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John T. Ward, Jr.
John trained 2001 Kentucky Derby winner Monarchos who ran the second fastest time in the history of the Kentucky Derby, Beautiful Pleasure winner of the1999 Breeders’ Cup Distaff, and Gal in a Ruckus 1995 Kentucky Oaks winner.John has an extraordinary Kentucky Oaks contender in Dancinginherdreams, a nearly white gray filly who demolished the field in the Pocahontas Stakes (GII) at Churchill Downs.
Chavez, a native of Peru, rode Monarchos to victory in the Florida Derby and the 2001 Kentucky Derby. He won the Breeders' Cup Distaff and Sprint in 1999 as well as the Cigar Mile and was awarded the Eclipse Award for Ourstanding Jockey. In 2000 he was awarded the Mike Venezia Memorial Award for extraordinary sportsmanship and citizenship by the New York Racing Association.
John C. Oxley
John's winners include Monarchos who was the 2001 Kentucky Derby winner, 1999 Breeders’ Cup Distaff and Eclipse Award winner Beautiful Pleasure, 1995 Kentucky Oaks winner Gal in a Ruckus, and graded stakes winners Sky Mesa, Dancinginherdreams, Northern Passion, Prospective and Dr. Pleasure. His wife Debby is a part of the stable and campaigns horses under her name as well including stakes winner Darling My Darling. In 1962, John founded an oil and gas exploration firm Oxley Petroleum in Tulsa Oklahoma.
J. D. Squires
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