Calvin Borel

Calvin Borel: 5,000 Wins and Counting.

Calvin Borel celebrates win number 5,000.

Photo: Coady Photography

First Grade I win aboard Free Spirit's Joy in the Super Derby at Louisiana Downs.

Photo: Louisiana Downs

Winning the 1993 Arkansas Derby aboard 108-1 Rockamundo.

Photo: Blood-horse Library

Taking the 1997 Apple Blossom Handicap (gr. I) with Halo America.

Photo: Blood-horse Library

Looking for competition in the 2006 Breeders' Cup Juvenile, as Street Sense came home 10 lengths in front.

Photo: Anne M. Eberhardt

Giving thanks after the Breeders' Cup Juvenile win.

Photo: Dave Harmon

Heading to the post for the 2007 Kentucky Derby aboard Street Sense.

Photo: Anne M. Eberhardt

Bringing home Street Sense in front of Hard Spun in the 2007 Kentucky Derby.

Photo: Skip Dickstein

In the Winner's Circle after the 2007 Derby.

Photo: Anne M. Eberhardt

Smelling the roses.

Photo: Rick Samuels

Summer at Saratoga - winning the 2007 Travers Stakes aboard Street Sense.

Photo: Adam Coglianese

Signing some autographs

Photo: Skip Dickstein

Aboard Street Sense for a work at Monmouth Park.

Photo: Rick Samuels

Celebrating win number 4,500, which came in the 2008 Bashford Manor (gr. III) aboard Screen Your Friend.

Photo: Reed Palmer Photography, Churchill Downs

Collecting His Fifth Falls City Handicap at Churchill Downs in 2008 aboard Miss Isella.

Photo: Reed Palmer Photography, Churchill Downs

Sitting chilly, as Rachel Alexandra takes the 2009 Kentucky Oaks (gr. I) by more than 20 lengths.

Photo: Skip Dickstein

Enjoying the Kentucky Oaks Lilies.

Photo: Skip Dickstein

Completing the Oaks/Derby Double. Bringing home 50-1 Mine That Bird in 2009, the second Derby win for Calvin Borel.

Photo: Anne M. Eberhardt

Congratulations after the 2009 Derby.

Photo: Courtney V. Bearse

A kiss for the Derby trophy.

Photo: Skip Dickstein

and a kiss for the Derby winner, Mine That Bird.

Photo: Skip Dickstein

Another Triple Crown win, this time it's the Preakness with Rachel Alexandra.

Photo: Skip Dickstein

Rachel Alexandra again, this time winning the Haskell Invitational (gr. I) at Monmouth.

Photo: Chad Harmon

Completing a dream season in 2009, piloting Rachel Alexandra to victory in the Woodward Stakes (gr. I).

Photo: Adam Coglianese

Accepting the 2010 George Woolf Memorial Jockey Award at Santa Anita Park.

Photo: Benoit Photo

Just hanging in the paddock.

Photo: Anne M. Eberhardt

Derby Number 3, aboard Super Saver in 2010.

Photo: Anne M. Eberhardt

Derby roses once again.

Photo: Dave Harmon

A hug for WinStar's Elliott Walden.

Photo: Skip Dickstein

Winning the grade III Sycamore on the Keeneland turf aboard old pro Brass Hat.

Photo: Keeneland/coady Photography

On the Derby Trail in 2012, with Take Charge Indy in the Florida Derby.

Photo: Adam Coglianese

Coming home aboard Hezunusal at Oaklawn Park on March 7, 2013. Win number 5,000.

Photo: Coady Photography

The jockey colony at Oaklawn gathers to honor Calvin after win number 5,000.

Photo: Coady Photography

Enjoying some cake after win number 5,000.

Photo: Coady Photography

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