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hello sir, do light weight rider can ride well in the race or a heavier jockeys pushes the horse hard to win the race?

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HI -- YOU HAVE TO MAKE THE WEIGHT WHEN YOU RIDE THE HORSE ACCORDING TO THE CONDITIONS OF THE RACE. A HEAVY EXERCISE BOY IN THE MORNING TRAINING IS GOOD. THERE ARE NO HEAVY JOCKEYS. THE HORSE IS ASSIGNED SO MUCH WEIGHT IN A RACE ACCORDING TO THE CONDITIONS HE HAS, SO THE HORSE WILL RUN WITHIN THE PROPER ASSIGNED WEIGHT BY THE RACING OFFICE.  THANKS Ed Hess

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Ed Hess

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Have trained thoroughbreds for 30 odd years. Have been a licensed trainer for that long of time. I continue to train my race horses and thoroughly enjoy every day.

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Experience: Licensed trainer for over 30 yrs. Have had lots of winners in all different types of races - from bottom claimers to top quality stakes winners. My best money winner was Aristocratic Cross (multiple stakes winner). My best claiming horse was Navajo Family, winner of 12 races in one year. I still enjoy racing a modest stable of horses each year.

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