SMOKIN PASSION makes her 4-year-old debut at the bottom for trainer Jim Penney (8 for 18 with big class-droppers). STORM CITY SLEW debuts at age 4 for trainer Terry Gillihan, who is the best on the backside with older debut runners. FOR VERA has the rail and early speed.
This is from May 26, 2008. Denali was RIGHT FROM THE TRACK when I bought her!!! I thought she was done in September and didn't do anything for a year. I bought her less than 2 months after this! Yikes!!