SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. — Former jockey Randy Romero, who will be inducted into the National Museum of Racing’s Hall of Fame this summer, will appear for a book signing with author Bill Heller at the Museum on Thursday, August 12 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Romero will be on hand to sign copies of the book “Randy Romero’s Remarkable Ride,” which was written by Heller. In a career that began in 1973 and concluded in 1999, Romero won 4,294 races and compiled purse earnings of $75,264,198. He was the regular rider of Hall of Fame horses Personal Ensign and Go for Wand.
In addition to authoring more than 20 books, Heller is a contributor to Trainer Magazine and Canadian Sportsman. He also handicaps New York Thoroughbred racing for the Daily Gazette. His accolades include an Eclipse Award for writing on Thoroughbred racing, five first-place honors in the American Horse Publications awards, and the William Leggett Breeders’ Cup Award.