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RussellMesser Silks

RussellMesser

User Since: 2/20/2011
Website:
Racing interest:
Triple Crown. Breeders Cup.
First track attended:
Fairmount Park. Collinsville Ill.
Location:
St. Louis
About me/racing interests:
Hit the track at least once a month. went to my first derby in 75. then 76, Got to see Seattle Slew win it. That was great. Now my Mom and I go every year since 98. The Derby is the only place to be on the first Saturday in May!

How did I get into racing?
My Grandparents took me When I was 5. Been hooked ever since.

Favorite racing moment?
April 3, 2011. Dialed in won the Florida Derby. I hit the exacta, tri and super. Best day at the races ever!! And now I have to add to this with the other horse in the exacta that day. Shackleford wins the Preakness. May 21, 2011. A great year!! Adding another greta Day at The Races. Picked I'll Have Another in Feb. last year to win the Derby. I was there. and Mom says her ears still hurt from me yelling so loud. It was GREAT !!!!