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Female Jockey Prevalence On The Rise

Female Jockey Prevalence On The Rise

14 Jul, 2011

The number of female jockeys is on the rise throughout Australia despite the sport being traditionally dominated by males.

Port Macquarie jockey Jess Payne believes that people’s perceptions of women jockeys are finally changing to allow them to be more highly respected in the industry.

“We’re starting to get more of a go now and …