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Corey S. Nakatani

Corey Nakatani

Born on 10/ 21 in Covina, CA

Currently lives in Pasadena, CA

Height: 5'1'' Weight: 113

Family: Wife, LIsa; children Brittany, Matthew, Austin, Lilah and Taler

Became involved in racing: His dad introduced him

First Win: Blue King at Caliente, Mexico

Greatest Achievement: Sweeping all major older horse races in California with Lava Man and trainer Doug O'Neill

Career Goals: To win the Kentucky Derby

Hobbies: Golf and fishing

Role Models: Tiger Woods and Freddy Couples

Favorite Sport: Horse racing

Favorite Horse Ridden: Lava Man


Starts 1st 2nd 3rd Earnings Winning % In Money %
657 131 109 94 $12977361 20% 51%

 

News:

Has six Breeders' Cup victories, including three consecutive Sprints from 1996-
98: Lit de Justice, Elmhurst and Reraise.

His late father Roy Nakatani, a Japanese American, was born in a World War II
internment camp in Colorado and spent time at Santa Anita when it was a
relocation camp.
Jockeys' Leaderboard: Mount Earnings
1.   Javier Castellano $5,765,931
2.   Mike Smith $4,600,671
3.   Joel Rosario $4,393,216
4.   Rafael Bejarano $4,131,164
5.   Rosie Napravnik $4,006,676
6.   Irad Ortiz, Jr. $3,794,705
7.   Jose L. Ortiz $3,752,721
8.   Luis Saez $3,182,292
9.   Victor Espinoza* $2,992,198
10.   Corey Nakatani $2,891,391
As of 04/14/14
*non-Member
 
 
Jockeys' Leaderboard: Wins
1.   Javier Castellano 119
2.   Russell Baze 109
3.   Rosie Napravnik 89
4.   Antonio Gallardo 86
5.   Ronnie Allen, Jr.* 85
6.   Rafael Bejarano 81
7.   Irad Ortiz, Jr. 81
8.   Edgard Zayas 79
9.   Trevor McCarthy* 74
10.   Ry Eikelberry* 74
As of 04/14/14
*non-Member
 
 
Quarter Horse Jockey Standings: Mount Earnings
1.   Esgar Ramirez $598,024
2.   Omar Reyes $596,844
3.   Jessie Lavario* $581,045
4.   Larry Gamez* $522,419
5.   Jaime Parga Leos* $468,929
6.   Jimmy Dean Brooks $453,578
7.   G. R. Carter $429,315
8.   Oscar Delgado $375,930
9.   Alonso Rivera* $367,670
10.   L. Salvador Martinez $355,151
As of 04/14/14
*non-Member
 
 
Quarter Horse Jockey Standings: Wins
1.   Jessie Levario* 45
2.   John Hamilton 38
3.   Omar Reyes 36
4.   Alfonso Lujan 32
5.   Esgar Ramirez 31
6.   Danny Lavergne 31
7.   Martin Rubalcava 29
8.   Donald Watson* 28
9.   David A. Alvarez* 27
10.   Jimmy Dean Brooks 25
As of 04/14/14
*non-Member
 
 

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