Maylan Studart has been a professional jockey for over 9 years. A native of Brazil and a jockey since the age of 16, Studart has won 104 races, 134 second place and 160 third place finishes out of 1,743 mounts.
Maylan Studart is a student at the New York Institute of Technology, home of famed journalist and writer John Hanc, and of alumni Patti Ann Browne (Fox News) and John Antioco (Blockbuster Video). She is studying journalism and communications with the goal of becoming a broadcast journalist.
Studart is pursuing a Bachelor's degree in Communications and has proven experience in the field. As a former jockey, Studart assisted the New York Racing Association's public relations team in community outreach events, has held a communications director position for North Shore-LIJ's department of cardiology, and has appeared on several television shows to discuss about the sport of horseracing.