Iroquois entries are out. Trainers called, texted, emailed with 65 entries on the seven-race card, the finale to the spring season. Yes, a summer finale to a spring season.
Snap Decision rides his win streak to his most arduous test, the 2 3/4 mile Iroquois against Semmes winner Galway Kid, Arkle winner Footpad, gallant veteran New Member, two-time winner Sportswear and Naylor entry Amschel and Bedrock. A cool race on a stellar card.
I booked my ticket on Southwest, my first flight since Cheltenham, 2020. A river, a torrent, a monsoon of water under that bridge since.