Profile: Rachael Blackmore, winner all right

The first woman ever to win the Grand National was an unlikely contender when she turned pro six years ago, but now it looks like she may have the power even to heal the bruised reputation of Irish horse racing

Barry J Whyte

Chief Feature Writer @whytebarry
26th December, 2021
Profile: Rachael Blackmore, winner all right
Champion jockey Rachael Blackmore: herself expected that she would become a vet, until her first win in a pony race at the age of 13

In brief:

Name and role: Rachael Blackmore, jockey

Age: 32

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