News About: Jordan Childs

Kathy O’Hara Hoping To Return To The Races Next Week

Kathy O’Hara Hoping To Return To The Races Next Week

3 Dec, 2013

Kathy O’Hara is lucky to be alive after she suffered a nasty fall on Natch Catch in the McGrath Estate Agents Offices Handicap (1400m) but the tough jockey is hoping to return to racing next week.

Kathy O'Hara is looking forward to reuniting with Zaratone in the Razor Sharp Handicap at Royal Randwick on December …

Jordan Childs back in the saddle sooner than expected

Jordan Childs back in the saddle sooner than expected

27 Nov, 2013

Apprentice jockey Jordan Childs is expected to be back riding sooner than expected after doctors ruled out surgery on his two fractured wrist he suffered in a horror fall at Hamilton on Monday.

Jordan Childs,above, riding a winner at Morhpettville, was injured in a fall at Hamilton. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

It was …

Jordan Childs to undergo surgery after Hamilton Fall

Jordan Childs to undergo surgery after Hamilton Fall

26 Nov, 2013

Apprentice Jordan Childs is set to undergo surgery in Melbourne this morning following a horror fall in the second last race of day at Hamilton yesterday.

Peter Mertens, above, and Jordan Childs sustained serous injuries in a fall at Hamilton. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Childs broke both his wrist when his mount Wantara cannoned into …

Two Jockeys in horror fall at Hamilton

Two Jockeys in horror fall at Hamilton

25 Nov, 2013

Senior jockey Peter Mertens and apprentice Jordan Childs were both taken to the local hospital after a horror fall in race seven at Hamilton today.

Peter Mertens, above, and Jordan Childs were taken to hospital after a horror fall at Hamilton. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Mertens was first to be dislodged when Leconi fell then …