opportunities: sleek racehorses, daring fashion statements, celebrities and the twin spires. But this year, they'd better not use selfie sticks.

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  15. Churchill Downs Inc. launching publicationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | The Wichita Eagle

    Churchill Downs Inc. says the first edition of its self-titled magazine Churchill Downs will reach homes this week. The company said Thursday the first edition will focus on the Kentucky Derby as well as people involved in thoroughbred racing in the spring.

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  16. Finley: Is this the best Derby field ever?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | ESPN

    As the Kentucky Derby points chase winds down and connections turn their eye toward Churchill Downs, Bob Baffert still holds the top pair in our Power Rankings. Bob Baffert trains the top 2 contenders for this year's Kentucky Derby.

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  17. Photos finished: Selfie sticks banned at DerbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | ESPN

    Trainer John Shirreffs will send Zenyatta's first foal Cozmic One out at Santa Anita to make his first start. As the Kentucky Derby points chase winds down and connections turn their eye toward Churchill Downs, Bob Baffert still holds the top pair in our Power Rankings.

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  18. Big Fish's need for bigger pond prompts Classmates to move downtownRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Business Journal

    ... high schools and class lists covering 57 million people, and more than 250,000 high school yearbooks online. Churchill Downs Inc. (Nasdaq: CHDN), the company that hosts the Kentucky Derby, recently acquired Big Fish. When the acquisition was ...

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  19. Celebrities named for fourth-annual Unbridled Eve galaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... the Unbridled Eve Red Carpet with Ben Jackey, as well as host the Kentucky Derby Buzz from the Red Carpet at Churchill Downs, presented by Yum! Brands." Proceeds from the gala will go to various charities, including the primary beneficiary, ...

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  20. Harris BlackwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | The Times

    ... Aging shopping centers and convenience stores dot the roads nearby. The same is true for places such as Churchill Downs in Louisville. Just outside the steepled grandeur of the home of the Kentucky Derby is a residential neighborhood in need of a ...

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