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    Behind The Scenes: How Jockeys Train For Big Race

    5min Sports

    by 5min Sports

    As the Del Mar racetrack opens for the season, many are heading down to bet on horses and enjoy socializing with each other. Horse jockeys spend their time at the track racing, but in the months prior, they spend their time training. Mike Smith, a jockey of one of the horses, talks about the training process and what he does when he's nervous.