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Rosie Napravnik poses with her OTTB Old Ironsides, who she calls  Sugar. Photo by

Rosie Napravnik speaks of friends not forgotten

Rosie Napravnik never forgot who her friends were. Especially not those who carried her to victories earned long before she was a household name in racing circles, and before the crew of 60 Minutes trained their spotlight on her, asking how it felt to be among a handful of women ever to race in the Kentucky Derby. Before her 5th place finish at the Derby this year aboard Mylute, and last year’s historic victory at the Kentucky Oaks, as the first female jock to win that race, Napravnik kept an eye out for a dappled gray gelding whose star was […]