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2005 Preakness Results

Date: 05/22/2005

Although the Preakness takes center stage on Saturday, there are many other things to see at Pimlico besides the horses. Here is a collection of photos from the week of things you may not see unless you were there.
The Preakness saddlecloths await the big day. This is from Thursday morning during the Alibi Breakfast.

The winner's circle with the old clubhouse cupola all decorated and ready for the winner.

Joe Kelly was back to do the call to the post with his usual flamboyant style.

The crowd in the grandstand watches a turf race.

The horses run past the drunken infield crowd during a turf race. Most of the people in there probably don't even realize there are horses running past.

There was lots of fashion to be seen with flowers a major theme.

The Navy SEALS did a precision parachute demonstration with several sky divers landing on the turf course, including this one with a large US flag.

After the paratroopers finished, a stealth bomber did a flyover of the grandstand.

The Preakness field rounds the clubhouse turn.

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