Jerome Guery, a 36-year-old who finished 28th in last year’s Rio de Janeiro Olympics, won the Miami Beach show-jumping event by just six-tenths of a second. He did this on Grand Cru van de Rozenberg, the same horse he rode in Rio.
The 66th running of the Florida Derby on Saturday at Gulfstream Park was won by Always Dreaming a horse owned by Florida Panthers owner Vinnie Viola. Did it make up for the Panthers' disappointing season? "No!," said Viola, but with a smile.