His wife is Kim and they have three sons Anthony, John and James. He is the son of Dick Dutrow who was a trainer at Delaware, Maryland and New York racetracks.
He is an emminent American horse trainer of Thoroughbr ed horse racing. As a boy he helped his father at their barn. After learning the art of conditioni ng horses he got a license of a profession al horse trainer. He got his first win at Delaware Park Racetrack in 1975he carried on working with his father till 1985 and in 1987 he registered his first lone victory.