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David Bruce: Mishaps Anecdotes

In 1975, Jim White borrowed a skateboard from a friend while preparing for a surfing competition in Hawaii, then badly injured his leg in a fall while skating. For a few weeks, he could not walk—not even with crutches. For … Continue reading

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David Bruce: Mishaps Anecdotes

Photo: Jayne Mansfield with jockeys Johnny Longden, Eddie Arcaro and Willie Shoemaker at Jockeys’ Ball in Los Angeles, Calif., 1957 The greatest jockey ever was Willie Shoemaker, and the jockey who made the biggest blooper ever was also Willie Shoemaker. … Continue reading

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