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Louisville - Churchill Downs

Churchill Downs is the most famous race track in Kentucky, USA, and one of the most important ones in the United States: the Kentucky Derby takes place here.
Churchill Downs opened officially in 1875 and is also the "Home of the Kentucky Derby.", one the most renowned Thoroughbred horse races.


Breeding these horses is a major factor in the ecomomy of the State of Kentucky.
The are considered one of the best performing breeds in the world. The race horse 'Man o' War' became a world-wide legend and was considered the best race horse in the world.

Churchill Downs in Louisville, KY
Churchill Downs in Louisville, KY



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