Careless Riding: Irad Ortiz, Jr., Joel Rosario Receive Three-Day Suspensions – Horse Racing News

by Paulick Report Staff|08.24.2022|5:11pm Irad Ortiz Jr. Jockeys Irad Ortiz, Jr. and Joel Rosario have each been handed a three-day suspension for careless riding at Saratoga, reports bloodhorse.com. Both waived their right to appeal. Rosario’s penalty deals with the third race on Aug. 18, in which he piloted Sassy Melissa toContinue Reading

Holly Payne Caravella: Endurance, Sensitivity Make Thoroughbreds Perfect For Three-Day Eventing – Horse Racing News

Holly Payne Caravella, an international eventing competitor and trainer, tells Practical Horseman why she is devoted to the Thoroughbred breed.  Thoroughbreds were ideally suited to the classic three-day eventing format, which included both roads-and-tracks and steeplechases phases in addition to the traditional cross-country, dressage and showjumping. With natural endurance, theContinue Reading