Richard Migliore

Richard Migliore
Migliore Leads Expanded NYRA Apprentice Jockey Program

Expanded in scope and now preparing Aqueduct’s apprentice jockeys for long and successful careers in thoroughbred racing, the New York Racing Association (NYRA) apprentice jockey program continues to develop new riders through intensive instruction and one-on-one mentoring. Led by legendary jockey and current NYRA television analyst Richard Migliore, the program works with the support of […]

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After Riding Retirement, Migliore ‘Thrilled’ To Still Be Involved With Racing

A spill in 2010 in which he suffered severe neck and spinal injuries led successful jockey Richard Migliore to announce his retirement from the saddle later that year. But more than five years later, Migliore is still involved with the sport as a television analyst, a mentor to young riders, and a goodwill ambassador with […]

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Migliore Elected to TRF Board of Directors

The Thoroughbred Retirement Foundation elected Richard Migliore to its Board of Directors on Wednesday, October 22. ‘The Mig,’ who won nearly 4,500 races during his 30-year career, is the first jockey to sit on the TRF Board. The addition of Migliore, a longtime TRF supporter and advocate for the humane treatment of off-track Thoroughbreds, augments […]

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Saratoga Jockeys Take on Ice Bucket Challenge for ALS

A portion of Saratoga’s jockey colony took on the latest social media charity craze, dousing themselves in buckets of ice water to raise awareness and funds to fight Lou Gherig’s Disease on Friday. John R. Velazquez, Michael J. Luzzi, Jose L. Ortiz, Manuel Franco, Irad Ortiz, Jr., and television analyst Richard Migliore all took the dousing in […]

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NYRA Releases Discussion on Safety and Integrity

In a special two-part video released today and available on nyra.com, New York Racing Association, Inc. (NYRA) president and CEO Chris Kay and two industry experts discuss the definitive steps being taken to enhance equine safety and ensure the integrity of racing in New York. Moderated by NYRA racing analyst and champion jockey Richard Migliore, […]

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Cluster of Stars named New York-bred Horse of the Year for 2013
Cluster of Stars, Patricia Purdy Earn Top Honors from NY Thoroughbred Breeders

Cluster of Stars, an undefeated multiple Grade 2 winner for Harvey Weinstein’s Turtle Bird Stable, was voted the 2013 New York-Bred Horse of the Year. Honors for the year’s top New York breeder went to Patricia S. Purdy of Ivy League Farm in Ithaca, who bred London Bridge, winner of the Breeders’ Cup Marathon and […]

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Apprentice Taylor Rice Making Big Splash at the Big A

In the midst of a long, cold winter in New York, jockey Taylor Rice has enjoyed a meet-long hot streak at Aqueduct Racetrack, propelling her from relative obscurity to fifth place in the inner-track jockey standings and placing her name alongside some of the best riders in the business. Through Thursday, Rice has compiled a […]

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‘The Mig’ to Appear on Fox Sports 1’s ‘Crowd Goes Wild’

Richard Migliore, racing analyst for The New York Racing Association, Inc. (NYRA) and former jockey, will appear during a live taping of Fox Sports 1’s new sports entertainment show, Crowd Goes Wild, on Tuesday, March 4. Crowd Goes Wild is hosted by Emmy award winner Regis Philbin, Wall Street Journal sports columnist Jason Gay, former […]

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Migliore, Bray, Wolf Among Those Named to Host New Jockey Club Tour on Fox

Greg Wolf, Richard Migliore, Andy Serling, Simon Bray and Alyssa Ali have been tabbed to handle the on-air duties for The Jockey Club Tour on FOX racing series, which makes its debut on Sunday, February 9, with the Donn Handicap at Gulfstream Park. Wolf will serve as the host while Bray and Serling will handle […]

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NYRA’s National Racing Report Takes Look Back at 2013

As the New Year gets underway at Aqueduct Racetrack, hosts Jason Blewitt, Andy Serling and Richard Migliore take a comprehensive look back at New York’s stars of 2013 on the National Racing Report’s “Year in Review,” available here. From Princess of Sylmar, who began her year with a victory in the Busanda on the Big […]

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