Julie Krone

po_Krone-JulieJulieann Louise “Julie” Krone (born July 24, 1963), is a retired American jockey.

In 1993, she became the first woman jockey to win a Triple Crown race when she captured the Belmont Stakes aboard Colonial Affair.

In 2000, she became the first woman inducted into the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame, and in 2003 became the first woman jockey to win a Breeders’ Cup race. She has also been honored by induction into the National Women’s Hall of Fame and Cowgirl Hall of Fame.