There was a solid pace to run at and Paco rode a great raceUPI Thoroughbred Racing Roundup Nov 10, 2008
We'll take him back to Monmouth this summer, knock on wood, if all goes wellUPI Thoroughbred Racing Roundup Mar 17, 2008
I'm looking forward to trying him at a distance again at the right timeUPI Thoroughbred Racing Roundup Oct 16, 2006
He's found his place on the turf and that's where he'll stayUPI Thoroughbred Racing Roundup Dec 22, 2003
I compare him to the boxer George Foreman. He's an 8-year-old going against a 4-year-oldBest of the Rest wins at Sunshine Millions Jan 25, 2003
Edward "Eddie" Plesa, Jr. (born April 25, 1949 in Seattle, Washington) is a Thoroughbred racehorse trainer and owner. The son of jockey and trainer Edward Plesa, Sr., he is married to Laurie and has three children: Luke, Kyle, and Kelsey. The couple currently reside in South Florida. Eddie Plesa is the brother-in-law to trainer, John Servis.
Eddie Plesa is the son of Italian immigrants and also shares Romanian lineage. His Plesa Racing Stables, is based out of Miami, Florida at Calder Race Course. He also has horses in Ocala, Florida, New York, New Jersey, and Maryland. Plesa's most successful horses include Three Ring, Hey Byrn, and Gottcha Gold, among others.
Among Plesa's famous clientele, one includes Barry K. Schwartz, former CEO of Calvin Klein and Chairman of the NYRA. Plesa is the brother-in-law to trainer, John Servis.