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Rosario Named Jockey of the Week

By JockeyTalk360 on 07/17/2017 4:18 PM
Joel Rosario led all North American jockeys by total earnings and won one of a limited number of graded stakes races offered last week to be named Jockeys’ Guild Jockey of the Week for July 10 – July 16, 2017.
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Up Coming PDJF Summer Events

By PDJF on 07/17/2017 2:32 PM
The heat is on and with it several summertime activities and events to benefit the Permanently Disabled Jockeys Fund (
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It’s hardly unusual for an apprentice jockey to enjoy great success.

on 07/11/2017 2:27 PM
It’s hardly unusual for an apprentice jockey to enjoy great success.
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Britain: Research Reinforces Need To ‘Treat Jockeys As Elite Athletes’

By Paulick Report on 07/11/2017 10:57 AM
The British Horseracing Authority (BHA) has today announced the publication of the first phases of a number of major research and related education projects to help understand the impact on the physical mental and well-being of riders of a career in
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Gaffalione Ties Gulfstream Record with Seven-Win Day to Earn Jockey of the Week Honors

By JockeyTalk360 on 07/10/2017 3:42 PM
Tyler Gaffalione won a remarkable seven races in a single race card to be named Jockeys’ Guild Jockey of the Week for July 3 – July 9, 2017.
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Tyler Gaffalione Rides Track Record-Equaling Seven Winners

By Gulfstream Park Publicity on 07/05/2017 10:27 AM
Jockey Tyler Gaffalione celebrated the Fourth of July with his own brand of fireworks, riding seven winners Tuesday at Gulfstream Park.
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Albarado Named Jockey of the Week

By JockeyTalk360 on 07/05/2017 10:18 AM
A sweep of three stakes on closing night of the Churchill spring meet earned Robby Albarado the title of Jockeys’ Guild Jockey of the Week for June 26 – July 2, 2017.
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‘All The Little Things’ Take Pino To The Top

By Paulick Report/Chelsea Hackbarth on 06/29/2017 3:11 PM
Jockey Mario Pino recently surpassed Jorge Velasquez to become the ninth winningest rider in North American history, entering the winner's circle for the 6,796th time on June 21 aboard a gelding named “Divined.”
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Nebraskan Jockeys Reunite For PDJF Benefit At Horsemen’s Park

By Paulick Report on 06/28/2017 8:41 AM
Though Ak-Sar-Ben has been shuttered since 1995, the Nebraska oval is still remembered fondly by those who grew up in the shadow of its grandstand.
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Jockey Leandro Goncalves becomes naturalized citizen

By Indiana Grand press on 06/28/2017 8:31 AM
For many born outside the red, white and blue, a lifelong dream is to come to America.
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Interim Management

on 06/28/2017 2:02 AM
During an emergency meeting held on November 15, 2005, members of the Jockeys' Guild Senate elected a new Board of Directors to serve on a temporary basis. A permanent Board will be chosen following the Guild's National Election. The following people make up the present Interim Board of Directors:   Chairman: John Velazquez Vice chairman: Mark Guidry Secretary: Alex Solis ...
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WITH FIVE DAYS REMAINING, FOUR WINS SEPARATE FOUR JOCKS AT SANTA ANITA

By Santa Anita Stable Notes on 06/27/2017 7:51 AM
With five days remaining in Santa Anita’s current Spring Meeting, just four wins separate a quartet of jockeys through 40 racing days
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Richard Eramia Named Jockey of the Week

By JockeyTalk360 on 06/26/2017 12:17 PM
With more wins than any other North American jockey last week and a five-win race day at Louisiana Downs, Richard Eramia was named Jockey of the Week for June 19-25, 2017.
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Castellano, Smith, Velazquez Nominated for ESPY as Best Jockey

By America's Best Racing on 06/22/2017 4:59 AM
Leading riders Javier Castellano, Mike Smith, and John Velazquez have been nominated for the 2017 ESPY Award as Best Jockey, the cable sports television and online network announced today.
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Nik Juarez Named Jockey of the Week

By JockeyTalk360 on 06/20/2017 4:30 AM
Jockey Nik Juarez won five races in a single race card at Monmouth Park and led all North American jockeys by number of wins last week to be named Jockey of the Week for June 12-18, 2017
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Jockey Karamanos Rides 2,000th Career Winner Sunday at Laurel

By Laurel Park Publicity on 06/19/2017 6:55 AM
Journeyman Horacio Karamanos, a perennial leading rider in Maryland since his arrival in 2002, celebrated Father’s Day in style by winning the third race Sunday at Laurel Park for his 2,000th career victory.
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Julien Leparoux, Miguel Mena Record Milestone Victories At Churchill Downs

on 06/16/2017 10:10 AM
Jockey Julien Leparoux, No. 8 in all-time victories at Churchill Downs, rode his 800th winner beneath the Twin Spires in Thursday's third race.
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Meet The New Leading Rider At Indiana Grand

By Paulick Report/Chelsea Hackbarth on 06/14/2017 10:30 AM
Katie Clawson is making history this year at Indiana Grand. The jockey title at the Shelbyville, Ind., track has never been won by a female rider, nor has it ever been won by an apprentice; 20-year-old Clawson is en route to changing both of those statistics.
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Mike Smith Wins Five Stakes and Earns Jockey of the Week Honors

By JockeyTalk360 on 06/12/2017 11:57 AM
Mike Smith won a remarkable five stakes races on a single card at Belmont Park and has been voted Jockey of the Week for June 5-11, 2017.
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Jockeys raise spirits of children at Ronald McDonald House of Long Island

By NYRA Press Box on 06/08/2017 10:34 AM
Smiles and laughter filled the halls of the Ronald McDonald House of Long Island Thursday when five of the New York Racing Association's best jockeys made their annual visit.
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