BEHIND THE LENS | by Tod Marks

Countdown to Saratoga: 2 days to go

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Today we look at familiar, even famous, faces in the Saratoga crowd.

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Jockey turned agent Angel Cordero.

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Trainer Angel Penna, left, and owner Martin Schwartz.

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Bob, Jill, and son, Bode, Baffert.

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Barclay Tagg, center, and Funny Cide.

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Trainer Bill Mott.

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Trainers Billy Turner and Allen Jerkens.

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D. Wayne Lukas.

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Trainer Tony Dutrow.

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Trainer Todd Pletcher and jockey John Velazquez.

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Tammy Fox, exercise rider and wife of trainer Dale Romans, and Archie.

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Trainer Steve Asmussen.

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Trainer Stanley Hough.

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Exercise rider and valet Simon Harris.

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Trainer Shug McGaughey.

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Sheikh Mohammed.

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 Trainer Seth Benzel.

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Sam "the bugler" Grossman.

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Trainer Rudy Rodriguez.

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Starter Roy Williamson.

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Trainer Ronnie Werner.

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Trainer Roger Attfield.

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Trainer Rick Violette.

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Blacksmiths Ray Amato Sr. and Jr.

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Allen and Elizabeth Jerkens.

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Assistant trainer Aimee Dollase.

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Trainers Eddie Keneally, left, and Dallas Stewart.

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Trainer Dale Romans.

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Trainer Tom Bush and Get Stormy.

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Trainer George Weaver.

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Javier Castellano.

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Trainer Graham Motion.

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NYRA blacksmith Joe Campbell.

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Trainer Jimmy Jerkens.

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Julien Leparoux.

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Cousins John and Mike Veitch.

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Trainer Larry Jones.

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Trainer Kieran McLaughlin.

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Trainer Leah Gyarmati and Diligent Gambler.

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Trainer Marty Wolfson.

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Trainer Mike Hushion.

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Marylou Whitney and John Hendrikson.

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Trainer Nick Zito.

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Trainer Mike Maker.

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Trainer Rick Schosberg.

Long-time racing photographer Tod Marks has been a part of The Saratoga Special and Steeplechase Times for years, and a racing fan for even longer. See his work online, and check this space regularly. His View from the Rail Photo Gallery will be a weekly part of thisishorseracing.com. 

Comments

  • Anne Friday, 09 August 2013

    Thank you so much for these...have read about all (well, most) of these folks but could not put a face to the name....printed this out for when I FINALLY get to Saratoga!!

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