Join us from October 26th - November 2nd 2019

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Henrietta Knight Starting from Scratch: How Jockeys become Champions

Monday 28th October
8pm The Beacon

Following her highly successful book The Jumping Game: How National Hunt Trainers Work and What makes them Tick, legendary local trainer Henrietta Knight now turns her attention to the part played by jockeys in this toughest of professions. Having trained three-times Gold Cup winner Best Mate as well as Champion Chaser Edredon, she is ideally placed to explore the background and motivation of our top jockeys, and to identify what inspires them to risk so much in this ‘Sport of Kings’.

£10/£5

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