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Kentucky photographer and sports writer Rick Capone pens a book about Old Friends. Photo by Rick Capone

Rick Capone pens book on Old Friends

Kentucky photographer Rick Capone, who has captured hundreds of gorgeous images of ex-racehorses frolicking at Old Friends Equine, has now found the words to describe the amazing undertaking to create the world-renowned home for retired Thoroughbreds. In his new book, History of Old Friends, A Home for Retired Thoroughbreds, Capone tells the story of Michael Blowen’s farm. In addition, he includes biographies of the farm’s famous residents, including Sunshine and Creator, the first two residents to be flown from Japan to the sprawling retirement facility. In this week’s Clubhouse Q&A, Capone discusses his background, the book, and his inspiration for […]