Horse Racing/BIG MAC

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hello sir, please watch this race video and tell me how did the jockey ride his stead breaking from stall 3. horse name is BIG MAC and jockey is J H Christopher. sir, i believe that the horse was not galloping on its own as it kept its neck stiff, not stretching at all. am i correct?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VbkulAyKQwY&feature=youtu.be

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HI    I WATCHED THE RACE AND I THOUGHT THE HORSE RAN VERY WELL UNTIL THE VERY END OF THE RACE. HE LOOKS LIKE WHEN TIREING , HE PUT HIS HEAD UP AND WAS ALL OUT TO JUST GET BEAT.USUALL A HORSE THAT PUTS HID HEAD UP HIGH LIKE THAT IS TRYING TO GET MORE AIR.   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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