Lots of places are now updating regularly, so check back.
Triple Crown Links - sites that don't just cover the Derby but the Triple Crown as a whole such as Blood Horse, Thoroughbred Times, and more. Definitely check these!
2004 Triple Crown Trail - major prep races with results updated weekly
Kentucky Derby Results - New York bred gelding Funny Cide upsets while Frankel's Empire Maker and Peace Rules run second and third. Results, charts, and photos for all the Derby day stakes here.
Kentucky Derby Entries - all the entrants with lots of info and photos for each. Posts, odds, and past performances are now up.
2003 Kentucky Oaks Results - Longshot Bird Town runs away with the Oaks over Santa Catarina and Yell while Elloluv and Lady Tak disappoint. Results, charts, and photos here.
Kentucky Derby Video - watch the race again online from MSNBC NEW!
Glenners' Picks - for the entire Derby card at Churchill Downs on 5/3.
Glenners' Picks - for the entire Oaks card at Churchill Downs on 5/2.
Analyzing the Top Kentucky Derby Contenders - trying to select the winner based on statistics and historical trends to see who most closely matches the profile of a Derby winner.
Handicapping the Kentucky Derby - quick and easy guidelines
Derby Selections and Analysis - from DRF
Graded Stakes Earnings - list of all contenders ranked in descending order by graded stakes earnings. This is what determines who gets in if more than 20 horses are entered.
Kentucky Derby Photo Album - lots of photos of all the contenders at the barn, during works, etc. at Churchill Downs from the Blood Horse
Kentucky Derby Photos - from CBS Sportsline, nice set of photos.
Updated Derby Odds in partnership with Vegas Insider
Free Past Performances from DRF (updated regularly)
Free Past Performances - from BRIS and Blood Horse
Derby Workout Reports - from DRF. This link is to the first day available, 4/26, for other days select here: 4/27, 4/28, 4/29, 4/30, 5/1.
Derby Workout Analysis - Mike Welsch of the DRF gives his observations from the past 9 days of works.
Kentucky Derby $5 Million Pay Day - a free contest from Churchill Downs where you pick the exact order of finish for the full field in the Derby to win. You can make your picks starting April 30th and if you already registered for the Road to the Roses contest, you are registered for this too.
Weekend Derby Preps - results for the Hutcheson, Fountain of Youth, and Risen Star Stakes.
Weekend Derby Preps - results for the El Camino Real Derby and the Louisiana Derby.
Weekend Derby Preps - results for the Florida Derby, Swale Stakes, San Felipe, Gotham, and Tampa Bay Derby.
Weekend Derby Preps - results for the Aventura Stakes, Illinois Derby, and Santa Anita Derby.
Weekend Derby Preps - results for the Wood Memorial, Toyota Blue Grass Stakes, and Arkansas Derby.
Kentucky Derby Future Wager - Pool Three opens Thursday April 3rd and includes a Kentucky Oaks future wager as well. Entries, odds, and past performances are now available.
Past Winners - with breeding, connections, time, odds, etc. and a link to each chart
2002 Recap - all 2002 Triple Crown articles including results and photos for all 3 races
Derby Security - this is for last year when security was really tightened up a lot from previous years. This year will just as strict as last year and will add x-ray machines to scan all bags entering the track.
What does it cost to enter a horse in the Kentucky Derby? - nomination fees and timing plus the purse structure for all three Triple Crown races
Triple Crown Late Nominees - 8 additional horses were nominated in the late period
2004 Triple Crown Nominations - All 446 early nominees sorted by name, trainer, owner, and sire Late nominations close the end of March.
Road to the Roses Fantasy Challenge - Pick your stable and win prizes in Churchill Downs' Road to the Roses Fantasy Challenge.
Derby Party Resources - where to get supplies, food, betting games, and more to throw your own Kentucky Derby party.
Derby Postcards - online Kentucky Derby cards perfect for Derby party invitations or sharing your Derby picks with friends.
American Turf Monthly Triple Crown Special - Articles, stats, handicapping tips, and more for the 2003 Triple Crown races.
Audio broadcast - Live from Churchill Downs
Bed and Breakfasts in Louisville - Want something nicer than a regular hotel?
Call to the Derby Post - neat site with lots of good info
Camping for the Derby - Don't want to pay for an expensive hotel room?
City of Louisville - official page from the city with info about bus service and other touristy things.
Courier-Journal Derby Coverage - Derby coverage from Louisville's newspaper, lots here
Derby Dosage Info - from Steve Roman creator of the Dosage Index.
Derby Ratings - top 20 selections from several media experts from the Louisville Courier-Journal updated weekly
Derby Trivia Quiz - test your knowledge of the Derby, Preakness, and Belmont and compete with others.
Dr. Fix-it - an interesting and perhaps shocking article about Dr. Alex Harthill by Billy Reed. Has he fixed the results of the Derby for years?
Dual Qualifiers - and Experimental Free Handicap highweights.
ESPN Derby Coverage - news, photo gallery, history, etc. updated for 2003
Future Book Odds - Future book odds from various sources plus the official future bet from Churchill Downs
How to handicap the Derby, a 10 step program - From KY Hoofs, done for a past Derby but the techniques are still good.
Injury Report - list of who is off the trail due to injury from the Churchill Downs fantasy contest
The Insiders' Guide to Louisville and the Derby - All kinds of tips for surviving a trip to the Kentucky Derby
Kentucky Derby - Official homepage from Churchill Downs with lots of great info
Kentucky Derby from Daily Racing Form with lots of good info like past winners preps and past performances.
Kentucky Derby Art - offical licensee for Derby art with info about the artist
Kentucky Derby Museum - if you get a chance, visit here and watch the multimedia presentation
Kentucky Derby Festival - Louisville's month long celebration of the Derby.
Kentucky Derby Junket - Take a trip to the Derby as part of the annual junket
Kentucky Derby Report - Top prospects for 2003 from Racing on the Net
Kentucky Derby Special - from the Lexington Herald Leader
Kentucky Derby Travel Info - from JohnnyRoadTrip.com, quite useful
Life Magazine Classic Derby Photos - a collection of 9 photos from the Kentucky Derby that appeared in Life Magazine in the 1940's to 1960's
Local Info about Louisville - where to stay, eat, etc.
Louisville Weather - from the Weather Channel or if you want to view several different places, check here.
Mint Juleps - History and recipes for the official drink of the Kentucky Derby
MSNBC Horse Racing - will have Derby stuff from time to time
NTRA Triple Crown Coverage - News and articles
Official Art of the Kentucky Derby - posters for this year's Derby and Oaks
Run for the Roses - The official Kentucky Derby song by Dan Fogelberg and Marty Lewis.
Shelley's Kentucky Derby Page - fan page with top prospects, past winners, and photos
Shoemaker Picks the Derby for Charity - jockey Bill Shoemaker will put his Derby picks on TipShop.com with the proceeds going to the Shoemaker Foundation.
Triple Crown Mania - from Blood Horse, lots of news, photos, etc.
Triple Crown special - from Thoroughbred Times, lots of news, contender profiles, etc.
Unofficial Kentucky Derby Page - now updated for 2003
USA Today Derby Coverage - Lots of info about the prospects, latest news, workouts, photos, and more.
USA Today Derby Reports Audio - Daily audio reports during Derby week from Greg Boeck.
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