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Emma-Jayne Wilson has been named the 2018 recipient of the Avelino Gomez Memorial Award.

Emma-Jayne Wilson to receive 2018 Avelino Gomez Memorial Award

Emma-Jayne Wilson, who continues to make her mark on the racetrack and in the community, has been named the 2018 recipient of the Avelino Gomez Memorial Award. The 36-year-old jockey has won numerous high-profile awards and races throughout her distinguished…

Gary Boulanger guides Moonlit Promise to victory in the $125,000 La Lorgnette Stakes at Woodbine. Photo by Michael Burns

Boulanger to Receive 2017 Avelino Gomez Memorial Award

Gary Boulanger, one of thoroughbred racing’s most respected and resilient riders, has been named the 2017 recipient of the Avelino Gomez Memorial Award. He’s recorded over 3,400 career wins, including a memorable Queen’s Plate score in 2001 with Sam-Son Farm’s…

Gary Stahlbaum on Afleet. Photo by Michael Burns Photography

Gary Stahlbaum Receives Avelino Gomez Award

Champion jockey Gary Stahlbaum, who won 1,759 career races, has been named the 2016 recipient of the Avelino Gomez Memorial Award. His riding résumé features a Sovereign Award (1980) as Canada’s top rider, nearly 120 lifetime stakes triumphs, including 16…

Quincy Welch was named the 2015 recipient of the Avelino Gomez Memorial Award.

Quincy Welch Named 2015 Recipient of the Avelino Gomez Award

Quincy Welch was named the 2015 recipient of the Avelino Gomez Memorial Award. With 1,855 wins to his name through May 18, including a career-best 173 triumphs in 2004, Welch has maintained his status as one of Canada’s most consistent…

Patrick Husbands has been honoured with the 2014 Avelino Gomez Memorial Award. Photo by Michael Burns Photography

Patrick Husbands Wins 2014 Avelino Gomez Memorial Award

Patrick Husbands, who guided Hall of Fame hero Wando to a memorable Triple Crown score in 2003, has been named the 2014 recipient of the Avelino Gomez Memorial Award. With more than 2700 wins to his name and a staggering…

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Mickey Walls Wins 2013 Avelino Gomez Memorial Award

Mickey Walls, one of Canada’s greatest riding exports, was today named the 2013 recipient of the Avelino Gomez Memorial Award. The coveted Gomez Award is given to the person, Canadian-born, Canadian-raised or regular rider in the country for more than…

Emile Ramsammy, Avelino Gomez Memorial Award

Emile Ramsammy Named 2011 Recipient of Avelino Gomez Memorial Award

Emile Ramsammy, who has been one of North American racing’s most consistent, resilient and successful jockeys, was today named the 2011 recipient of the Avelino Gomez Memorial Award. Born December 11, 1962, Ramsammy first made a name for himself in…

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