The Notebook January 17, 2013

Voices From The Grandstand

  • Eclipse Award of Merit recipient Nick Nicholson, quoted by Jay Hovdey in Daily Racing Form, on one of the reasons he liked working in the racing industry more than working in Washington D.C.:

    I learned to like Thoroughbreds a lot more than I liked politicians.

  • Bob Baffert on his Twitter account (@Midnightlute) after celebrating a milestone birthday:

    Let’s go win the Derby at 60.

Fan Photo of the week

Congratulations Nancy Wilkinson!

Congratulations to photographer Nancy Wilkinson, winner of this week's Fan Photo Contest! From Nancy: "I took this photo of Ebiouissante right after she made her debut win at Hollywood Park." Want in? E-mail a .jpg and brief caption to!

Photos of the week

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