retirement

‘Knowing When To Retire Your Racehorse’: Free Dr. Patricia Hogan Seminar On Aug. 18

Dr. Patty Hogan will present an educational seminar for horse owners and trainers entitled, “Knowing When To Retire Your Racehorse,” in Saratoga Springs on Friday, Aug. 18. The 90-minute event, hosted by New York Thoroughbred Horsemen’s Association, will be held at the Fasig-Tipton Pavilion, 415 East Ave., beginning at 11 a.m. Trainers and assistant trainers […]

Continue reading
A.P. McCoy Struggling With Retirement: ‘It’s Difficult Not Being Under Pressure’

Twenty times the champion jumps jockey, A.P. McCoy went out at the top of the world when he retired from racing in April of 2015. It seems the 42-year-old is having trouble adjusting to life away from the winner’s circle, according to the Daily Mail. A career perfectionist, McCoy sometimes finds himself wondering if he […]

Continue reading
Racecaller Trevor Denman Announces Retirement From Santa Anita

Trevor Denman, the voice of Santa Anita since 1983, has announced his retirement from The Great Race Place and will not return for the 2015-16 race meet which begins on December 26. “After calling the races for 44 years, 33 at Santa Anita, I have come to the decision that it is time for me […]

Continue reading
Former Woodbine Announcer Dan Loiselle Garners Media Award, Hall Of Fame Induction

After 29 years calling races at Woodbine, and a grand total of 48 years announcing, Dan Loiselle received a well-deserved send-off with both an induction into the Etobicoke Hall of Fame and the Sports Media Canada President’s Award. Loiselle told InsideHalton that “it was great to see so many old friends and the outpouring of […]

Continue reading
Champion Jockey McCoy Closes Out Riding Career

Jockey A P McCoy finished third on the final two mounts of his career after being named champion rider for the 20th time Saturday at Sandown Park. McCoy, who has 4,348 victories in Great Britain and Ireland to his name, guided Mr Mole and Box Office to third-place finishes in Saturday races. The jockey’s last […]

Continue reading
Champion Jockey McCoy To Retire At End Of Season

AP McCoy, a 19-time champion jockey over jumps in Great Britain, announced Saturday that he would retire at the end of the National Hunt season. According to the Racing Post, the announcement came after McCoy won his 200th winner this season aboard Mr Mole. “I want to go while I’m still enjoying racing and while […]

Continue reading
Tom Durkin Announces Retirement From 43-Year Career

Track announcer Tom Durkin, who has been bringing his special brand of excitement to The New York Racing Association, Inc. (NYRA) circuit since 1990, announced today he will call his last race at Saratoga Race Course on August 31, bringing a 43-year career to a close. “I want to thank all of the fans that […]

Continue reading
Sutherland says goodbye to racing

Editor’s note: The following statement was released by retiring jockey Chantal Sutherland. Sutherland finished seventh in the last race of her career on Crushin Hard. To read more about Chantal Sutherland’s retirement, click here. The moment has come where I have decided to announce my retirement from being a professional jockey; I almost can’t believe […]

Continue reading
Twitter Twitter
Paulick Report on Instagram