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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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Racing To Recovery and a Brighter Future Charity Raceday

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Doncaster Football

James Hughes recently organised a Charity Football Match at Doncaster Rovers Stadium on the 1st June 2019 and raised over £1,000 for the charity. The event was an 11 a ...

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Cait Prendergast raises £8,327.15

On Sunday 14th April Cait Pendergast ran in the Brighton Marathon in aid of The Injured Jockeys Fund and raised an astonishingandnbsp;£8,327.15 in the process.andnbsp;At the end of August 2018, ...

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Darren Smith raises £8,206.50 as Gloucester Golf Club Captain

On Tuesday 23rd April Darren Smith visited Oaksey House to present John Francome and Resident Manager Clare Hazell with a cheque forandnbsp;£8,206.50 following a year of fundraising efforts whilst captain ...

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