THURSDAY AT 11: The oldest jockey at Churchill Downs

Published: Apr. 30, 2018 at 9:45 PM EDT|Updated: May. 2, 2018 at 1:58 PM EDT
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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - He started riding when Ronald Reagan was elected President. No one can trump his longevity.

Fifty-seven-year old Jon Court not only keeps riding, but he keeps winning as well.

Court will be on the track on Oaks and Derby days at Churchill Downs.

He recently told WAVE 3 News his secrets to staying in the saddle, and why he continues to do it after nearly four decades.

Catch the full interview on WAVE 3 News on Thursday at 11 p.m.

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