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What it is Like to be a Jockey

What it is Like to be a Jockey

Monday, Apr 1 at 6:30 PM

Duration: 1 hr

What's it really like to be a jockey? Professional jockey Janice L. Blake takes you through the journey of riding races and negotiating the other challenges necessary to win horse races on a professional level. Find out what equipment is used and why, how jockeys are paid, how jockeys stay on the horse going that fast, how jockeys maintain their weight day in and day out, what happens to the horses after they are finished racing, among many other fascinating information known only by a select few. Ask a question and receive another hour of community service. BPY651 

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