Del Mar Diaries: A Day Like No Other
Del Mar's annual meet has always been a place to see and be seen, but in recent years, its opening day has taken on a life of its own. The first day of the meet attracts some of the biggest crowds on the racing calendar and seemingly boundless energy and creativity.
Opening Day 2013 is in the books, and like the ones before it, it showcased a thrilling card of horse racing, plenty of Haute couture, and a few things you probably won't find anywhere else. Ray Paulick and Scott Jagow plunged head-first into the experience.