Granddaughter of Hall of Fame jockey Ted Atkinson, on-air analyst Caton Bredar is an award-winning journalist with nearly 30 years of experience. A native of Chicago, Bredar met her husband Doug during her first job at Arlington Park. Over the years, Bredar has held a variety of racing jobs, including being an exercise rider for many trainers including her father, the late Ray Metzler. She also held a trainer’s license and worked as a racing official before turning to broadcasting shortly after college. In addition to racing and news, Bredar has covered professional figure skating, football and show jumping. She also can be heard weekly on XM/SIRIUS Radio. When she’s not doing something racing related, Bredar volunteers as an appointed officer for her sorority, Pi Beta Phi, and is active with CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates). Meet Caton Bredar. She is Horse Racing.