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It’s only one day until the Grand National 2019 and with any luck, there will be 40 runners lining up for the 5.15pm starting time. But, of course, 40 horses need 40 jockeys. They have all now been confirmed despite some changes to the -up over the last couple of days. Lizzie Kelly will make […]

Fresh off the back of two Cheltenham Festival wins, jockey Lizzie Kelly is eyeing up the Grand National fences. The 25-year-old will be on board Tea For Two when the 2019 Grand National rolls around on April 6th. Tea For Two is owned and trained by her mother Jane Williams. And Kelly is relishing the […]

There is no denying the fact that Jockeys have an important role to play in the outcome of a race. Some might argue it is the horse that runs after all, the Jockey merely guides it. So what’s so great about his/her job? But a terrific horse with a poor jockey can’t win a race. […]

It’s that time of year again when we get to see which jockeys will be partnered with which Grand National runners and now we have the full compliment of men and women who will do battle on April 14th. Two that won’t be making an appearance in 2018 are Ruby Walsh and Leighton Aspell who […]