Bobby Ussery, Ron Turcotte, & Eddie Delahoussaye

Three jockeys have ridden back-to-back Kentucky Derby winners.  They were Bobby Ussery who was aboard Proud Clarion in1967 and Dancer’s Image who was disqualified for using the drug phenylbutazone in 1968. Forward Pass was awarded first place money;  Ron Turcotte who rode Riva Ridge in 1972 and Secretariat in 1973, and Eddie Delahoussaye who was in the irons when Gata del Sol and Sunny’s Halo crossed the wire first in 1982 and 1983.

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