If you saw the the Day One photos, you got an idea of the atmosphere of the Retired Racehorse Training Project's Thoroughbred Makeover and National Symposium on October 5 and 6 at Pimlico. On Day Two, the showcase of talented trainers, innovative speakers, and beautiful, game, and classy horses continued.
Kids and Their Ex-Racehorses
Cyclone Larry, star of Secretariat
The last time I saw fan favorite Stud Muffin was at Saratoga in 2008...
Look at him now!!! Heather Carlson with Stud Muffin
Emily Kocubinski and Victory Money
The Cross Country Course: United States Eventing Association, with Erin Sylvester and Jessica Bortner-Harris
Jennifer Selvig with Hopscotch Ali
Jessica Morthole with Katzimo
The Hunt Field: Masters of Foxhounds Association
David Loman with Daddy's Gabs
Lara Knight with Rob's Rock
Nikki Eggyed with Symphonic Cat
Suzanne Wepplo with Bold Vindication
Nuno Santos and Ken's Kitten
By popular demand, and with apologies for my oversight in the Day One photo coverage, here is a photo of Prodigioso, the "Everglades horse," and Robin Hannah. You can read their incredible story in Susan Salk's Off Track Thoroughbreds blog.
- Sarah Andrew