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The Injured Jockeys Fund

Compassion. Care. Support


The Injured Jockeys Fund provides appropriate support in a prompt and sympathetic manner to those jockeys past or present who are injured, unable to ride, or generally in need




The Injured Jockeys Fund was the brainchild of founding Trustee and past President John Oaksey and came about following the devastating accidents of Tim Brookshaw and four months later Paddy Farrell in the 1964 Grand National. Both falls resulted in severe paralysis which immediately ended both their careers.

Since then the Fund has helped over 1000 jockeys and their families and has paid out more than £18m in charitable assistance... more



Oaksey House

Oaksey House

Oaksey House provides specialist rehabilitation treatment for physical and neurological injuries, and respite accommodation.


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Jack Berry House

Jack Berry House

Jack Berry House in Malton, was opened in 2015. It is a state-of-the-art rehabilitation and fitness centre for northern based jockeys.


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Peter O'Sulliven House

Peter O'Sullevan House

Peter O’Sullevan House, the Injured Jockeys Fund’s third rehabilitation and fitness centre in Newmarket, Suffolk will open in 2019.


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Autumn 2018 Newsletter

Our 2018 Autumn Newsletter has landed, to read an online copy click here.andnbsp;...

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Bangor-On-Dee auction lots for 30th September

Bangor-On-Dee racecourse are hosting a charity auction in aid of Horatio's Garden and the IJF. The event will be hosted by Richard Phillips and the guest speaker is racing legend ...

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Injured Jockey Ed Barrett to walk Newbury Racecourse Parade ring on Saturday 22nd September 12.25pm

After a life-changing fall in 2015, point-to-point rider Ed Barrett was told that he would never walk again. This Saturday 22nd September at approx. 12.25pm he will walk a lap ...

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