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Alan Garcia (jockey)

Alan Garcia
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Occupation Jockey
Birthplace Lima, Lima Province, Peru
Birth date 2, 1985 (1985-10-02) (age 31)
Career wins Not found
Major racing wins, honours & awards
Major racing wins

Cicada Stakes (2005)
Count Fleet Stakes (2005)
Bernard Baruch Handicap (2007, 2008)
Cliff Hanger Handicap (2007)
Flower Bowl Invitational Stakes (2007)
Fort Marcy Handicap (2007)
Ladies Handicap (2007)
Nashua Stakes (2007, 2008)
New York Breeders' Cup Handicap (2007)
New York Stallion Series (Fifth Avenue Division) (2007)
Noble Damsel Breeders' Cup Handicap (2007)
Stuyvesant Handicap (2007)
Withers Stakes (2007)
Wadsworth Memorial Handicap (2007)
Bold Ruler Handicap (2008)
Colonial Turf Cup (2008)
Alfred G. Vanderbilt Handicap (2008)
Adirondack Stakes (2008)
Jimmy Winkfield Stakes (2008, 2009)
Sands Point Stakes (2008)
UAE Derby (2009)
Nassau Stakes (2009)
Jefferson Cup Stakes (2009)
Poker Stakes (2009)
Coaching Club American Oaks (2009)

American Classics / Breeders' Cup wins:

Belmont Stakes (2008)
Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Turf (2007)
Significant horses
Da' Tara, Funny Cide Regal Ransom

Alan Garcia (born October 2, 1985 in Lima, Peru) is a thoroughbred horse racing jockey. He was Peru's leading apprentice jockey in 2003 and in that same year he began racing in the United States at the Meadowlands Racetrack where he was also the leading apprentice. His father and grandfather were both jockeys in Peru. He is currently single and lives in Westbury, New York. Got his big break in 2007 when he won the Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Turf.

Garcia rode Regal Ransom to a win at the $2 million UAE Derby in Dubai, leading the race from start to finish[1]


  1. Regal Ransom surprises in UAE Derby, espn.com, 28 March 2009, accessed 29 March 2009.

Married February 2010


External links

  1. Belmont win easily jockey's biggest
  1. Second choice pays off


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