By The Editors
San Francisco Chronicle reporter Julian Guthrie profiles Jess Jackson for the paper. Among other tidbits, Guthrie confirms what many in racing knew about the prominent owner, but never mentioned in the trade press:
Jackson heads back to his car to continue up the mountain, which reaches 3,800 feet. Tall and still athletic, Jackson had a mane of silver hair now gone, the result of a round of chemotherapy completed earlier this year for skin cancer. He says he has been given a clean bill of health.