Look, we’re jockeys, and we’re all the same size, right? I’m not afraid of them because they’re guys. They don’t treat me like a girl and I don’t treat them like they’re big guys, because, well, they’re not...
Hey, we’re a family, a one-of-a-kind family, I really believe that... Families sometimes fight. I’ll admit, I’ve had to be pulled off some of the guys a few times."
- Tammi Piermarini, Jockey
Ms. Piermarini has recently earned her 2,000th race win- becoming only the fifth woman in the sport of 'kings' to do so. She recently sat down with the Boston Globe to discuss her long and storied career.