Mike Smith watches the plane carrying Zenyatta arrive in Louisville.
Photo: Reed Palmer Photography, Churchill Downs
Stepping off the plane.
Zenyatta gets comfortable for the short van ride to Churchill Downs.
The moment everyone was waiting for, the arrival of Zenyatta.
Photo: Anne M. Eberhardt
The arrival of Queen Zenyatta at Churchill Downs. Shouldn't that be a red carpet?
Zenyatta Jockey Club papers held by Dottie Ingordo-Shirreffs. Yes, it's really her.
Did everybody get their shot?
Time to stretch those long legs.
Practising dance moves for the big show.
Photo: Rick Samuels
Ruler over all she surveys.
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