The Horses of My Life

By Richard Dunwoody

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  • Publication Date: 4 Nov 2005
  • Publisher: John Blake Publishing Ltd
  • Imprint: Blake Publishing
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ISBN: 9781784184605
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Richard Dunwoody was the most successful steeplechase jockey of his time. He rode over 10 000 times, often partnering the top National Hunt horses such as Desert Orchid. In this wonderful book, Dunwoody remembers the great horses he has ridden and the high points of his remarkable career. He has ridden to victory in the Grand National and won two consecutive King George VI chases. In a book full of stories, anecdotes and opinions, Richard tells not only of the glory but also of the struggle involved in achieving the victories. This enthralling book, packed with wonderful pictures, offers a unique insight into a world of fine sportsmen, beautiful horses and great moments of glory.

About the author

Richard Dunwoody rode 1,699 winners in Britain and became Champion Jockey three times. Richard retired from racing in December 1999, due to an injury to his right arm. Since retiring, Richard has become a highly successful motivational speaker.

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