John Velazquez Named Newest Ambassador for Jockeys & Jeans

Posted by Press Release on 06/08/2021

JUNO BEACH, FL—JUNE 7, 2021—The committee of Jockeys and Jeans are proud to announce the latest addition to our lineup of Ambassadors. John Velazquez needs no introduction as there is no one in racing who has not heard of or has seen Johnny compete. 

Johnny is not only one of the top Jockeys in the world and has won over 6000 races in his storied career, Johnny is also the Chairman of the Board for the Jockeys Guild and serves on the board of the PDJF. He has has also won the Eclipse award and is in Hall of Fame. 

Being a Jockeys and Jeans Ambassadors is one of the highest honors our organization can bestow on a person and we take it very seriously," said Jockeys and Jeans President Barry Pearl. "Johnny has promised to represent us to the racing community and we are very proud to have him on board." 

The role of a Jockeys and Jeans Ambassador is as follows: 

Jeans Ambassadors represent Jockey and Jeans to racing management, owners and trainers and other jockeys. They are our good will ambassadors and help us in many areas such as; discussions with racing management which will help us secure new and exciting places to hold our event. They will help with securing other outstanding jockeys and our brothers and sisters who have suffered career ending injuries to come and be guest at our events. And last but not least they will help us if possible with our fund raising efforts. 

Jockey & Jeans welcomes Johnny V aboard! 

For more information about Jockeys and Jeans please contact: Barry Pearl - 717-503-0182 or email [email protected].

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