Jorge Velasquez

Panama

Horse Racing

B: December 28, 1946

Member of the Thoroughbred Horse Racing Hall of Fame

A winner of 6,795 races from 1967 to 1997, Velasquez rode to three second place finishes in the 1978 Triple Crown aboard Alydar behind Affirmed. He won the 1981 Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes with Pleasant Colony.

SUPERSTARS RECORD
EVENT
PLACE POINTS MONEY
EVENT WINS
1977 Preliminary 4
11
11
$1,100
None
TOTALS
11
$1,100
0

PERSONAL BESTS
Tennis
2nd
1977 Preliminary 4
Swimming - 100 Meters
1:35.94
1977 Preliminary 4
Points Scored
11
1977 Preliminary 4


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