Ron Winchell's star filly Untapable, winner of the Kentucky Oaks in May, made her New York debut in smashing style on Saturday, taking the Grade 1, $300,000 Mother Goose by 9 1/4 lengths for trainer Steve Asmussen and jockey John Velazquez, subbing for injured Rosie Napravnik. Photographer Tod Marks has the day in pictures (www.todmarks.photoshelter.com)
Just back from international competition at the Luhmuhlen CCI four-star in Germany, Phillip Dutton was admittedly pleased and impressed with Icabad Crane’s progress over the past few weeks.
Photographer Tod Marks looks back at the stakes races he covered on this spring's NSA circuit.
Photographer Tod Marks shares memories of Belmont Stakes Day. This is part 1. Stay tuned for part 2.
Four words.That’s all that was needed for Irad Ortiz Jr. to convince Tony Dutrow that Big Trouble’s number would stay up as stewards flashed the inquiry sign and watched the stretch run of Friday’s $150,000 Sanford Stakes at Saratoga Race Course.
The NSA spring season came to a close with the Fair Hill race meet on Saturday, and it went out with a bang for jockey Ross Geraghty, who won four races -- three over jumps. It also was a boon for leading owner Irv Naylor, who stretched his advantage over nearest rival Bill Pape by capturing three victories. Tod Marks (www.todmarks.photoshelter.com) has the recap.