Flight of the thoroughbreds
See how race horses travel to various tracks
Updated: March 5, 2013, 2:01 PM ETBy Amanda Duckworth | Special to ESPN.com
Over the next few months, the phrase "Kentucky Derby Trail" will be spoken and written more times than is worth counting. The races run by a popular horse to make his way into the starting gate on the first Saturday in May will be discussed, analyzed and debated. As a horse goes from track to track, it is more than likely he has had to hop a plane or two to get there. Luckily for horses, when they fly, they get to skip some of the headaches we humans face. For instance, they get ...
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