Tim Layden

Fifty years after Diane Crump first rode in the Kentucky Derby, women jockeys continue the fight

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In 1970, Diane Crump broke a barrier by becoming the first woman jockey to ride in the Kentucky Derby. Decades later, it's still there. [more]

Not by choice, but by necessity: Activism halts sports world

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Some athletes and some sports have decided that they are not just athletes, not just entertainers. But activists who are calling for change. [more]

Tiz the Law continues dominant campaign with Travers Stakes win

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Tim Layden explores what Tiz the Law's beautiful win in the Travers Stakes means for the horse racing world and for the everyman cheering him on. [more]