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Ryan Fogelsonger

Ryan Fogelsonger
Occupation Jockey
Birthplace Portsmouth, Virginia, United States
Birth date May 26, 1981
Career wins 1,100+ ongoing
Major racing wins, honours & awards
Major racing wins
Sonny Hine Stakes (2002)
Challedon Stakes (2002)
Federico Tesio Stakes (2003, 2004, 2006)
Paumonok Handicap (2003)
California Cup Distance Handicap (2003)
California Cup Mile (2003)
Barbara Fritchie Handicap (2004)
Virginia Oaks (2004)
Maryland Million Classic (2005)
Allaire duPont Distaff Stakes (2005)
Safely Kept Breeders' Cup Stakes (2006)
Racing awards
Eclipse Award for Outstanding Apprentice Jockey (2002)
Significant horses

Ryan Fogelsonger (born May 26, 1981 in Portsmouth, Virginia) is an American Champion jockey in the sport of Thoroughbred horse racing.

Based in Maryland, Fogelsonger began riding in 2002 but was late getting started, earning his first win on May 1st at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore, Maryland. He immediately became a consistent winner and on September 18th he rode five winners on a ten-race card at Pimlico Race Course then won five races there again on the October 2nd racecard. At the end of the year, he was voted the Eclipse Award for Outstanding Apprentice Jockey.



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