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  1. In Search of Gulfstream Leading Owner TitleRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2015 | Blood Horse

    Through Feb. 8, the meet's 47th day, White Wabbit had 14 victories from 49 starts, while the Ramseys had 12 wins in 59 starts. Frank Carl Calabrese was third with 10 wins in 47 starts.

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  2. Helmet Tests Revealing for Jockeys' GuildRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Blood Horse

    A series of helmet tests conducted by the Jockeys' Guild have revealed the dangers of riding with a helmet that previously has been involved in a spill and also offered initial evidence that a thin skull cap could help reduce impact to the head during a fall. The Guild talked Tuesday, Jan. 19, at its 75th anniversary assembly in Hollywood, Fla., about the results of tests it conducted at Chesapeake Testing in Belcamp, Md.

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  3. Track Executives Work to Promote JockeysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Blood Horse

    A pair of racetrack executives outlined plans to promote jockeys, and promote horse racing through the use of riders, at this year's Jockeys' Guild Assembly Jan. 19-20 in Hollywood, Fla. president Scott Wells, who also is current president of Thoroughbred Racing Associations, noted the success of Remington advertising campaigns that include riders.

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  4. Guild Continues Concussion Protocol EffortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | Blood Horse

    Jockey Edgar Prado's helmet after he fell and was stepped on by a horse at the current Gulfstream Park meet. Prado suffered a laceration but no serious head injury.

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  5. Jockeys' Guild Aims to Increase PDJF FundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | Blood Horse

    Jockey Ramon Dominguez, whose career ended after suffering brain injury in a 2013 spill, also encouraged more support for the PDJF endowment. With no permanent funding source for the industry's Permanently Disabled Jockeys Fund, the Jockeys' Guild is working to rally more support for its "Dollar Start" effort it hopes soon will pick up more support from horsemen and owners.

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  6. New NTRA Jockey Insurance Program LaunchedRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2015 | Blood Horse

    The National Thoroughbred Racing Association , Lockton Insurance Brokers, and Burns & Wilcox Brokerage have completed development of a new jockey accident coverage insurance program for racetracks that aims to offer enhanced coverage at competitive prices. The new policies are available immediately and representatives from Lockton Insurance Brokers and Burns & Wilcox will be available to discuss the benefits throughout Eclipse Awards weekend in Hallandale Beach, Fla., Jan. 16-18, and during the Jockeys' Guild Assembly in Hollywood, Fla., Jan. 19-20.

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  7. Plans Being Finalized for 75th Guild AssemblyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | Blood Horse

    Thoroughbred and Quarter Horse jockeys from around the country will attend the 75th annual Jockeys' Guild Assembly Jan. 18-20 at the Diplomat Resort & Spa in Hollywood, Fla. "While recognizing the 75th anniversary of the Guild and its accomplishments, we will also focus on the future and priorities moving forward," said Jockeys' Guild national manager Terry Meyocks.

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  8. Jockeys' Guild Announces New Senate MembersRead the original story

    Dec 30, 2014 | Blood Horse

    The Jockeys' Guild announced Dec. 30 that 27 Guild members have been elected to the organization's Senate, including seven new Senate members: Russell Baze, Dennis Carr, Julien Leparoux, Leslie Mawing, Irad Ortiz Jr., Jesus Sanchez, and Elvis Trujillo. Among other responsibilities, the Senate determines the levels of dues and assessments and selects the board members, including chairman.

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  9. Jockeys' Guild Assembly Set for JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | Blood Horse

    Improving race safety will be at the forefront of discussions when the Jockeys' Guild Assembly returns to Hollywood, Fla., Jan. 19-20, 2015. The assembly for Thoroughbred and Quarter Horse members will be held at the Westin Diplomat Resort & Spa, with a cocktail reception Sunday, Jan. 18. The assembly is taking place following the Eclipse Award ceremonies Jan. 17 at In light of the on-track death of apprentice Juan Saez in October as well as other serious on-track injuries, safety issues will be at the forefront of discussions, according to a Guild release.

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