The Ultimate Horses & Horse Racing Trivia

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  • 1. 
    Who rode Birdstone in the 2004 Belmont Stakes?
    • A. 

      Edgar Prado

    • B. 

      Stewart Elliott

    • C. 

      Jose Santos

    • D. 

      Jerry Bailey

  • 2. 
    How much did the winner pay to win at the 2004 Belmont Stakes?
    • A. 

      23

    • B. 

      7

    • C. 

      47

    • D. 

      74

  • 3. 
    Which jockey rode some of the finest horses of his era including Seabiscuit?
    • A. 

      Walter Blum

    • B. 

      George M. Woolf

    • C. 

      John L. Rotz

    • D. 

      G. Edward Arcaro

  • 4. 
    Who became the youngest rider to surpass $100 million in earnings,1993?
    • A. 

      Angel Cordero, Jr.

    • B. 

      Gary Stevens

    • C. 

      Earlie Fires

    • D. 

      Ralph Neves

  • 5. 
    Who rode Alydar to second-place finishes behind Affirmed in the Derby, Preakness, and Belmont?
    • A. 

      Steve Cauthen

    • B. 

      Ralph Neves

    • C. 

      Jorge Velasquez

    • D. 

      Jack Westrope

  • 6. 
    Which jockey labeled his 1962 Preakness victory aboard Greek Money a career highlight?
    • A. 

      Angel Cordero, Jr.

    • B. 

      John L. Rotz

    • C. 

      Steve Cauthen

    • D. 

      G. Edward Arcaro

  • 7. 
    Which jockey was a leading rider in the 1920's and had his first winner when he was 15?
    • A. 

      Julie Krone

    • B. 

      John Adams

    • C. 

      Frank Coltiletti

    • D. 

      Jerry Bailey

  • 8. 
    Who was America's leading jockey in 1933?
    • A. 

      Jack Westrope

    • B. 

      Ralph Neves

    • C. 

      John L. Rotz

    • D. 

      Steve Cauthen

  • 9. 
    Which jockey was the leading rider at Calder's winter meetings for five seasons?
    • A. 

      Jacinto Vasquez

    • B. 

      George M. Woolf

    • C. 

      G. Edward Arcaro

    • D. 

      William Shoemaker

  • 10. 
    Who until December of 1999 held the record for lifetime wins?
    • A. 

      William Shoemaker

    • B. 

      John L. Rotz

    • C. 

      Avelino Gomez

    • D. 

      Don Brumfield

  • 11. 
    Which jockey was fatally injured in a spill in the 1980 Canadian Oaks?
    • A. 

      Julie Krone

    • B. 

      Gary Stevens

    • C. 

      Avelino Gomez

    • D. 

      Don Brumfield

  • 12. 
    Who received his jockey's license in 1964 and won his first race at Oaklawn Park?
    • A. 

      Jack Westrope

    • B. 

      Earlie Fires

    • C. 

      Steve Cauthen

    • D. 

      John L. Rotz

  • 13. 
    Which jockey set a record for most stakes won in a single season, 1991?
    • A. 

      Jorge Velasquez

    • B. 

      Angel Cordero, Jr.

    • C. 

      Pat Day

    • D. 

      Frank Coltiletti

  • 14. 
    Who was the leading money winning jockey, 1976, 1982, 1983?
    • A. 

      Angel Cordero, Jr.

    • B. 

      Jerry Bailey

    • C. 

      William Shoemaker

    • D. 

      George M. Woolf

  • 15. 
    Which jockey was named 1977 Sportsman of the Year by Sports Illustrated?
    • A. 

      Angel Cordero Jr.

    • B. 

      Gary Stevens

    • C. 

      Steve Cauthen

    • D. 

      Avelino Gomez

  • 16. 
    Who was nicknamed the "Iola Mite" for his boyhood home in Kansas?
    • A. 

      Jerry Bailey

    • B. 

      John Adams

    • C. 

      Jacinto Vasquez

    • D. 

      Steve Cauthen

  • 17. 
    Which trainer handled champions A.P. Indy, Princess Rooney, Tasso, Hollywood Wildcat, and Fiji?
    • A. 

      Neil Drysdale

    • B. 

      Richard Mandella

    • C. 

      James P. Conway

    • D. 

      Ron Mcanally

  • 18. 
    Which trainer conditioned 29 stakes winners and six champions, including Seabiscuit?
    • A. 

      Lazaro S. Barrera

    • B. 

      James P. Conway

    • C. 

      Tom Smith

    • D. 

      Ron Mcanally

  • 19. 
    Which trainer received the Eclipse Award as Outstanding Trainer in 1981?
    • A. 

      Richard Mandella

    • B. 

      Ron Mcanally

    • C. 

      James P. Conway

    • D. 

      Tom Smith

  • 20. 
    Which trainer set a record in the Breeders' Cup with 13 victories?
    • A. 

      Neil Drysdale

    • B. 

      Tom Smith

    • C. 

      D. Wayne Lukas

    • D. 

      Richard Mandella

  • 21. 
    Which trainer saddled Kotashaan to win the Breeders' Cup Turf and Phone Chatter to win the Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies in 1993?
    • A. 

      Ron Mcanally

    • B. 

      Lazaro S. Barrera

    • C. 

      Richard Mandella

    • D. 

      Neil Drysdale

  • 22. 
    Which trainer 1962 took over training responsibilities for Darby Dan Farm?
    • A. 

      D. Wayne Lukas

    • B. 

      James P. Conway

    • C. 

      Tom Smith

    • D. 

      Lazaro S. Barrera

  • 23. 
    Which trainer coached apprentice jockey Steve Cauthen and Affirmed?
    • A. 

      Tom Smith

    • B. 

      D. Wayne Lukas

    • C. 

      James P. Conway

    • D. 

      Lazaro S. Barrera

  • 24. 
    Who is known in the horse racing world as the NTRA commissioner and CEO?
    • A. 

      Tim Smith

    • B. 

      Louis Wolfson

    • C. 

      Steve Sexton

    • D. 

      John Frosythe

  • 25. 
    Who is the track caller for the New York races at Belmont, Aqueduct and Saratoga?
    • A. 

      Thomas Carey

    • B. 

      Steve Sexton

    • C. 

      Tom Durkin

    • D. 

      Tim Smith

  • 26. 
    Who is the Australian born track announcer?
    • A. 

      Michael Wrona

    • B. 

      Richard L. Duchossois

    • C. 

      Louis Wolfson

    • D. 

      John G. Dooley

  • 27. 
    Who is an Arlington Park track announcer?
    • A. 

      John G. Dooley

    • B. 

      Tom Durkin

    • C. 

      Richard L. Duchossois

    • D. 

      Derrick Davis

  • 28. 
    Who owned race horses Arazi and Cigar?
    • A. 

      Michael Wrona

    • B. 

      Allen Paulson

    • C. 

      Dianne Carpenter

    • D. 

      Eual G. Wyatt Jr.

  • 29. 
    Who is known in horse racing as chairman of Arlington Park since 1983?
    • A. 

      Richard L. Duchossois

    • B. 

      Lynn Stone

    • C. 

      Thomas Carey

    • D. 

      Allen Paulson

  • 30. 
    Who is known in horse racing as a general manager of Hollywood Park?
    • A. 

      Frances Genter

    • B. 

      Randy And Linda Mills

    • C. 

      Marjorie L Everett

    • D. 

      Eual G. Wyatt Jr.