The Running Of The 137th Kentucky Derby

137th Kentucky Derby
137th Kentucky Derby
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 07: Singer Jordin Sparks attends the 137th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 7, 2011 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)
137th Kentucky Derby
137th Kentucky Derby
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 07: A detail of a fan holding a mint julep during the 137th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 7, 2011 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
137th Kentucky Derby
137th Kentucky Derby
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 07: Eric Williams looks on in the paddock area during the 137th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 7, 2011 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
137th Kentucky Derby
137th Kentucky Derby
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 07: Ky Col. Charles M. Matasich looks on during the 137th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 7, 2011 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)
137th Kentucky Derby
137th Kentucky Derby
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 07: Jockey Julien R. Leparoux, riding Karma Shield (the #10 horse in the third race is escourted out of the paddock area during the 137th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 7, 2011 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)
137th Kentucky Derby
137th Kentucky Derby
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 07: Fans party and gather in the infield during the 137th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 7, 2011 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)
137th Kentucky Derby
137th Kentucky Derby
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 07: A detail of a hat with a pin on it which reads "Talk derby to me!" during the 137th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 7, 2011 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
137th Kentucky Derby
137th Kentucky Derby
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 07: Fans watch a race on a video screen in the paddock area during the 137th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 7, 2011 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
137th Kentucky Derby
137th Kentucky Derby
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 07: Horses run down the front stretch as they race during the third race on the day of the 137th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 7, 2011 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
137th Kentucky Derby
137th Kentucky Derby
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 07: Fans play on a slip and slide as they party in the infield during the 137th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 7, 2011 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)
137th Kentucky Derby
137th Kentucky Derby
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 07: Fans gather and party in the infield during the 137th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 7, 2011 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
137th Kentucky Derby
137th Kentucky Derby
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 07: Fans gather and party in the infield during the 137th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 7, 2011 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
137th Kentucky Derby
137th Kentucky Derby
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 07: A fan looks on from the stands while she wears her derby hat during the 137th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 7, 2011 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)
137th Kentucky Derby
137th Kentucky Derby
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 07: A fan looks on from the stands while she wears her derby hat during the 137th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 7, 2011 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)
137th Kentucky Derby
137th Kentucky Derby
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 07: A detail of drinks, including Mint Juleps, are seen in a vendor's try during the 137th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 7, 2011 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
137th Kentucky Derby
137th Kentucky Derby
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 07: A fan looks on from the stands while she wears her derby hat during the 137th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 7, 2011 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)
137th Kentucky Derby
137th Kentucky Derby
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 07: A fan looks on from the stands while she wears her derby hat during the 137th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 7, 2011 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)
137th Kentucky Derby
137th Kentucky Derby
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 07: Jockey Calvin Borel, riding Twice the Appeal #3, is escourted onto the track for the running of the 137th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 7, 2011 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)
137th Kentucky Derby
137th Kentucky Derby
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 07: Jockey John Valazquez, riding Animal Kingdom #16, leads the field across the finish line to win the 137th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 7, 2011 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)
137th Kentucky Derby
137th Kentucky Derby
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 07: Jockey John Valazquez, riding Animal Kingdom #16, celebrates winning the 137th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 7, 2011 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
John R. Velazquez atop Animal Kingdom (#
John R. Velazquez atop Animal Kingdom (#
John R. Velazquez atop Animal Kingdom (#16) runs in first place toward the finish line to win the 137th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky on Saturday, May 7, 2011. AFP PHOTO/LUKE SHARRETT (Photo credit should read LUKE SHARRETT/AFP/Getty Images)
137th Kentucky Derby
137th Kentucky Derby
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 07: Jockey John Valazquez, riding Animal Kingdom #16, celebrates with the roses winning the 137th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 7, 2011 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
137th Kentucky Derby
137th Kentucky Derby
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 07: Jockey John Valazquez, riding Animal Kingdom #16, celebrates with the roses winning the 137th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 7, 2011 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
137th Kentucky Derby
137th Kentucky Derby
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 07: Jockey John Velazquez, riding Animal Kingdom #16, runs down the front stretch towards the finish line to win the 137th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 7, 2011 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)
John R. Velazquez (#16) atop Animal King
John R. Velazquez (#16) atop Animal King
John R. Velazquez (#16) atop Animal Kingdom crosses the finish line in first place to win the 137th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky on May 7, 2011. AFP PHOTO / LUKE SHARRETT (Photo credit should read LUKE SHARRETT/AFP/Getty Images)
137th Kentucky Derby
137th Kentucky Derby
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 07: Jockey John Valazquez with the trophy in the winner's circle as he is surrounded by family after he rode Animal Kingdom #16 to victory in the 137th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 7, 2011 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
137th Kentucky Derby
137th Kentucky Derby
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 07: Trainer H. Graham Motion celebrates with the trophy in the winner's circle as he is surrounded by family after his hirse Animal Kingdom riden by John Velazquez won the 137th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 7, 2011 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
137th Kentucky Derby
137th Kentucky Derby
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 07: Jockey John Valazquez, riding Animal Kingdom #16, celebrates winning the 137th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 7, 2011 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
Jesus L. Castanon atop Shackleford leads
Jesus L. Castanon atop Shackleford leads
Jesus L. Castanon atop Shackleford leads the pack around the first turn during the running of the 137th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky on May 7, 2011. John R. Velazquez atop Animal Kingdom came from behind to finish first place, winning the 137th running of the Kentucky Derby. AFP PHOTO / LUKE SHARRETT (Photo credit should read LUKE SHARRETT/AFP/Getty Images)
137th Kentucky Derby
137th Kentucky Derby
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 07: Animal Kingdom #16, with jockey John Velazquez up, races ahead of the pack to win the 137th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 7, 2011 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
John R. Velazquez (#16) atop Animal King
John R. Velazquez (#16) atop Animal King
John R. Velazquez (#16) atop Animal Kingdom runs in first place toward the finish line to win the 137th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky on May 7, 2011. Velazquez was scheduled to ride Uncle Mo but switched to Animal Kingdom after Uncle Mo was scratched from the lineup. AFP PHOTO / LUKE SHARRETT (Photo credit should read LUKE SHARRETT/AFP/Getty Images)
John R. Velazquez (L) celebrates atop An
John R. Velazquez (L) celebrates atop An
John R. Velazquez (L) celebrates atop Animal Kingdom after winning the 137th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky on May 7, 2011. Velazquez was scheduled to ride Uncle Mo but switched to Animal Kingdom after Uncle Mo was scratched from the lineup. AFP PHOTO / LUKE SHARRETT (Photo credit should read LUKE SHARRETT/AFP/Getty Images)
137th Kentucky Derby
137th Kentucky Derby
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 07: Jockey John Velazquez, riding Animal Kingdom #16, celebrates winning the 137th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 7, 2011 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)
137th Kentucky Derby
137th Kentucky Derby
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 07: Jockey John Velazquez, riding Animal Kingdom #16, celebrates winning the 137th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 7, 2011 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)
137th Kentucky Derby
137th Kentucky Derby
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 07: Trainer H. Graham Motion celebrates with the trophy in the winner's circle after his hirse Animal Kingdom riden by John Velazquez won the 137th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 7, 2011 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)
John R. Velazquez is seen with a bouquet
John R. Velazquez is seen with a bouquet
John R. Velazquez is seen with a bouquet of roses atop Animal Kingdom in the winner's circle after winning the 137th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky on May 7, 2011. Velazquez was scheduled to ride Uncle Mo but switched to Animal Kingdom after Uncle Mo was scratched from the lineup. AFP PHOTO / LUKE SHARRETT (Photo credit should read LUKE SHARRETT/AFP/Getty Images)
137th Kentucky Derby
137th Kentucky Derby
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 07: The horses break from the starter's gate at the start of the 137th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 7, 2011 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
(Credit: LUKE SHARRETT/AFP/Getty Images)
John R. Velazquez holds a rose atop Anim
John R. Velazquez holds a rose atop Animal Kingdom in the winner's circle after winning the 137th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky on May 7, 2011. Velazquez was scheduled to ride Uncle Mo but switched to Animal Kingdom after Uncle Mo was scratched from the lineup AFP PHOTO / LUKE SHARRETT (Photo credit should read LUKE SHARRETT/AFP/Getty Images)
(Credit: LUKE SHARRETT/AFP/Getty Images)
137th Kentucky Derby
137th Kentucky Derby
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 07: The horses break from the starter's gate at the start of the 137th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 7, 2011 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
137th Kentucky Derby
137th Kentucky Derby
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 07: Jockey John Velazquez, riding Animal Kingdom #16 crosses the finish line on way to winning the 137th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 7, 2011 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)
137th Kentucky Derby
137th Kentucky Derby
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 07: Jockey John Velazquez, riding Animal Kingdom #16 crosses the finish line on way to winning the 137th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 7, 2011 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)
137th Kentucky Derby
137th Kentucky Derby
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 07: Jockey John Velazquez, riding Animal Kingdom #16, celebrates winning the 137th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 7, 2011 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)
137th Kentucky Derby
137th Kentucky Derby
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 07: The field runs down the front stretch to start the 137th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 7, 2011 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)
137th Kentucky Derby
137th Kentucky Derby
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 07: Horses are paraded by fans in the paddock area during the 137th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 7, 2011 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
137th Kentucky Derby
137th Kentucky Derby
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 07: The field rounds turn one during the 137th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 7, 2011 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
137th Kentucky Derby
137th Kentucky Derby
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 07: Jockey John Velazquez, riding Animal Kingdom #16, races towards the finish line to win the 137th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 7, 2011 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Travis Lindquist/Getty Images)
(Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
137th Kentucky Derby
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 07: (L-R) Jockeys Corey Nakatani, riding Nehro #19, Patrick Valenzuela, riding Comma to the Top #6 and Jesus L. Castanon, riding Shackleford #14, lead the field through turn four during the 137th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 7, 2011 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
(Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
137th Kentucky Derby
137th Kentucky Derby
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 07: (L-R) Jockeys Jockey John Velazquez, riding Animal Kingdom #16, Corey Nakatani, riding Nehro #19, Patrick Valenzuela, riding Comma to the Top #6 and Jesus L. Castanon, riding Shackleford #14, lead the field through turn four during the 137th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 7, 2011 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
(Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
137th Kentucky Derby
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 07: Jockey Jesus L. Castanon, riding Shackleford #14, during the 137th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 7, 2011 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
(Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
137th Kentucky Derby
137th Kentucky Derby
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 07: The horses break from the starter's gate at the start of the 137th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 7, 2011 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
137th Kentucky Derby
137th Kentucky Derby
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 07: Jockey Jon Court, riding Archarcharch #1, is escourted onto the track by an outrider for the running of the 137th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 7, 2011 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)
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