Section: Inside Saratoga
Alan Garcia looks up to Ramon Dominguez as they enter the
paddock area before a race at the Saratoga Race Course.
Dominquez edged out Garcia last year for the most wins by
a jockey and in 2010 they are again leading contenders for
the riding title.
John Velazquez with trainer Tood Pletcher after Roderick
won for them on July 23. Valazquez/Pletcher are each vieing
to regain their places as top jockey and top trainer at
this 2010 Saratoga meet.
Clockers’ hut at the Okalahoma Training Track. These are
the basic tools of their trade—stopwatch, notepad, binoculars,
and pens. Clocked workouts can take place between 5:30 and
10 AM in mornings.
Rice, the 2009 leading trainer at Saratoga Race Course with
21 wins, enters the paddock to saddle and prepare a horse
for a race.