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"They are the best. They work hard, show up prepared, follow instructions, have insane natural talent, give excellent feedback, and treat everyone with respect. They are leaders and stars."
"What’s scary about these guys is that they still aren’t in their prime"
"The Ortiz brothers are the fiercest competitors. They compete at the same level as LeBron, Brady, and Tiger without the publicity of ESPN. They risk their life and career every day to ride an 1100 lb. animal on a saddle the size of a Frisby. These boys make some of the most insane moves in sports worthy of "the play of the day"!"
IRAD ORTIZ JR. - WINS
JOSE L ORTIZ - WINS
Irad Ortiz Jr.
2018 & 2019 Eclipse Award Winner
Irad Ortiz Jr. was born in Trujillo Alto, Puerto Rico on August 11, 1992.
In 2019, Irad Ortiz Jr. not only became the first jockey to surpass the $30 million mark with $34,109,019 *record, he left the previous mark behind in a cloud of dust.
José L. Ortiz
- Award Winner 2018 ESPY Award as Best Jockey
2017 Eclipse Award Winner
José L. Ortiz was born in Trujillo Alto, Puerto Rico on October 2, 1993.
“We’ve always competed, trying to beat each other. It’s still fun. We’re still very close. We share the same corner in the jockey’s room in New York and when we get done racing, he usually stops by my house, just about every day.”