Monday, May 28 2012
CHURCHILL DOWNS BARN NOTES Monday, May 28, 2012
KOBISKIE’S CAREER COMES FULL CIRCLE AT CHURCHILL DOWNS – Dane Kobiskie recorded the first win of his riding career aboard Candy and Flowers on June 22, 2005 at Churchill Downs is back beneath the Twin Spires seven years later – but this time as a trainer.
Kobiskie, a 33-year-old native of Wichita, Kan., switched from riding to training in 2008 and has recorded most of his 310 career training wins in Maryland at Laurel and Pimlico. He brought a string of 14 horses to Louisville for the first time and saddled his first winner at Churchill Downs with Virginia Ann in the fifth race on May 2.
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