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John Nerud: A Racing Legend Part 3

John Nerud: A Racing Legend Part 3

  • September 11, 2009
  • 15:51

In part 3, John Nerud talks about the rivalry between Dr. Fager and Damascus, and some of the owners and trainers of the 1950s. He also shares his views on the impact of today's mega-stables, the changes the sport has undergone with the growth of the commercial market, and the importance of doing business with honesty and integrity.

John Nerud: A Racing Legend Part 2

John Nerud: A Racing Legend Part 2

  • September 4, 2009
  • 16:02

In the second segment, John Nerud remembers growing up on a Nebraska farm in a family of nine children and riding at country fairs. He also talks about starting out as trainer/exercise rider/groom of his young stable, his big break getting Gallant Man, and many of great horses he trained.

And They're Off: August 26, 2009

And They're Off: August 26, 2009

  • August 26, 2009
  • 16:13

Lenny and Steve are back! Topics include Rachel Alexandra and Jess Jackson, the continued breakdowns at Del Mar, plus a look at the second season of Animal Planet's hit reality program, JOCKEYS.

Comments for Lenny and Steve? Send them to: ato@bloodhorse.com.

2009 Hall of Fame

2009 Hall of Fame

  • August 15, 2009
  • 9:24

Steve Haskin talks with some of the 2009 Hall of Fame inductees including Bob Baffert, Eddie Maple, and Janet Elliot. Plus comments from Silverbulletday's owner, Mike Pegram and Tiznow's jockey, Chris McCarron.

John Nerud: A Racing Legend Part 1

John Nerud: A Racing Legend Part 1

  • August 14, 2009
  • 16:03
A unique three-part video series featuring the legendary trainer, owner, and breeder John Nerud, who at 96 shares keen observations on where racing has been and where its future lies.

Part I: The Hall of Famer talks about the high-profile trainers whose careers he helped start, the need for a national commissioner, the Breeders' Cup, the future of synthetics, and more.

And They're Off: August 12, 2009

And They're Off: August 12, 2009

  • August 12, 2009
  • 15:39

Lenny and Steve are back! Topics include night racing, breakdowns at Del Mar, Rachel Alexandra and Zenyatta, Gio Ponti, and Bob Baffert's Hall of Fame induction.

Comments for Lenny and Steve? Send them to: ato@bloodhorse.com.

Bertrando

Bertrando

  • August 12, 2009
  • 7:34

A look back at the winding career of Bertrando.

Howard Hall

Howard Hall

  • August 12, 2009
  • 7:41

Howard "Gelo" Hall, Jr. has been a horse racing enthusiast for nearly a century. He witnessed the match race between Seabiscuit and War Admiral, spent 19 years as an exercise rider, made an attempt at training horses, and ultimately became a very successful jockey's agent.

Saratoga Sale Preview - 8/9/09

Saratoga Sale Preview - 8/9/09

  • August 9, 2009
  • 7:02

Blood-Horse correspondent Karen Johnson previews the Fasig-Tipton Saratoga Select Yearling sale, plus an interview with Reiley McDonald, owner of Eaton Sales.  Presented by OCD Pellets.