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Governor Fletcher Derby 2005

2005 Governor's Kentucky Derby Celebration

Gov and Mrs. Fletcher 2005Governor Ernie Fletcher and First Lady Glenna Fletcher celebrated Derby Day at festivities in Frankfort and Louisville. The Fletchers welcomed hundreds of visitors to the Governor's Derby Breakfast Saturday morning before making their way to historic Churchill Downs. After the Derby, Governor Fletcher presented the winning trophy to owners Jerry and Ann Moss, trainer John Shirreffs and jockey Mike Smith. The winning horse, Giacomo, was raised at Mills Ridge Farm in Lexington.

 

 

Photos from Derby Day 2005

Lexington, KY: Governor Fletcher presented the Rolex Trophy to Kim Severson, aboard Winsome Adante, at the Rolex Kentucky three-day event on Sunday, May 1, at the Kentucky Horse Park. The Rolex Kentucky three-day event is the only four-star equestrian event in the nation. Severson and Winsome Adante previously won the Rolex Trophy in 2002 and 2004.

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