Discover America

When I was a kid growing up in California, I remember watching Martin Luther King Jr. broadcast from the steps of the Lincoln Memorial on black and white television. So when the chance to go to the U.S. Capitol presented itself recently, I grabbed it with gusto!
The smell of leather, the spray of sweat and the woosh of speed as thoroughbreds thunder down the homestretch is what racing is all about. One of the iconic outings in this timeless sport is coming up at Church Hill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky this weekend.