...is the owner/trainer of Discreet Lover, 20-1 m/l for the Classic. This is the kind of stuff that should be used to market racing to the public. Make it relatable as a career/life choice. If he gets a hot pace up front, I'll be rooting down the stretch.
What a great interview. It's easy to root for a gentleman like that who clearly loves what he is doing and thinks so highly of his horse. Even though there is a lot of early speed in the Classic, I don't think we'll see the almost suicidal pace that benefitted Discreet Lover in the Woodward.