Todd Pletcher is one of the hottest trainers out there right now. He broke his own record for single season earnings for a trainer in 2007 and reached the 3000 win milestone in 2012.
Trainer Jerry Hollendorfer
Hall of Fame trainer Jerry Hollendorfer got his 6000th win on September 3, 2011, at Golden Gate Fields with Just Tappin It in the 6th race. He has trained many stakes winners and has dominated the northern California tracks for years. Check out his career highlights and stats here.
Trainer Scott Lake
Trainer Scott Lake got his 5000th win on Wednesday December 15, 2010 at Laurel Park with Communicator in the 1st race. He has trained multiple stakes winners in his long career. Check out his career highlights and stats here.
Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert got his 2000th win on December 2, 2010, at Hollywood Park with ? in the ? race. He has trained multiple Breeders' Cup and Kentucky Derby winners in his long career. Check out his career highlights and stats here.
Profile of 5-time Eclipse award winning trainer Bobby Frankel who passed away from complications of lymphoma on Monday, November 16, 2009.
Best of Horse Racing for 2000-2009
2009 will close out the first decade of the new century, so it is time to look back and see who was the best horse racing had to offer over the last ten years. I will take a look at trainers in this part, then jockeys, and finally Thoroughbred race horses.
The past decade has been dominated by three trainers to the point that they are the only ones to win the Outstanding Trainer Eclipse Awar…
Trainer Mark Hennig
Trainer Mark Hennig scored career win number 1000 on November 10, 2007, when his charge Dinner Break won the 6th race at the Meadowlands. Here is more about his career.
Trainer Richard Dutrow Jr.
A profile of trainer Richard Dutrow Jr. who won his 1,000th race on March 3, 2007, when he sent out Kip Deville to victory in the Kilroe Mile at Santa Anita Park.
Trainer Flint "Scotty" Schulhofer
Hall of Fame trainer Flint "Scotty" Schulhofer passed away December 14, 2006, in Florida at the age of 80 after a bout with cancer. Schulhofer trained six champions to seven Eclipse Awards, including Lemon Drop Kid, champion older male in 2000.
Trainer H. Graham Motion
A profile of trainer H. Graham Motion as he wins his 1000th race on November 16, 2006, at Laurel Park.
NTRA Trainer Bios
Search for a bio for just about any trainer from NTRA
Hall of Fame Trainers
Bios and photos from the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame
Trainer on the Kentucky/Louisiana circuit
Profile of trainer Steve Asmussen who broke the single season record for wins on November 20, 2004.
Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert's official site with info about all his horses currently in training including past performances for their starts.
Winner of the trainer Eclipse Award four years in a row. He doesn't have his own site, but this is a nice bio from Gulfstream Park
Phil "P.G." Johnson 1925-2004
Longtime trainer Phil "P.G." Johnson passed away on August 6 at the age of 78. The living legend was a native of Chicago whose training career stretched six decades, capped off by Volponi's win in the 2002 Breeders' Cup Classic.
D. Wayne Lukas
The Hall of Fame trainer who has won over 1000 stakes including the Kentucky Derby four times
Todd Pletcher Racing
The official site for trainer Todd Pletcher with lots of good info.
Thoroughbred trainer on the New York and New Jersey circuit.