Plenty of big stars ran (or were based) in the mid-Atlantic in 2014, and our photographers were on the scene. In the gallery below are many of the graded stakes stars who helped make the year special (click to enlarge):
Untapable proved best in the Cotillion at Parx Racing. Photo By Bill Denver / EQUI-PHOTO
Or is this Bayern’s good side? Photo by The Racing Biz.
Imperative takes the Charles Town Classic. Photo by Coady Photography.
Nicky’s Brown Miss takes the Kentucky Downs Juvenile Fillies. Photo by Reed Palmer, courtesy of Savino Capilupi.
Rider Eriluis Vaz and trainer Edward Graham (in tie) celebrate Hardest Core’s Cape Henlopen win.
Miss Behaviour takes the Grade 3 Charles Town Oaks. Photo by Jeff Brammer.
California Chrome makes his way off the van — finally.
Imperative takes the Charles Town Classic. P
Cape Henlopen win photo. Trainer Edward Graham and jock Eriluis Vaz aboard Hardest Core.
California Chrome. Photo by Laurie Asseo.
Belle Gallantey edges away. Photo by The Racing Biz.
The Big Beast’s King’s Bishop win vaulted him to the head of the class. Photo by NYRA/Lauren King.
On to victory for California Chrome. Photo by Laurie Asseo.