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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.

PDJF

Thoroughbred Jockeys' Leaderboard: Mount Earnings
1.   Javier Castellano $13,701,540
2.   Joel Rosario $11,593,137
3.   Irad Ortiz, Jr. $9,036,301
4.   Jose L. Ortiz $8,020,383
5.   John Velazquez $7,733,045
6.   Mike Smith $7,647,014
7.   Victor Espinoza* $6,851,875
8.   Joe Talamo $6,601,932
9.   Jose Lezcano $6,523,703
10.   Rosie Napravnik $6,394,546
As of 07/22/14
*non-Member
 
 
Thoroughbred Jockeys' Leaderboard: Wins
1.   Russell Baze 196
2.   Javier Castellano 190
3.   Paco Lopez 160
4.   Antonio Gallardo 158
5.   Richard Eramia 148
6.   Edgard Zayas 148
7.   Trevor McCarthy* 144
8.   Irad Ortiz, Jr. 144
9.   Ronnie Allen, Jr.* 137
10.   James Graham 130
As of 07/22/14
*non-Member
 
 
Quarter Horse Jockey Standings: Mount Earnings
1.   G. R. Carter $1,871,784
2.   Cody Jensen $1,800,489
3.   Jimmy Dean Brooks $1,545,614
4.   Omar Reyes $1,419,500
5.   Larry Gamez* $1,204,800
6.   John Hamilton $1,195,516
7.   Alfonso Lujan $1,117,183
8.   David A. Alvarez* $1,111,876
9.   Ricky Ramirez $1,104,196
10.   Cruz Mendez $1,049,984
As of 07/22/14
*non-Member
 
 
Quarter Horse Jockey Standings: Wins
1.   John Hamilton 87
2.   G.R. Carter 78
3.   David Alvarez* 72
4.   Cruz Mendez 71
5.   Alfonso Lujan 63
6.   Omar Reyes 61
7.   Danny Lavergne 59
8.   Jimmy Dean Brooks 56
9.   Luis L. Vivanco 55
10.   Cesar DeAlba 55
As of 07/22/14
*non-Member
 
 

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