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BattleshipGal Silks


User Since: 6/13/2013
Racing interest:
author and fan
First track attended:
Waterford Park (now Mountaineer Racetrack)
About me/racing interests:
Author of the books "Man o' War: A Legend Like Lightning" and "Battleship: A Daring Heiress, A Teenage Jockey, and America's Horse" (St. Martin's Press).

How did I get into racing?
Always loved horses. When I was a kid, Dad used to clip racing articles from newspapers and "Sports Illustrated" for me.

Favorite racing moment?
Too many to list! Forego's amazing Marlboro Cup (watched on TV) ... running out into the storm to watch Birdstone come into the winner's circle after his Travers win ... Barbaro's Derby ... and many, many more.

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