*Jockey David Gall who rode at Fairmount Park from 1959 to 1999 was one of the greatest race riders in the United States. *David won the leading jockey award 14 times at Fairmount. *He was one of a hand full of jockeys to ever win 7 or more races in one day anywhere in the country. *On August 27th, 1966 he was one of three jockeys who finished in the only triple dead heat for the win ever at Fairmount. *David raced in 41,709 races in his career and was the "United States Champion" race rider in 1979 & 1981. *He retired from racing on September 18th, 1999 with a winning record of 7,396 wins. *He was inducted into the Canadian Racing Hall Of Fame in 1993 and on November 14, 2012 was inducted into the St.Louis Sports Hall Of Fame.
David In the winners circle after winning his 7th race of the night
David Gall in the W/C for his 8th win of the night
David and his agent Bob Stanley
Sports Announcer Mike Shannon & General Manager Buster Graham Presenting David With A 3000 Win Banner.
Dave and crew in jockey room after 6000th win
Dave In W/C after another win
David's 7000 Win Sept. 28th 1996
One of the 14 "Leading Jockey Award Presentations" at Fairmount, Nov. 11, 1990