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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jockey

A jockey is someone who rides horses in horse racing or steeplechase racing, primarily as a .... In Ponca City, Oklahoma, she trained horses for racing, becoming one of the few African-American stable owners in the West. When dissatisfied ...

www.jockeysroom.com/msg4.htm

Apr 21, 2012 ... A lot of people e-mail me with this question, especially young people from the US , in the main. The first thing one can say is that there is no real ...

www.jobmonkey.com/uniquejobs3/horse-jockey

Become a Horse Racing Jockey. Horses are beautiful animals. They are used for all sorts of things, but one of the most glamorous things a horse can do is race.

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Becoming a professional jockey for many horse fans is the ultimate dream. Crossing the finished line and being cheered by the crowd are moments that are re.

www.thestar.com/sports/2011/05/06/how_to_become_a_jockey_in_10_easy_steps.html

May 6, 2011 ... How to become a jockey: first drop out of school, then drop 20 pounds, then ride as many horses as you possibly can.

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To become a thoroughbred horse racing jockey, individuals must know how to ride a horse, understand horse behavior and have racing experience. The most ...

www.foxnews.com/sports/2014/05/02/in-kentucky-derby-race-against-weight-takes-jockeys-to-dark-side.html

May 2, 2014 ... Weight requirements vary from race to race and track to track, but generally horses carry between 112 and 126 pounds, which includes jockey ...

www.nzracing.co.nz/The-Guide/Education/Becoming-a-Jockey.aspx

Apprentice jockeys begin work early in the morning with general stable duties such as mucking out, feeding, grooming, caring for the horses, and getting them ...

nationalcareersservice.direct.gov.uk/job-profiles/jockey

May 5, 2017 ... Careers In Racing has more information about becoming a jockey. ... and are contracted by horse owners and trainers to race their horses.