Navarro Appealing Post-Race Cocaine Positive at Monmouth: Daily Racing Form 10/20/17

By: Matt Hegarty Two trainers, including Jorge Navarro, have been fined by the New Jersey Racing Commission for positive tests for Class 1 substances in post-race samples of horses under their care, but the commission did not levy suspensions, citing “mitigating circumstances” that point to contamination of the samples. Navarro was fined $2,500 for positive

Navarro Agrees Not to Enter Horses at Delaware Meet: The Daily Racing Form 10/04/17

By: Matt Hegarty Jorge Navarro, the trainer who has been dogged by controversy for the past several years, has agreed not to enter any horses at Delaware Park for the remainder of the track’s meet this year, the state racing commission’s top official said Wednesday. John Wayne, the administrator for racing for the Delaware State

Navarro Cleared to Race at Stronach Tracks: Thoroughbred Daily News 09/27/17

By: Bill Finley Trainer Jorge Navarro will not have to worry about where he is going to race this winter. Tim Ritvo, the chief operating officer of The Stronach Group, reports that the trainer has been cleared to race at Gulfstream and all tracks owned by the Stronach team. Navarro’s status at Gulfstream was, at

Navarro Fine Increased, Gets Banned at Delaware: The Daily Racing Form 09/20/17

By: Matt Hegarty The New Jersey Racing Commission on Wednesday approved a recommendation from the stewards at Monmouth Park that the commission increase a set of fines that had been levied on trainer Jorge Navarro and the owner Randal Gindi, according to the executive director of the commission. The commission voted to increase the fine