8th Annual Friends For Michael Day at the Downs

8th Annual Friends For Michael Day at the Downs. Sit in millionaire’s row…be on hand to present the Friends For Michael award to the winning owner & jockey in the FAMOUS CHURCHILL DOWNS WINNER’S CIRCLE  Come have a fun day at the races!!

Tickets limited to only 40 and they are going fast!

Costs:$40 per person
(includes Gate admission, Sky Terrace seating, Buffet lunch w/ tea & water)

Gates open 11:30 a.m. First race 12:40 P.M.

Friends For Michael, Inc. sponsors one of the races and will be in the winner’s circle for trophy presentation to the winning jockey, trainer and/or owner! YOU may get a chance to join us there!!!!

There will be a meal from 11:30 – 1:30 (approx times)
then they will have out veggie trays and desserts later in the afternoon for snacking… so we will have food available most all day!

HOPE TO SEE YOU IN THE WINNERS CIRCLE!!! This is always a fun day!!

Pictures from Past Years

7th Annual FFM Day at Churchill Downs - Winner Circle

14th Annual Friends For Michael 5K Run/Walk and Wheel

14th Annual Friends For Michael 5K Run/Walk and Wheel. USATF KY Association 5k Series (second leg of three races where cash prizes are distributed to USATF qualifying members.) Medals & Trophies are awarded to all winners in each age group.


Again the West Louisville Appreciation, Friends for Michael and Black Cat Chase will be a part of the Kentucky Association (of USA Track and Field) 5k Running Series for Open and Master athletes.

Men & Women who wish to participate and be eligible for prizes in the Kentucky Association 5k Running Series for Open and Masters Women must be members of THE KENTUCKY ASSOCIATION of USATF (USA Track & Field) prior to the race. Runners seeking to become members may do so on line at (http://www NULL.usatf

September 25, 2010 5k LDR Association Series Event

(14th Friends for Michael 5k Run- New Castle, KY)

Henry County High School New Castle, KY

$20 per person ($15 per person before 9/20/2010)

Race Contact: Kelley Woods (502)532-7979 – Cell: (502)706-0065

USATF Kentucky Association Series Prize Money:
KY Association Open Men- 1st $150, 2nd $75, 3rd $25
KY Association Master Men- 1st $75, 2nd $50 3rd $25
KY Association Open Women- 1st $150, 2nd $75, 3rd $25
KY Association Master Women- 1st $75, 2nd $50 3rd $25
USATF Event Total $800


Related Downloads
Click below to download a sign up form:

2010-14th-Annual-5K-Brochure – PDF
2010-14th-Annual-5K-Brochure – DOC

Click here to see the 2009 Results page!

Pictures from Last Year

10th Annual Friends For Michael Golf Scramble & Auction

The 10th Annual Friends For Michael Golf Scramble & Auction



Wednesday, September 15, 2010
(rain date = 22nd)

Henry County Country Club New Castle, KY (502) 845-2375

Registration 7:15 AM (EST) – SHOTGUN START: 8 AM (EST)

FEES: $60 per player/$240 per team – includes green fees, cart rental, soft drinks & water on the course, lunch and door prizes. (inc. lunch by OUR BEST RESTAURANT, green fees, cart, etc)

(bring your own team or be placed on a team)

144 player limit strictly enforced, so return your entry early!!

Putt to WIN a 42" HDTV

MULLIGANS sold at check in for $5 (limit one per golfer).

GENERAL RAFFLE TICKETS are sold for $1 each or 6 for $5

TaylorMade Golf Raffle $10 – Order Now 502-647-0368

Putt to win a 42 Inch Samsung Plasma Flat Screen

Our annual celebrity appearances include…
Denny Crum, Kenny Walker, Jeff Sheppard, Darrell Griffith, Bobby Perry, Mike Pratt, Matt Jones & More…

Featured Auction Items

  • 1 week vacation at 5 BR-Luxury Home in WaterColor, Florida – Pictures and information here (http://www NULL.vrbo
  • 1 Week Condo at SunDestin in Destin, FL (info/pictures (http://www NULL.summer-fun-vacations NULL.htm))
  • 1 Week Condo at St Thomas Square in Panama City Beach, FL (info/pictures (http://www NULL.orbitz
  • Framed autographed John Calipari Print
  • Football autographed by University of Louisville Football Coach Charlie Strong
  • Framed UK Print autographed by former UK Basketball Star Jodie Meeks
  • Overnight Stay and Round of Golf for 2 at Belterra
  • Round of Golf for 4 Including Carts at POLO FIELDS
  • Basketball autographed by former UK star Patrick Patterson
  • Framed autographed Eric Bledsoe Picture
  • Round of Golf for 4 at Nevel Meade
  • Round of Golf for 4 at Covered Bridge
  • 15 Various Sports Related Framed Prints donated by Limited Editions

Related Downloads
Click below to download a sign up form:

2010-FFM-Golf-Scramble-Form – PDF
2010-FFM-Golf-Scramble-Form – DOC

Pictures from Last Year

Motorcycle Rally & Poker Run

Saturday, July 17th 2010

Registration: 11am – Noon

Ride Begins at Noon
Rain or Shine

$10 per vehicle / $5 per passenger
Includes one poker hand per entry

Start & End Location
Harry Hill Park
New Castle, KY

50/50 Raffle!

Smoke Doctors
barbeque and drinks
$6 per person

Open to all cars and motorcycles

3rd Annual “A Legacy Continues” Dinner/Auction

$80 per person

6:30 – 7:30 pm Cocktails & Silent Auction
7:35 pm Dinner Buffet
8:45 pm Live Auction
9:10 pm Check out begins

Reservations accepted until May 15, 2010 (we accept Cash/Check/MC/VISA)
Matthew Brent (502) 608-7649, Linda Berry (502)222-3166 or Stuart Schmidt (502) 327-9285

Hope to see you there!! Feel free to pass this invitation along to your friends and family!

Auction Items!

  • Trip to Denny Crum’s home in Idaho
  • Deluxe Ocean View One Bedroom Suite for 7 nights at Ka’anapali Beach Club (http://kaanapali-beach-club on Maui, Hawaii February 26, 2011 to March 5, 2011
  • 1 week vacation at 5 BR-Luxury Home in WaterColor, Florida – Pictures and information here (http://www NULL.vrbo
  • 1 week vacation at 1 BR Condominium on SunDestin Beach, FL. Sleeps 4. Visit (http://www NULL.sundestinvacations and flip the pages to Unit 414 to see a virtual tour and pictures.
  • 1 Hanley Ramirez (2009 National League Batting Champion) signed baseball bat
  • Autographed Coach Calipari Makers Mark bottle
  • Autographed Coach Calipari basketball
  • DeMarcus Cousins autographed basketball
  • Julius Ervin autographed basketball
  • Bronson Arroyo autographed jersey
  • U of L football autographed by Charlie Strong

Sponsor Information:

$250 Bronze Sponsor includes 2 tickets to dinner
$500 Silver Sponsor Includes 4 tickets to dinner
$1000 Gold Sponsor includes 8 ticket to dinner
$2500 Platinum Sponsor includes 20 tickets to dinner
$5000 Presenting Sponsor includes 40 ticket to dinner

Pictures from 2010:

2010 Auction Items: