Blind Luck gets new shoes April 30, 2011 at Hollywood Park in Inglewood, Calif. People in this video include farrier Richard Anderson and groom Cesar Martinez. The stablemate "talking" to her is Speightstownlawyer.
I was busy taking photos, so I had my dad take a little video of Zenyatta and the crowd after her 19th-straight win and third straight win in the grade 1 Lady's Secret Stakes on Oct. 2, 2010 at Oak Tree at Hollywood Park.
Grade 1 winner A Z Warrior is calm but inquisitive while schooling on Feb. 20, 2011 at Santa Anita Park. She was preparing for the grade 3 La Habra Stakes the next day but ended up scratching from the race because it wasn't switched to dirt as her trainer, Bob Baffert, had hoped.
Blind Luck returns to the Jerry Hollendorfer barn after a workout on March 5, 2011 at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, California, U.S.A. People in this video include exercise rider Marco Ramirez, pony rider Mary Ellet, assistant trainer Dan Ward and trainer Jerry Hollendorfer. Also, Tango the pony.
Horses break from the starting gate on the backstretch at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, Calif., U.S.A. It's so quiet back there without the crowd, you can hear all the trash talk, every yell, all the clanging metal and every pounding hoof. This is race 9 on Jan. 29, 2011, and the pretty grey on the inside is Serene Sophia, a half-sister to multiple grade 1 winner Brother Derek.