Alex Brown

@AlexBrownRacing

Author of Greatness and Goodness: Barbaro and his Legacy. Focus on horse racing and horse welfare. Teach marketing, was in MBA Admissions field. Man City fan.

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Woodbine Characters: Hugo Dittfach, hallof fame jock, trainer & gallop guy!

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1766 days ago

Woodbine Characters: Hugo Dittfach, hallof fame jock, trainer & gallop guy!

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Hugod3 1740 days ago

This is my Dad! I hope I am in half as good as shape when I am his age. He is an inspiration to me for what he accomplished. Hustling Hugo, hard work, honesty and a passion for being the best he could be, Hugo Jr., I wish him health, happiness and continu

AlexBrownRacing 1763 days ago

Hugo rode many winners in his day. Lots of jockey titles. He now trains a couple at Woodbine, he gallops them himself. He is 73 years old. He had his first winner of the meet yesterday, on the Queen's Plate undercard!

ntramont 1766 days ago

Hugo Dittfach used to ride my dad's horse -- Alton Lad -- at Woodbine in the mid to late 1960s! Glad to see you're still going strong!