Milestone Grade I Victory Leads to Jockey of the Week for Geovanni Franco

By JockeyTalk360 on 03/19/2018 4:46 PM
With a win in the Santa Margarita Stakes (G1) at Santa Anita, Geovanni Franco captured his first Grade 1 stakes victory and was named Jockeys’ Guild Jockey of the Week for March 12 – 18, 2018. The award
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Jockey Lindey Wade Surging to the Wire at Sam Houston Race Park

By Martha Claussen/Paulick Report on 03/14/2018 2:52 PM
Jockey Lindey Wade has shown his knack for well-timed rides and solid closing efforts throughout the 2018 Sam Houston Race Park Thoroughbred meeting.  With three days remaining, the 27-year-old is
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Drayden Van Dyke Shines in Triple Bend to be Named Jockey of the Week

By JockeyTalk360 on 03/12/2018 3:02 PM
On a weekend with multiple graded stakes and Kentucky Derby and Kentucky Oaks points on the line for many, Drayden Van Dyke and his win aboard City of Light in the Triple Bend Stakes earned the
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Speedhorse Magazine Celebrates 50 Years of Serving Quarter Horse Industry

By Speedhorse Magazine on 03/07/2018 9:46 AM
Speedhorse magazine, the premiere publication for the Quarter Horse racing industry, will once again host a bevy of races for Quarter Horses, Paints and Appaloosas.
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Irad Ortiz, Jr. Tops Standings To Pick Up Jockey of the Week Double

By JockeyTalk360 on 03/05/2018 4:49 PM
Any way voters looked at the ballot, Irad Ortiz, Jr. was on top of the standings for all North American jockeys last week and was a clear choice for Jockeys’ Guild Jockey of the Week for February 26 – March 4, 2018. The award is voted on by a panel o
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By JockeyTalk360 on 02/27/2018 1:11 PM
Irad Ortiz, Jr. stood out to voters with his number of victories and total earnings last week to be named Jockeys’ Guild Jockey of the Week for February 20 – 25, 2018. The award is voted on by a panel of
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Veteran Jockey Jose Ferrer Named George Woolf Memorial Award Winner

By Santa Anita Publicity on 02/26/2018 11:27 AM
Jockey Jose Ferrer, a mainstay on the eastern seaboard dating back to 1982, has been selected by a nationwide vote of his peers as the winner of Santa Anita’s 2018 George Woolf Memorial Jockey Award.
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Jockeys Albarado, Nakatani and Perret Finalists for Hall of Fame

on 02/22/2018 11:15 AM
Four racehorses, three jockeys and three trainers account for the 10 finalists selected to the National Museum of Racing’s 2018 Hall of Fame ballot, as chosen by the Museum’s Hall of Fame Nominating Committee. The finalists are: racehorses Blind Luck
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Dylan Davis Ties NYRA Win Record, Honored As Jockey of the Week

By JockeyTalk360 on 02/20/2018 3:31 PM
With a six-win day and strong statistics for the holiday racing week, Dylan Davis was a nearly unanimous choice for Jockeys’ Guild Jockey of the Week for February 12-19, 2018. The award is voted
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For Bisono, 1,000 wins was so nice, he went ahead and did it twice

By Jim Dunleavy/DRF on 02/20/2018 3:01 PM
John Bisono rode his 1,000th winner Saturday – for the second time.
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Dylan Davis Ties NYRA record with six-win effort Sunday

By NYRA Publicity on 02/20/2018 9:37 AM
Jockey Dylan Davis' stellar winter meet continued on Sunday when he tied a New York Racing Association record by posting six wins, including five straight victories to start the card, at Aqueduct Racetrack.
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John Velazquez Named Jockey of the Week

By JockeyTalk360 on 02/12/2018 3:36 PM
John Velazquez led all North American jockeys by earnings and by number of wins to be named Jockeys’ Guild Jockey of the Week for February 5-11, 2018. The award is voted on by a panel of
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Saez Stands Out by Wins, Earning to be Named Jockey of the Week

By JockeyTalk360 on 02/06/2018 1:03 PM
A week after he scored an impressive seven wins in one day at Gulfstream, Luis Saez returned as the leading rider by number of wins and earnings to be named Jockeys’ Guild Jockey of the Week for January 29 – February 4, 2018. The award is voted on by
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Geroux Reflects On Time With Horse of the Year Gun runner

By Fair Grounds Publicity on 02/02/2018 4:02 PM
With 2017 Horse of the Year and Grade I Pegasus World Cup victor Gun Runner’s racing career in the rearview mirror, jockey Florent Geroux took some time to talk about what the horse meant to his riding career and how special he really was.
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By JockeyTalk360 on 01/29/2018 4:36 PM
Florent Geroux rode Gun Runner to his final victory in the Pegasus World Cup and was voted Jockeys’ Guild Jockey of the Week for January 22-28, 2018. Panelists also expressed support and accolades for Luis Saez, with a remarkable number of wins, incl
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By Santa Anita Publicity on 01/25/2018 3:48 PM
There is no question Evin Roman will win an Eclipse Award as the nation’s outstanding apprentice rider of 2017 at the 47th annual awards ceremony tonight at GulfstreamPark in Florida. The lone question is, will the vote be unanimous?
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Luis Saez Rides Record-Tying Seven Winners

By Gulfstream Park Publicity on 01/25/2018 9:24 AM
Leading jockey Luis Saez equaled the record for most wins on a Gulfstream Park program Wednesday, riding seven winners from nine mounts on the 11 race program.
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Castanon Still Learning

By Tampa Bay Publicity on 01/25/2018 9:10 AM
After a recent maiden turf race at Tampa Bay Downs in which “Plan A” went by the wayside when his mount hopped at the start and dropped to last, Jesus Castanon hustled back to the jockeys’ room to watch the replay.
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Jockey Toledo Hopes to Return to Racing in February

on 01/23/2018 9:36 AM
Jevian Toledo, Maryland's leading rider of 2017, is hopeful of returning to action late next month after being injured in a spill during training hours Sunday morning at Laurel Park.
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Take Charge Indy Colt Fastest at OBS Under Tack Show

on 01/22/2018 7:20 PM
Ready to Dance, an unraced 3-year-old son of Take Charge Indy, worked three-eighths of a mile in :32 to post the fastest work at the distance at the under tack show for the Ocala Breeders' Sales' 2018 winter mixed sale.
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