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Being AP

Tony McCoy was Champion Jockey for 20 consecutive seasons, a dominance of his field that few sportsmen achieve, and this film records his final season. Here’s a teaser of my review for HeadStuff.org. 150 more words

Talking Movies

Cinema Review - Being AP

“You have to chase the thing you can’t ever catch”, so says one of the most successful and decorated jockeys of all time; AP McCoy. Director Anthony Wonke chronicles the final months of AP’s career as he wrestles with the decision to retire, and pushes the boundaries to become even more successful than he already is. 446 more words


Nico de Boinville in ‘pole position’ to replace Barry Geraghty

By Simon Jackson.

Nico de Boinville is favoured by Betfair to be No.1 jockey for Nicky Henderson after news that Barry Geraghty is leaving to take up the position as retained jockey for J P McManus. 254 more words

Horse Talk

Florida adds offensive lineman transfer T.J. McCoy

Following the spring game, one of the biggest concerns both of Florida and coach Jim McElwain was the lack of depth on the offensive line. 207 more words


Free tickets to Grandstand for Sandown Park's evening meeting on May 21

By Simon Jackson.

Sandown Park is offering free Grandstand tickets to the first 2,000 online bookers for the Experience Sandown Raceday evening meeting on Thursday, May 21. 292 more words


California Chrome amongst 69 entries for £450,000 Coral-Eclipse at Sandown

By Simon Jackson.

Sandown Park has revealed 69 entries for the £450,000 Coral-Eclipse on July 4 that includes the 2014 Kentucky Derby winner California Chrome. 246 more words


Tony McCoy says he will never forget the reception he received at Sandown

By Simon Jackson.

Tony McCoy has said that he will never forget the reception given at Sandown where he was awarded his 20th jockeys’ championship title on the day he retired from race-riding. 350 more words