Preakness-Bound Nyquist Gets Acquainted with Pimlico Racetrack

Kentucky Derby Hero Returns to Track for a Once-Around Jog
Gun Runner Goes Back to the Track for Morning Gallop
BALTIMORE – Reddam Racing LLC’s Nyquist returned to the track Wednesday morning for the first time since scoring an impressive triumph in last Saturday’s Kentucky Derby (G1), acquainting himself with the Pimlico racing surface during a once-around jog in the company of a pony.

Sagamore Spirit to Sponsor Pimlico Special (G3) and Maryland Sprint (G3)

Sponsorship Includes $50,000 Donation to Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance
BALTIMORE - The Maryland Jockey Club announced today that Sagamore Spirit has been named sponsor of the $300,000 Pimlico Special (G3), to be run Friday, May 20, and the $150,000 Maryland Sprint (G3), to be run Saturday, May 21.
In conjunction with Sagamore Racing, Sagamore Spirit will present a check to Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance in the winner's circle on Preakness Day in the amount of $50,000.  

Preakness-Bound Nyquist Slated to Go to Track 8:30 a.m. Wednesday

Kentucky Derby Hero Settles in Well at Pimlico Race Course  
Awesome Speed Breezes, Confirmed for Middle Jewel of Triple Crown
Derby Runners Exaggerator, Suddenbreakingnews Return to Track
BALTIMORE – Preakness-bound Nyquist, the emphatic winner of last Saturday’s Kentucky Derby (G1), has settled in well at Pimlico Race Course and is scheduled to visit the racetrack at Old Hilltop 8:30 a.m. Wednesday. 

Kentucky Derby Winner Nyquist Arrives at Pimlico for May 21 Preakness

BALTIMORE – Just under 48 hours after he captured the Kentucky Derby, Nyquist arrived Monday at Pimlico Race Course where he will try to win the Middle Jewel of the Triple Crown – the 141st Preakness Stakes - on Saturday, May 21.

Derby Hero Nyquist Set for Monday P.M. Arrival at Pimlico for Preakness

Dazzling Gem, Fellowship Added to Preakness Stakes Candidates List
BALTIMORE, MD – J. Paul Reddam’s Nyquist is scheduled to arrive at Pimlico Race Course late Monday afternoon to prepare for a much-anticipated start in the $1.5 million Preakness Stakes (G1) May 21.

Kentucky Derby Winner Nyquist Headed to Preakness

Undefeated Colt Seeks Middle Jewel of Triple Crown 
Competitive Field Lining Up to Challenge May 21
Horse Scheduled to Arrive at Pimlico Monday Afternoon
BALTIMORE – Reddam Racing’s Nyquist, undefeated winner of the Kentucky Derby (G1), is headed to historic Pimlico Race Course for the Middle Jewel of the Triple Crown, the 141st Preakness Stakes (G1) May 21.

Team Pharoah To Be Honored With Preakness Special Award of Merit

BALTIMORE - The Maryland Jockey Club announced today they will honor Zayat Stables, trainer Bob Baffert and jockey Victor Espinoza - the connections of 2015 Triple Crown winner American Pharoah - with the Preakness Special Award of Merit Thursday, May 19 at the Alibi Breakfast at Pimlico Race Course.

Duley Named Recipient of Jerry Frutkoff Award Sponsored by Nikon; To be Honored at Alibi Breakfast Thursday, May 19

To be Honored at Alibi Breakfast Thursday, May 19
BALTIMORE – Jim Duley has been named recipient of the Jerry Frutkoff Memorial Award sponsored by Nikon, to be presented Thursday, May 19 at the Alibi Breakfast at Pimlico Race Course.
Duley’s photo, taken from the first turn looking down the stretch, captures American Pharoah crossing the finish line on a sloppy track and jockey Victor Espinoza raising his right hand triumphantly.

Harry and Snowman Screening to Benefit TAA and Komen Maryland May 11

EQUUS Film Festival Winner’s Tour Part of Big Night at The Senator Theatre
See below for full Film Schedule
BALTIMORE – The Maryland Jockey Club and the Maryland Horse industry Board will play host to a special advance screening of the heart-warming documentary Harry and Snowman as well as selections from the EQUUS Film Festival Winner’s Tour on Wednesday, May 11 at The Senator Theatre.
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