HRTV: Inside Information - 1/17/08
Date Posted: 1/17/2008 3:33:31 PM
Last Updated: 2/4/2008 3:43:55 PM
HorseRacing TV's "Inside Information" show is a biweekly look at the horses, people and places in the Thoroughbred world. Bloodhorse.com has teamed up with HRTV to bring "Inside Information" to the web.
This episode takes a look at the work of the starting gate crew, who have one of the most dangerous and thrilling jobs on the racetrack. Other features cover the life of jockey Ismael Valenzuela, who paved the way for Latin American riders coming to the U.S., and veterinarian Jeff Blea, who has overcome a debilitating injury to have a successful career. Click on the links below to watch the show.
The most intense job in the business (6:48)
Jockey of the legendary Kelso (5:01)
Turning tragedy into triumph (8:06)
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