9781589807525

Randy Romero's Remarkable Ride

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  • ISBN13:

    9781589807525

  • ISBN10:

    1589807529

  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 3/1/2010
  • Publisher: Pelican Pub Co Inc
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Summary

Former horse jockey Randy Romero, winner of the Breeders' Cup, is a Louisiana sports legend still well loved in racing circles today. In 1985 he was at the top of his game, ranked number two in the country. This gripping biography covers the triumphs and tragedies in his exciting career, until his retirement in 1999.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsp. 9
Still Ridingp. 13
Cajun Sensationp. 21
The Art of Living Dangerouslyp. 33
Art Imitating Lifep. 43
Better and Betterp. 47
Moving Upp. 51
Winning Everywherep. 55
Ups and Downsp. 61
California Dreamin'?p. 73
On Firep. 77
The King of Louisiana Makes Connectionsp. 89
New York, New Yorkp. 105
Once in a Lifetimep. 109
Winning On-Track and Offp. 123
A Game of Inchesp. 133
The Magical Fillyp. 139
Repercussionsp. 161
Oh, Brotherp. 171
A Grand Goodbyep. 189
Agent Romerop. 193
Is This the End?p. 197
Juicedp. 207
Still Kickingp. 215
Appendixp. 223
Indexp. 231
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