News About: Kristy Banks

Benefit Golf Day for Kristy Banks

Benefit Golf Day for Kristy Banks

14 Feb, 2012

The racing fraternity are getting behind Kristy Banks with fund raising golf benefit day at the Dalby Golf Club on April 22.

Organisers are hoping 150  people will attend the three man-ambrose event.

Raffles, prizes and a barbeque will be all park of the fun day which is open to the public and will be …

Gold Coast Turf Club Shows Supports For Kristy Banks Appeal

Gold Coast Turf Club Shows Supports For Kristy Banks Appeal

19 Jan, 2012

With Kristy Banks facing an uncertain future in a wheelchair as a paraplegic after suffering horrific spinal injuries in a race fall on December 31, fundraisers have begun in her honour.

The Gold Cost Turf Club donated a pair of Jayco riding pants and racing silks which were subsequently signed by all the jockeys in …

Brave Kristy Will Never Walk Again

Brave Kristy Will Never Walk Again

13 Jan, 2012

It was the news that seemed somewhat inevitable but it was still no less devastating to hear, Kristy Banks will never walk again.

Banks was involved in a race fall at Toowoomba on New Year’s eve when her mount August Bishop clipped heels and brought her down.

Unlike many falls Banks has full recollection of …