Martin D. Wolfson

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Marty Wolfson
Occupation Trainer
Born August 3, 1951
Washington, D.C., United States
Career wins not found
Major racing wins

Miami Mile Handicap (1992, 1994, 1999)
Flamingo Stakes (1993)
Ohio Derby (1993)
Princess Rooney Handicap (1995, 1996, 2013)
Ballerina Stakes (1996)
Comely Stakes (1998)
Mac Diarmida Handicap (1998)
Swale Stakes (2004)
Spinster Stakes (2005)
Maker's Mark Mile Stakes (2006)
Calder Derby (2006)
Bonnie Miss Stakes (2008)
Oaklawn Handicap (2009)
Sunshine Millions Classic (2009)
Personal Ensign Stakes (2009)

Breeders' Cup wins:
Breeders' Cup Mile (2006)
Honours
Calder Race Course Hall of Fame (2003)
Significant horses
Miesque's Approval
Forever Whirl

Martin "Marty" D. Wolfson (born August 3, 1951 in Washington, D.C.) is an American Thoroughbred racehorse trainer. He embarked on a professional training career in the early 1970s. He is the son of Louis Wolfson, owner of Florida's Harbor View Farm who won the U.S. Triple Crown in 1978 with two-time American Horse of the Year, Affirmed.

Based at Calder Race Course in Miami Gardens, Florida, where he is a Calder Hall of Fame inductee, Marty Wolfson has conditioned horses for his late father as well as the prominent horsepersons such as Mike Pegram, Charlotte Weber, and Edmund Gann, as well as John Franks and Fred Hooper.

In 2006, Wolfson earned the most important win of his career when Miesque's Approval captured the Breeders' Cup Mile.

Wolfson was featured in the November 1977 issue of Playgirl magazine.

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