Author: Jen Perkins

Graded Stakes Double Leads to FoundationDetox.com Jockey of the Week for Drayden Van Dyke

  Winning more graded stakes than any other North American jockey last week, Drayden Van Dyke was voted Jockeys’ Guild Foundation Detox Jockey of the Week for December 30, 2019 to January 5, 2020. The award is voted on by a panel of experts for riding accomplishments by members of the Jockeys’ Guild, the organization which represents more than 950 riders in North America. Jockey of the Week is sponsored by FoundationDetox.com, America’s #1 Equine Toxin Remover. Drayden Van Dyke had two stakes mounts at Santa Anita over the weekend and made the most of them – he swept both stakes...

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Mike Smith Passes Jerry Bailey in Grade 1 Stakes Wins, Honored as FoundationDetox.com Jockey of the Week

After setting a record for most Grade 1 victories, Mike Smith was voted Jockeys’ Guild Foundation Detox Jockey of the Week for December 23-29, 2019. The award is voted on by a panel of experts for riding accomplishments by members of the Jockeys’ Guild, the organization which represents more than 950 riders in North America. Jockey of the Week is sponsored by FoundationDetox.com, America’s #1 Equine Toxin Remover. Voters were unanimous in their decision to honor Mike Smith as Jockey of the Week after the Hall of Fame rider and Triple Crown winning jockey reached a new career milestone. On Saturday...

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Brian Hernandez, Jr. Wins 2,000th Career Race, Voted FoundationDetox.com Jockey of the Week

  Brian Hernandez, Jr. won his 2,000th career race last week and was voted Jockeys’ Guild Foundation Detox Jockey of the Week for December 16-22, 2019. The award is voted on by a panel of experts for riding accomplishments by members of the Jockeys’ Guild, the organization which represents more than 950 riders in North America. Jockey of the Week is sponsored by FoundationDetox.com, America’s #1 Equine Toxin Remover. Brian Hernandez, Jr. started his week just two wins shy of reaching a new career milestone of 2,000 career victories. At the Fair Grounds on Wednesday, he won his only mount of...

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Joe Talamo Reaches 2,000 Career Wins, Named FoundationDetox.com Jockey of the Week

  After reaching a career milestone of 2,000 wins last week, Joe Talamo was voted Jockeys’ Guild Foundation Detox Jockey of the Week for December 9-15, 2019. The award is voted on by a panel of experts for riding accomplishments by members of the Jockeys’ Guild, the organization which represents more than 950 riders in North America. Jockey of the Week is sponsored by FoundationDetox.com, America’s #1 Equine Toxin Remover. Joe Talamo had three mounts scheduled for his first day of riding for the week on Thursday at Los Alamitos, but it only took the first race to roll the odometer...

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Irad Ortiz, Jr. Repeats as Turf Jockey of the Year for 2019

Grapevine, TX – December 9, 2019 – 2018 Turf Jockey of the Year Irad Ortiz, Jr. has defended his title to earn Turf Jockey of the Year for 2019, sponsored by Duralock. The award is voted on by a panel of industry experts who select a Jockey of the Week for JockeyTalk360.com based on weekly riding accomplishments by members of the Jockeys’ Guild, the organization which represents more than 950 riders in North America. Last year’s recipient of the Duralock Turf Jockey of the Year, Ortiz posted strong statistics across the board on this year’s ballot. He led by...

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