Remembering Eight Belles

A photographic tribute to Eight Belles.

A tribute to the courageous Eight Belles.

Photo: Skip Dickstein

On her way to victory in the Honeybee Stakes at Oaklawn Park.

Photo: Coady Photography

Eight Belles (right) coming down the stretch in the Honeybee Stakes.

Photo: Coady Photography

Eight Belles in the Honeybee Stakes.

Photo: Coady Photography

Eight Belles in the Honeybee Stakes.

Photo: Coady Photography

Eight Belles wins the Honeybee Stakes at Oaklawn Park on March 16, 2008.

Photo: Coady Photography

Eight Belles in the Fantasy Stakes at Oaklawn Park.

Photo: Coady Photography

Eight Belles on her way to victory in the Fantasy Stakes.

Photo: Coady Photography

Eight Belles wins the Fantasy Stakes at Oaklawn Park on April 6, 2008. From there she would head to Louisville for the 134th Kentucky Derby.

Photo: Coady Photography

Eight Belles and her exercise rider prepare for the big race at Churchill Downs.

Photo: Anne M. Eberhardt

Eight Belles and her trainer Larry Jones make a trip around the track.

Photo: Skip Dickstein

Eight Belles and her trainer Larry Jones.

Photo: Rick Samuels

Eight Belles at Churchill Downs with her trainer Larry Jones.

Photo: Alexander Barkoff

Trainer Larry Jones knew he had a special horse in Eight Belles.

Photo: Rick Samuels

Eight Belles performed brilliantly in her workouts leading up to the 2008 Kentucky Derby.

Photo: Anne M. Eberhardt

Eight Belles made an outstanding trip around the track finishing as the runner-up of the 134th Kentucky Derby.

Photo: Skip Dickstein

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