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J. Willard Thompson

Trainer
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Born Mar 30, 1935
Age 79
Hometown United States

J. Willard Thompson is an American Thoroughbred racehorse trainer. A former steeplechase jockey, he won three straight training titles at Monmouth Park Racetrack between 1975 and 1977 and again won in 2001. He also earned back-to-back titles at the Meadowlands Racetrack in 1980 and 1981. Willard Thompson is the co-holder of two major training records at Monmouth Park.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1935 Birth Born in 1935.

FORTIES

1975 40 Years Old A former steeplechase jockey, he won three straight training titles at Monmouth Park Racetrack between 1975 and 1977 and again won in 2001.
1980 45 Years Old He also earned back-to-back titles at the Meadowlands Racetrack in 1980 and 1981. … Read More

LATE ADULTHOOD

1996 61 Years Old In 1996, Thompson was the first recipient of Monmouth Park Racetrack's Virgil W. Raines Distinguished Achievement Award for his dedication to the sport of Thoroughbred racing through exemplary conduct demonstrating professionalism and integrity.
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