Del Mar Diaries: The Jockeys, ‘Uncovered’
Horse racing jockeys are some of the most finely-tuned athletes in the world. But like all professional athletes, they are people with lives outside of their game. It’s just not that often you get to hear what jockeys are like away from the racetrack.
The Paulick Report went inside the jockey’s room at Del Mar, as the racetrack celebrates its 75th anniversary, to learn more about the riders’ lives when they’re not gunning Thoroughbreds at 40 m.p.h.