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Eric Head in Jockeys


2009 TV-PG

Pressure-packed, dangerous and highly competitive, the challenge of riding top thoroughbred racehorses also offers outsize rewards to the jockeys who can ride their way to the top and display the dedication to stay there. This Animal Planet series profiles the struggles and triumphs of a group of jockeys riding for a living at Santa Anita Racetrack in Southern California. A few of them are destined for glory; all have compelling stories to tell.