Kent Desormeaux

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Sixth Jockey Club/TOBA Owners Conference At Santa Anita 

2019-09-03T15:48:22-05:00September 2nd, 2019|

Sixth Jockey Club/TOBA Owners Conference At Santa Anita    Hosted by Thoroughbred OwnerView and BloodHorse, the sixth Thoroughbred Owners Conference will be held at Santa Anita Park October 28-30, 2019. This innovative and entertaining conference will focus on Thoroughbred ownership with panel discussions from industry experts and social events & [...]

Real Quiet- Indian Charlie

2019-04-29T10:46:06-05:00April 28th, 2019|

  The latest in Mary and Nick's excellent series 'The Other Horse." 1998 – Real Quiet - Indian Charlie By Nick Costa and MaryDixon Reynolds   When Bob Baffert purchased Real Quiet by Quiet American at Keeneland’s yearling sale for Mike Pegram, he described the yearling to Pegram as being [...]

Bourbon and the Deacon

2019-03-04T13:21:17-05:00March 4th, 2019|

    Bourbon and the Deacon at the Derby Bar By Kate Richards          There must be something in the country air, limestone soil and the bluegrass carpet of Kentucky to produce the spirit of a whiskey that is historically all-American. Congress said so in 1964 designating [...]

Desormeaux, Same Old Same Old

2018-08-29T09:57:58-05:00August 29th, 2018|

    Same Old Same Old By John "Ace" DaSilva Kent Desormeaux is one of the best jockeys you will ever see on top of a horse.  The 48-year-old still holds the record for most wins in a year with 598 set in 1989.  He was inducted to the National [...]

My Boy Jack Is In

2018-04-15T09:57:47-05:00April 15th, 2018|

After a wide trip in Louisiana jeopardized his Kentucky Derby points possibly costing him a spot in the gate on the first Saturday in May, My Boy Jack stamped himself in by winning the Lexington at Keeneland. My Boy Jack and jockey Kent Desormeaux were wide in the Lexington as [...]

Moves Being Made

2017-05-23T17:24:55-05:00May 23rd, 2017|

Hall of Fame jockey Kent Desormeaux has hired a new agent, Erick Nelson Arroyo the brother of rider Norberto Arroyo Jr. Nelson hasn't been in California very long but has quickly established himself as one of the top agents on the Southern California circuit. He has been very instrumental in [...]