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Churchill Downs Racetrack, Hour 2

Antiques Roadshow

Churchill Downs Racetrack, Hour 2

Discover first-place finds with ANTIQUES ROADSHOW at Churchill Downs Racetrack, including a 1966 MGM Grinch figure, a Georgian & Victorian mourning jewelry collection, and a Larson Bros. symphonic harp mandolin. Which appraisal is $70,000-$90,000? Watch now.

Chris Briggs – Georgetown College NAIA Championship

Conversations with Champions

Chris Briggs – Georgetown College NAIA Championship

Chris Briggs, Georgetown College's head basketball coach, talks about winning the 2019 NAIA National Championship and how the NAIA fits into the basketball landscape.

Derby Hats

Kentucky Life

Derby Hats

Some are tasteful, some are fashionable, and some are completely over-the-top. They’re Derby hats, and they’re an iconic part of Kentucky Derby Day.

Derby Pie

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Derby Pie

Derby Pie is a chocolatey tradition that has its humble roots in the mid-20th century. It can now be found in freezer cases far and wide, but it was originally the signature dish at a rural inn.

Racing Rivals at Old Friends Farm

Racing Rivals at Old Friends Farm

Former racing rivals enjoy retirement at Old Friends in Georgetown. Kentucky Life meets some of the farm's most famous equine residents.

White Thoroughbreds of Megson Farms

White Thoroughbreds of Megson Farms

Kentucky Life visits Megson Farms, breeders of rare white thoroughbreds, and meets equine movie star, Arctic Bright View.

The Savage Radley

Kentucky Life

The Savage Radley

Murray, Ky., is home to a thriving local music scene. One of the bands that has emerged from that scene is The Savage Radley, a folk trio that honors the southern storytelling tradition through its lyrics.

African-American Jockeys

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African-American Jockeys

Fifteen of the first 28 Kentucky Derbys were won by African-American jockeys. They dominated the early years of Thoroughbred racing in the United States—and they were widely regarded as the best in the world.

Thoroughbred

Thoroughbred

Thoroughbred

Thoroughbred follows a year in the life of this storied horse breed, showcasing its beauty, revealing the people whose lives revolve around the racing industry, and exploring the history and traditions of the Thoroughbred world. This fascinating documentary looks at the Thoroughbred through the eyes of the people who breed, race, sell, and love them. A 2010 KET production.

Track Ponies

Kentucky Life

Track Ponies

At the height of their careers, Thoroughbred racehorses are very fit, very strong, and very young. Keeping them manageable at the track requires the assistance of the calming presence of a more mature equine chaperone. These horses are known as track ponies.