The Jockeys Guild
Jockey of the Week
is selected each week
by a panel of industry experts.

October 20, 2014
Jose Montano
named
Jockey of the Week

Other News

Take the Quiz!

Take the Quiz!

Take the JockeyTalk Quiz for a chance to win goggles autographed by Hall of Fame jockey John Velazquez. Read More

Stevens says he'll ride in Breeders' Cup

Stevens says he'll ride in Breeders' Cup

Hall of Fame jockey Gary Stevens, a 10-time Breeders Cup winner, will be riding in this year's event at Santa Anita Park, exactly 14 weeks to the day after undergoing total knee replacement surgery July 25. Stevens, 51, will be aboard Sivoliere in the Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf (gr. IT) Oct. 31 for owner Martin Schwartz and trainer Chad Brown. Read More

Garcia not clowning around

Garcia not clowning around

There are pictures of clowns decorating Martin Garcia's new home in the foothills not far from Santa Anita Park – Emmett Kelly hobo-style clowns sharing wall space with equine portraits and handsome silver hammerings of traditional Mexican art. Garcia was asked, as politely as possible, "Hey, jock, what's with the clowns?" Read More

Desormeaux on track for Sunday return

Desormeaux on track for Sunday return

Jockey Kent Desormeaux, who has been out of the tack since suffering a kick from a horse in late September, is projected to return to the saddle on Sunday, according to a Daily Racing Form report. Read More

Maragh forced to miss Breeders' Cup

Maragh forced to miss Breeders' Cup

Jockey Rajiv Maragh confirmed Monday that he will not be able to make it back in time to ride in the Breeders' Cup. Read More

Delahoussaye: Hall of Famer with no regrets

Delahoussaye: Hall of Famer with no regrets

Former Hall of Fame jockey Eddie Delahoussaye will sometimes find himself tuning in to a horse racing show and watching a replay of one of the famous races he rode. His mind is flooded with good memories Read More

Fund established for Saez family

Fund established for Saez family

The Jockeys' Guild has partnered with the Race Track Chaplaincy of America (RTCA) to establish an account for funds for the family of Juan Saez. Read More

Get Back Anne honors Anne Von Rosen

Get Back Anne honors Anne Von Rosen

Get Back Anne, a horse named for injured jockey Anne Von Rosen debuted Sunday at Santa Anita. Read More