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Author Topic: Whatever happened to...?  (Read 771 times)
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« on: November 22, 2005, 03:28:58 PM »

I just came across these message boards.   Was a huge harness fan several years ago (early to mid 90's) - went away to school and just moved back to Chicago.  I followed the racing from a far and it looks like alot of the names are the same but there are a few that I wondered whatever happened to....

1.   Gerald Longo.   I was a huge fan of his whip (wrapped around the head).   I hit my first daily double with him hitting both ends at Sportsman's.

2.  Claude Spann.   Funny story, I was in the booth with Tony Salvaro once on a Night at the Races for my high school and Salvaro goes "Watch Spann go to the lead like he's running from the cops"   

3.  Dan Knox - Have to guess he retired.
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« Reply #1 on: November 22, 2005, 03:34:21 PM »

Longo is still aound.I think he is driving one in the 4th tonight at Balmoral?
Spann not sure I know who that is
Danny Knox passed away...
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