Documentary on Ironman Jockey Perry Ouzts

As any horseplayer around the midwest knows, Ohio jockey Perry Ouzts is the ironman in the world of jockeys.  A winner of over 7,200 races, Perry Wayne Ouzts is still going strong at the amazing age of 67.  He has ridden over 50,000 mounts in his long career on the racetrack!  According to Equibase.com jockey Ouzts is winning at a 17-percent clip in 2021.

“If he wanted to he, he could have ridden at any racetrack in the country. He’s as good as anyone out there,” said trainer W.J. Danner.

Related story: The Hall of Fame case for jockey Perry Ouzts

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Ironman Perry Outz Wins 7,142

The ironman Perry Outz won again, scoring his 7,142 career win.  That victory moved him into the 6th position overall for wins by a jockey – an amazing feat by the legendary Ohio rider.

Outz’ win on Friday at Belterra Park was called by track announcer Ed Meyer.