JRA's Mizuguchi to ride in Prix Longines Future Racing Stars at Chantilly
JRA rider Yuya Mizuguchi, a 24-year-old native of Ibaraki, has been invited to participate in the fourth Prix Longines Future Racing Stars jockey event at Chantilly Racecourse in France this Sunday, June 14.
The event brings together promising young riders under 25 years of age who have won three or more races but not over 35. Mizuguchi will represent Japan among 13 jockeys from nine countries: Australia, France (two), Germany (two), Great Britain (two), Ireland (two), Japan, South Africa, Turkey and USA.
The event consists of one race on Sunday, June 14, at Chantilly on the day the Prix de Diane (French Oaks) is run at the same venue. The Prix Longines Future Racing Stars will be the 2nd race of nine on the day's card. It is a 1,800-meter turf event, with a post time of 2:30 p.m. local time and carries a purse of 20,000 euros.
Official Race Card (please select Date, Racecourse and Race Number)