Bolt d’ Oro

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BACKSIDE BLURBS

2019-03-07T11:04:00-05:00March 7th, 2019|

  Fountain of Youth runner up Bourbon War will be pointed to the Florida Derby. Global Campaign grabbed a quarter badly in the Fountain of Youth. Will have some time off and is off of the Derby Trail. Jaywalk came out of her fourth place in the Davona Dale just [...]

BACKSIDE BLURBS

2019-03-03T10:19:25-05:00March 3rd, 2019|

  Some backside blurbs to get caught up on the Sport of Kings: Code of Honor redeemed himself with a nice win in the Fountain of Youth. (Nice colt) Hidden Scroll set a fast pace in the Fountain of Youth but did not appear to appreciate being thrown to the [...]

Catching Up On Some News

2018-09-06T10:37:23-05:00September 6th, 2018|

  Whenever Sharp Azteca ran I was concerned. I felt the same about Private Zone while he was racing. Sometimes those "all in" sprinters just run so hard the whole way I worry about them. Maybe it is unfounded and I would like to think so, but I trust my [...]

Bolt d’ Oro & Others Consider Preakness

2018-05-10T09:18:47-05:00May 10th, 2018|

Bolt d' Oro is amongst the horses considering the Preakness. Obviously a lot depends on the status of Kentucky Derby winner Justify. Justify either had scratches or a bruised hoof depending on whether you believe Bob Baffert or Dr. Mary Scolly the director of equine medicine for the Kentucky Horse [...]

Make The Right Moves

2018-04-13T11:23:19-05:00April 13th, 2018|

    In this week's column for AmWager I take a look at jockey agent and jockey decisions on which horses to ride. At times there is a lot more that goes into it than you may think. Read Make the Right Moves here.......

Musical Jockeys

2018-04-10T08:24:15-05:00April 10th, 2018|

It is not rare to see riders jockeying for the best possible Kentucky Derby mount this time of year. It happens frequently. Generally speaking, loyalty, a powerful barn, and the premise of more good mounts plays a big part in many jockey and agent decisions. That is not as true [...]