Racing

Richard Eramia

Born: June 24, 1979

Oaklawn Record: 

Total Wins: 9 | Stakes Wins: 1

  • Jockey Richard Eramia plans to make Oaklawn his winter base in 2018 after finding success in 2017 when riding on a limited bases. Despite only riding half the meet, he finsihed 12th in the standings with nine wins, including the $150,000 Carousel Stakes aboard Illussion Artist, and $809,000 in earnings. 
  • He most recently finished a clear second in the 2017 Remington Park standings behind jockey Ramon Vazquez. Was also leading rider at Lone Star Park in '17 and among the top five riders at Louisiana Downs where he rode five winners on one card June 21.
  • Rode three winners Nov. 20, 2017 at Remington Park to reach the 2,000-win milestone aboard Conquest Hiosilver. 
  • Earned his first graded stakes win in 2012 aboard Gantry in the Grade 2 Smile Sprint Handicap.
  • Won the 2014 Lone Star Park Handicap (G3) and Texas Mile (G3) with Grand Contender.
  • A native of Uruguay, Eramia began his riding career there and also rode in Argentina and Brazil before moving to the U.S. in the early 2000s. Eramia has also enjoyed success at other Midwest tracks such as Remington Park and Louisiana Downs.