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2021 Preakness week

Robert Taylor of the Goshen Hunt Club leads the hounds down the track at Pimlico.
(Lloyd Fox / Baltimore Sun)

2021 Preakness week

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Preakness 2021 activities ramp up at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore
Preakness week
race fans line up to to fill out a COVID-19 questionnaire before entering the track at Pimlico Race Course. Pimlico Race Course gets ready for the running of the 146th Preakness Stakes.
race fans line up to to fill out a COVID-19 questionnaire before entering the track at Pimlico Race Course. Pimlico Race Course gets ready for the running of the 146th Preakness Stakes. (Lloyd Fox/Baltimore Sun)
Preakness week
Robert Taylor the huntsman for the Goshen Hunt Club leads the hounds down the track at Pimlico Race Course. Pimlico hill be hosting the 146th running of the Preakness Stakes on Saturday.
Robert Taylor the huntsman for the Goshen Hunt Club leads the hounds down the track at Pimlico Race Course. Pimlico hill be hosting the 146th running of the Preakness Stakes on Saturday. (Lloyd Fox/Baltimore Sun)
Robert Taylor of the Goshen Hunt Club leads the hounds down the track at Pimlico.
Robert Taylor of the Goshen Hunt Club leads the hounds down the track at Pimlico. (Lloyd Fox / Baltimore Sun)
Medina Spirit
Kentucky Derby winner and Preakness entry Medina Spirit races his shadow as he runs on the Pimlico track during a workout Thursday morning.
Kentucky Derby winner and Preakness entry Medina Spirit races his shadow as he runs on the Pimlico track during a workout Thursday morning. (Jerry Jackson/Baltimore Sun)
Ram
Preakness entry Ram (left) ridden by exercise rider Jade Cunningham is accompanied by trainer D. Wayne Lucas after a workout on the Pimlico track Thursday morning.
Preakness entry Ram (left) ridden by exercise rider Jade Cunningham is accompanied by trainer D. Wayne Lucas after a workout on the Pimlico track Thursday morning. (Jerry Jackson/Baltimore Sun)
Rombauer
Preakness entry Rombauer runs on the Pimlico track during a workout Thursday morning.
Preakness entry Rombauer runs on the Pimlico track during a workout Thursday morning. (Jerry Jackson/Baltimore Sun)
Crowded Trade
Preakness entry Crowded Trade looks out from his stall early Wednesday before morning workouts.
Preakness entry Crowded Trade looks out from his stall early Wednesday before morning workouts. (Jerry Jackson/Baltimore Sun)
Crowded Trade
Preakness entry Crowded Trade mugs for the camera while getting a bath Thursday morning at Pimlico.
Preakness entry Crowded Trade mugs for the camera while getting a bath Thursday morning at Pimlico. (Jerry Jackson/Baltimore Sun)
Concert Tour
Preakness entry Concert Tour walks laps around the barn following a workout on the Pimlico track Thursday morning.
Preakness entry Concert Tour walks laps around the barn following a workout on the Pimlico track Thursday morning. (Jerry Jackson/Baltimore Sun)
Ram
Preakness entry Ram (left) ridden by exercise rider Jade Cunningham is accompanied by trainer D. Wayne Lucas after a workout on the Pimlico track Thursday morning.
Preakness entry Ram (left) ridden by exercise rider Jade Cunningham is accompanied by trainer D. Wayne Lucas after a workout on the Pimlico track Thursday morning. (Jerry Jackson/Baltimore Sun)
Rombauer
Preakness entry Rombauer runs on the Pimlico track during a workout Thursday morning.
Preakness entry Rombauer runs on the Pimlico track during a workout Thursday morning. (Jerry Jackson/Baltimore Sun)
Unbridled Honor
Preakness entry Unbridled Honor bobs his head while getting a bath following a workout on the Pimlico track Thursday morning.
Preakness entry Unbridled Honor bobs his head while getting a bath following a workout on the Pimlico track Thursday morning. (Jerry Jackson/Baltimore Sun)
Keepmeinmind
Preakness entry Keepmeinmind is led around the barn before a workout on the Pimlico track Thursday morning.
Preakness entry Keepmeinmind is led around the barn before a workout on the Pimlico track Thursday morning. (Jerry Jackson/Baltimore Sun)
Unbridled Honor
Preakness entry Unbridled Honor is led back to his stall after getting a bath Thursday morning at Pimlico.
Preakness entry Unbridled Honor is led back to his stall after getting a bath Thursday morning at Pimlico. (Jerry Jackson/Baltimore Sun)
Keepmeinmind
Preakness entry Keepmeinmind is led to the track before a workout Thursday morning.
Preakness entry Keepmeinmind is led to the track before a workout Thursday morning. (Jerry Jackson/Baltimore Sun)
Iced Latte
Black-Eyed Susan entry Iced Latte trains on the Pimlico track during a workout Thursday morning.
Black-Eyed Susan entry Iced Latte trains on the Pimlico track during a workout Thursday morning. (Jerry Jackson/Baltimore Sun)
Concert Tour
Preakness entry Concert Tour is bathed following a workout on the Pimlico track Thursday morning.
Preakness entry Concert Tour is bathed following a workout on the Pimlico track Thursday morning. (Jerry Jackson/Baltimore Sun)
Midnight Bourbon
Preakness entry Midnight Bourbon walks laps around the barn following a workout on the Pimlico track Thursday morning.
Preakness entry Midnight Bourbon walks laps around the barn following a workout on the Pimlico track Thursday morning. (Jerry Jackson/Baltimore Sun)
Risk Taking
Preakness entry Risk Taking (right) is led back to the barn following a workout on the Pimlico track Thursday morning.
Preakness entry Risk Taking (right) is led back to the barn following a workout on the Pimlico track Thursday morning. (Jerry Jackson/Baltimore Sun)
Pimlico Race Course
A horse gallops on the track at Pimlico Race Course as horses prepare for the running of the 146th Preakness Stakes.
A horse gallops on the track at Pimlico Race Course as horses prepare for the running of the 146th Preakness Stakes. (Lloyd Fox/Baltimore Sun)
Pimlico Race Course
Leubes Rodriguez a groom for Risk Taking, gives the horse a kiss after a morning bath at Pimlico Race Course. Risk Taking win be running in the 146th Preakness Stakes on Saturday.
Leubes Rodriguez a groom for Risk Taking, gives the horse a kiss after a morning bath at Pimlico Race Course. Risk Taking win be running in the 146th Preakness Stakes on Saturday. (Lloyd Fox/Baltimore Sun)
Pimlico Race Course
Humberto Gomez the exercise rider for Kentucky Derby winner, Medina Spirit on the track at Pimlico Race Course getting ready for the running of the 146th Preakness Stakes on Saturday.
Humberto Gomez the exercise rider for Kentucky Derby winner, Medina Spirit on the track at Pimlico Race Course getting ready for the running of the 146th Preakness Stakes on Saturday. (Lloyd Fox/Baltimore Sun)
Pimlico Race Course
Ram shakes off some excess water during a bath at Pimlico Race Course as the horses get ready for the running of the 146th Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course this Saturday.
Ram shakes off some excess water during a bath at Pimlico Race Course as the horses get ready for the running of the 146th Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course this Saturday. (Lloyd Fox/Baltimore Sun)
Pimlico Race Course
Jose Ramirez paints fencing along the infield as workers prepare Pimlico Race Course for the running of the 146th Preakness Stakes on Saturday.
Jose Ramirez paints fencing along the infield as workers prepare Pimlico Race Course for the running of the 146th Preakness Stakes on Saturday. (Lloyd Fox/Baltimore Sun)
Preakness week
Exercise rider Kelvin Perez leads Preakness horse Crowded Trade around the track at Pimlico Race Course. Crowded Trade is getting ready for the running of the 146th Preakness Stakes at Pimlico on Saturday.
Exercise rider Kelvin Perez leads Preakness horse Crowded Trade around the track at Pimlico Race Course. Crowded Trade is getting ready for the running of the 146th Preakness Stakes at Pimlico on Saturday. (Lloyd Fox/Baltimore Sun)
Pimlico Race Course
Pimlico Race Course will host the running of the 146th Preakness Stakes on Saturday.
Pimlico Race Course will host the running of the 146th Preakness Stakes on Saturday. (Lloyd Fox/Baltimore Sun)
Midnight Bourbon
Exercise rider Roberto Howell leads Midnight Bourbon around the track at Pimlico Race Course. Horses prepare for the running of the 146th Preakness Stakes.
Exercise rider Roberto Howell leads Midnight Bourbon around the track at Pimlico Race Course. Horses prepare for the running of the 146th Preakness Stakes. (Lloyd Fox/Baltimore Sun)
Rombauer
Exercise rider Osman Cedeno rides Rombauer during a morning work out at Pimlico Race Course as the horses continue to prepare for the 146th Preakness Stakes.
Exercise rider Osman Cedeno rides Rombauer during a morning work out at Pimlico Race Course as the horses continue to prepare for the 146th Preakness Stakes. (Lloyd Fox/Baltimore Sun)
Rombauer
Rombauer is escorted back to the barn after a morning work out at Pimlico Race Course as thew horses continue to prepare for the 146th Preakness Stakes.
Rombauer is escorted back to the barn after a morning work out at Pimlico Race Course as thew horses continue to prepare for the 146th Preakness Stakes. (Lloyd Fox/Baltimore Sun)
Post position selection
Jillian Tullock, left, Maryland Jockey Club racing secretary, and Trish Bowman, racing official, select the post positions for Saturday's Preakness Stakes horse race, Tuesday, May 11, 2021, at Pimlico in Baltimore.
Jillian Tullock, left, Maryland Jockey Club racing secretary, and Trish Bowman, racing official, select the post positions for Saturday's Preakness Stakes horse race, Tuesday, May 11, 2021, at Pimlico in Baltimore. (Kevin Richardson/AP)
Post position selection
Acacia Courtney, left, Preakness horse racing host; Jillian Tullock, center, Maryland Jockey Club racing secretary; and Trish Bowman, race official, selecting post positions Tuesday, May 11, 2021, in Baltimore for Saturday's Preakness Stakes horse race.
Acacia Courtney, left, Preakness horse racing host; Jillian Tullock, center, Maryland Jockey Club racing secretary; and Trish Bowman, race official, selecting post positions Tuesday, May 11, 2021, in Baltimore for Saturday's Preakness Stakes horse race. (Kevin Richardson/AP)
Ram
Groom Guadalupe Guerrero bathes Preakness Stakes entry Ram as Jade Cunningham holds the reins following a workout on the Pimlico track Tuesday morning.
Groom Guadalupe Guerrero bathes Preakness Stakes entry Ram as Jade Cunningham holds the reins following a workout on the Pimlico track Tuesday morning. (Jerry Jackson/Baltimore Sun)
Concert Tour
Preakness entry Concert Tour is led to the track for a workout Tuesday morning.
Preakness entry Concert Tour is led to the track for a workout Tuesday morning. (Jerry Jackson/Baltimore Sun)
Risk Taking
Medaglia d'oro colt Risk Taking arrives at Pimlico Tuesday morning in preparation for the 146th Preakness Stakes.
Medaglia d'oro colt Risk Taking arrives at Pimlico Tuesday morning in preparation for the 146th Preakness Stakes. (Jerry Jackson/Baltimore Sun)
Crowded Trade
Medaglia d'oro colt Crowded Trade arrives at Pimlico Tuesday morning in preparation for the 146th Preakness Stakes.
Medaglia d'oro colt Crowded Trade arrives at Pimlico Tuesday morning in preparation for the 146th Preakness Stakes. (Jerry Jackson/Baltimore Sun)
France Go de Ina
Preakness entry France Go de Ina runs on the Pimlico track during workouts Tuesday morning.
Preakness entry France Go de Ina runs on the Pimlico track during workouts Tuesday morning. (Jerry Jackson/Baltimore Sun)
Ram
Preakness entry Ram gets a bath after working out on the Pimlico track Tuesday morning.
Preakness entry Ram gets a bath after working out on the Pimlico track Tuesday morning. (Jerry Jackson/Baltimore Sun)
D. Wayne Lukas
Trainer D. Wayne Lukas watches as his Preakness entry Ram runs on the Pimlico track during workouts Tuesday morning.
Trainer D. Wayne Lukas watches as his Preakness entry Ram runs on the Pimlico track during workouts Tuesday morning. (Jerry Jackson/Baltimore Sun)
Medina Spirit
Preakness entry Medina Spirit is bathed following a walk on the Pimlico track during workouts Tuesday morning.
Preakness entry Medina Spirit is bathed following a walk on the Pimlico track during workouts Tuesday morning. (Jerry Jackson/Baltimore Sun)
Ram
Preakness entry Ram gets a bath after working out on the Pimlico track Tuesday morning.
Preakness entry Ram gets a bath after working out on the Pimlico track Tuesday morning. (Jerry Jackson/Baltimore Sun)
Ram
Preakness entry Ram waits for a bath after working out on the Pimlico track Tuesday morning.
Preakness entry Ram waits for a bath after working out on the Pimlico track Tuesday morning. (Jerry Jackson/Baltimore Sun)
Ram
Exercise rider Jade Cunningham runs Preakness entry Ram on the Pimlico track during workouts Tuesday morning.
Exercise rider Jade Cunningham runs Preakness entry Ram on the Pimlico track during workouts Tuesday morning. (Jerry Jackson/Baltimore Sun)
Medina Spirit
Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit walks around the Stakes Barn with assistant trainer Jimmy Barnes after arriving at Pimlico Race Course Monday.
Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit walks around the Stakes Barn with assistant trainer Jimmy Barnes after arriving at Pimlico Race Course Monday. (Lloyd Fox/Baltimore Sun)
Medina Spirit
Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit relaxes in the Stakes barn after arriving at Pimlico Race Course
Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit relaxes in the Stakes barn after arriving at Pimlico Race Course (Lloyd Fox/Baltimore Sun)
D. Wayne Lukas
D. Wayne Lukas the trainer for Preakness horse, Ram talks with reporters this afternoon.
D. Wayne Lukas the trainer for Preakness horse, Ram talks with reporters this afternoon. (Lloyd Fox/Baltimore Sun)
Preakness week
Exercise rider Jade Cunningham with Preakness horse Ram at Pimlico Race Course. May 10, 2021
Exercise rider Jade Cunningham with Preakness horse Ram at Pimlico Race Course. May 10, 2021 (Lloyd Fox/Baltimore Sun)
2021 Preakness week
Exercise rider Masaki Takano takes Preakness horse, France Go de Ina out for a walk on the track at Pimlico Race Course Monday morning.
Exercise rider Masaki Takano takes Preakness horse, France Go de Ina out for a walk on the track at Pimlico Race Course Monday morning. (Lloyd Fox/Baltimore Sun)
Pimlico COVID-19 vaccine
Ashley Stees an exercise rider at Pimlico Race Course gets her first dose of the Moderna vaccine from Jovan Crocker a registered nurse with Medstar Health.
Ashley Stees an exercise rider at Pimlico Race Course gets her first dose of the Moderna vaccine from Jovan Crocker a registered nurse with Medstar Health. (Lloyd Fox/Baltimore Sun)
Preakness week
D. Wayne Lukas is the trainer for Ram, who is scheduled to run in the Preakness Stakes. May 10, 2021
D. Wayne Lukas is the trainer for Ram, who is scheduled to run in the Preakness Stakes. May 10, 2021 (Lloyd Fox/Baltimore Sun)
COVID-19 vaccinations at Pimlico
Jerry Witte an exercise rider at Pimlico Race Course get his first COVID-19 vaccine. MedStar Health was at the track vaccinating many of the backstretch workers. Jovan Crocker a registered nurse with MedStar Health administered the vaccine.
Jerry Witte an exercise rider at Pimlico Race Course get his first COVID-19 vaccine. MedStar Health was at the track vaccinating many of the backstretch workers. Jovan Crocker a registered nurse with MedStar Health administered the vaccine. (Lloyd Fox/Baltimore Sun)
Preakness week
Preakness horse Ram is at Pimlico Race Course. May 10, 2021
Preakness horse Ram is at Pimlico Race Course. May 10, 2021 (Lloyd Fox/Baltimore Sun)
2021 Preakness week
Exercise rider Masaki Takano takes Preakness horse, France Go de Ina out for a walk on the track at Pimlico Race Course Monday morning.
Exercise rider Masaki Takano takes Preakness horse, France Go de Ina out for a walk on the track at Pimlico Race Course Monday morning. (Lloyd Fox/Baltimore Sun)
2021 Preakness week
The scene at Pimlico Race Course on Monday. Saturday is the running of the 2021 Preakness Stakes.
The scene at Pimlico Race Course on Monday. Saturday is the running of the 2021 Preakness Stakes. (Lloyd Fox/Baltimore Sun)
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