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The Laffit Pincay Jr. Award is an honor given annually since 2004 by Hollywood Park Racetrack in Inglewood, California to someone who has served the horse racing industry with integrity, dedication, determination and distinction. Named for retired U.S. Racing Hall of Fame jockey Laffit Pincay, Jr., the award, designed by American sculptor Nina Kaiser, is presented on Hollywood Gold Cup Day, a racecard that features the premier race Pincay won a record nine times.


2017Mike Smith
2016Chris McCarron
2015Victor Espinoza
2014Art Sherman
2013Eddie Delahoussaye
2012John Harris
2011Jerry & Ann Moss
2010Oak Tree Racing Association
2009Merlin Volzke
2008Pete Pedersen
2007Ellwood W. "Bud" Johnston
2006Mel & Warren Stute
2005Noble Threewitt
2004Bob Benoit