Michael Ritvo

Birth Date: April 22, 1994
Birth Place: Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

2014 728 123 108 109 $2,679,543
CAREER 728 123 108 109 $2,679,543

2014 SEASON: arrived in the mid-Atlantic in September…won 13 races form 70 mounts during the Laurel Park fall meeting, including a three-win day on Dec. 31…first career winner was aboard Little Daniella at Gulfstream Park (March 23)…had a career-best four victories at Gulfstream West on Aug. 6.

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: father Tim is a former jockey and trainer and is currently the Chief Operating Officer of The Stronach Group…mother Kathy is a Florida-based trainer who became the first female to win the Breeders’ Cup Classic (G1) with Mucho Macho Man in 2013…uncles Nick Petro (jockey) and Mike Petro (trainer) are also in the business…agent is Mark Mace.