Leah Kilner makes inspiring return to the races at Doomben

Leah Kilner has stunned the Australian racing community by arriving at the Doomben races to be wrapped in a heartwarming embrace of love by her mates outside the jockeys’ room. The seriously injured Queensland apprentice jockey wore a beaming smile as she was wheeled into the races on Saturday by her best mate Bianca Grob. … Read more

Next Jamie Kah or Kayla Crowther? Racing SA unveils three new apprentices

Always on the lookout for the next Jamie Kah or Kayla Crowther, Racing SA has unveiled three new recruits to join its apprentice academy for the 2022-23 season. Rochelle Milnes, Caitlyn Munro and Caitlin Tootell have been selected to join the academy as part of this year’s intake, following in the footsteps of recent high-profile … Read more

Jockey Elissa Meredith taken to hospital after fall at Gunnedah

In a shocking 24 hours for racing in NSW, a second apprentice rider has been airlifted to hospital after suffering head injuries in a race fall. Apprentice jockey Elissa Meredith has been airlifted to Newcastle’s John Hunter Hospital after suffering head injuries in a fall at Gunnedah races on Monday. It was the second shocking … Read more