Derby week photos foxsports Oct 20, 2016 at 4:58p ET Splash Down A horse runs in the mud at Churchill Downs Tuesday, May 3, 2011, in Louisville, Ky. Back to nature Exercise rider Louie Feliciano takes Kentucky Derby hopeful Watch Me Go out to graze. Waiting their turn Uncle Mo, left, and Stay Thirsty patiently wait for their chance to gallop around the Churchill Downs track Wednesday. Pampering Trainer Nick Zito tends to Dialed In as the colt gets washed down Wednesday. Pants on Fire Under exercise rider Juan Pizzarro, Pants on Fire gallops Wednesday. Work uniform Twinspired is saddled before taking to the track Wednesday. Early risers Horses take to the Churchill Downs track in the pre-dawn hours Wednesday. Plenty of company Animal Kingdom leads the was as several horses gallop at Churchill Downs. Hey, hay! Decisive Moment, in his stable at Churchill Downs, nibbles on some hay. May gray Gloomy skies over the twin spires brought a chilly start to Kentucky Derby week at Churchill Downs. Family affair Jon Court sits on Archarcharch (left) alongside trainer Jinks Fires before the colt's workout Tuesday. Court is Fires' son-in-law. Brilliant Speed indeed Probable Derby starter Brilliant Speed runs on the sloppy Churchill Downs track. Splish, splash Jon Court rides Archarcharch during a morning workout Tuesday. Center of attention Trainer Bob Baffert talks with reporters at his Churchill Downs barn. Baffert trains Kentucky Derby hopeful Midnight Interlude. Foul-weather fans Hard-core horse racing fans brave the rain Monday to watch Kentucky Derby hopefuls exercise. Warm and cozy Santiva rests in his stall after morning exercise at Churchill Downs. Quien es mas Macho? Mucho Macho Man gets full air during a gallop at Churchill Downs. Squeaky clean Midnight Interlude is washed down after a workout Monday. Horse in a blanket A hot walker leads Kentucky Derby hopeful Dialed In around the barn after a Tuesday morning workout at Churchill Downs. Making tracks Exercise rider Faustino Ramos takes Kentucky Derby hopeful Shackleford for a workout in the rain at Churchill Downs on Tuesday. Early bird Kentucky Derby hopeful Watch Me Go, with jockey Freddie Lenclud up, works out on the wet track before sunrise on Monday. On the move Exercise rider Danny Wright takes Kentucky Derby hopeful Soldat for a gallop in the rain at Churchill Downs on Tuesday. All smiles Kentucky Derby hopeful Animal Kingdom gets a bath at Churchill Downs on Tuesday. Workout partners Exercise rider Mike Heera on Kentucky Derby hopeful Mucho Macho Man (left) and jockey Jon Court on Kentucky Derby hopeful Archarcharch go for a gallop on Tuesday. Next Gallery 27 Fashion statements Start Gallery » FOX Fantasy Auto Form a Racing Team, Compete for Prizes Play Now!