Jul 28, 2021
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Across the Board with Andy Serling

by Ryan Martin

The latest episode of Across the Board with Andy Serling features an interview with trainer Brendan Walsh, who will saddle likely favorite Maxfield in the Grade 1, $1 million Whitney on August 7 at Saratoga Race Course. The podcast is available to stream at https://soundcloud.com/acrosstheboardwithandyserling

Walsh, 48, joined Serling in a wide-ranging interview regarding a variety of topics including his longstanding relationship with prestigious thoroughbred racing and breeding operation Godolphin, the owner-breeder of Maxfield.

A native of County Cork, Ireland, Walsh spoke of his introduction to racing, how he is able to thrive on circuits across the country, and his experiences working for operations worldwide, which include Godolphin as well as Newmarket-based trainer Mark Wallace.

Walsh also discussed his recent successful endeavors in Dubai World Cup undercard events with Plus Que Parfait [2019 Group 2 UAE Derby] and Extravagant Kid, who won this year’s Group 1 Al Quoz Turf Sprint. 

About Across the Board with Andy Serling

Launched in April 2017, Across the Board with Andy Serling is a podcast presented by the New York Racing Association. New episodes of the show will be released in regular installments throughout the year, providing fans and horseplayers with access to the most interesting personalities in racing.

To access the complete ATB episode library please visit: https://soundcloud.com/acrosstheboardwithandyserling.

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