Gary Stevens

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An Epic Distaff

2019-03-13T19:53:17-05:00March 13th, 2019|

    An Epic Distaff   By Jonathan Stettin       There have been many great horse races that turned into epic battles of heart and will. The 2016 Breeders’ Cup Distaff definitely falls into that category by any standards. This race just was not a test of heart, [...]

Gary Stevens Back to the Media

2019-02-08T06:16:50-05:00February 8th, 2019|

Recently retired hall of fame rider Gary Stevens has joined Fox Sports as an analyst for their horse racing coverage. We all know Gary has a knack for that in addition to his good performance in the movie Seabiscuit. Read more about Gary joining Fox here........


2018-12-21T11:52:14-05:00December 21st, 2018|

  The 12 Days of Christmas   By Nick D’Agostino   I was sitting around thinking to myself about all the good the bad and the down-right ugly things we have all endured this year in the Sport of Kings. Seeing how it’s the holidays, I decided to call this [...]


2018-11-26T19:23:01-05:00November 26th, 2018|

                                “Gold medals aren’t really made of gold. They’re made of sweat, determination and a hard-to-find alloy called Guts!” (Dan Gable). Hall of Fame race rider Gary Stevens had the guts. But that’s not all [...]

Lukas Does it Yet Again in Risen Star

2018-02-18T10:20:54-05:00February 18th, 2018|

We have seen D. Wayne Lukas do this so may times for so many years in so many big races. He just fools everyone and in this case even Hall of Fame rider Gary Stevens who didn't travel to the Fair Grounds to ride the colt. Lukas sent Bravazo who [...]

Royal Mo Out

2017-05-14T09:39:52-05:00May 14th, 2017|

Gary Stevens flew to maryland to work Royal Mo for The Preakness, and things started off splendidly with a nice work but ended bad with an injury to the promising colt. Read about Royal Mo's misfortune here....

In The Minority Here

2017-05-11T17:17:19-05:00May 11th, 2017|

I realize I'm in the minority here, and that it is likely never going to happen, but I agree with both Gary Stevens and Mike Smith. That puts me in pretty good company minority and all. I've written several times and have been quoted as saying I prefer the 14 [...]