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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'Sullevan House

Peter O’Sullevan House  in Newmarket was opened in 2019. The centre is a state-of-the-art 'Rehabilitation and Fitness' facility.


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IJF Rehabilitation and Fitness Centres set to re-open 1st June.

The Injured Jockeys Fund’s three Rehabilitation and Fitness Centres, Oaksey House in Lambourn, Jack Berry House in Malton and Peter O’Sullevan House in Newmarket are set to re-open to support ...

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30th Anniversary event claimed by Coronavirus outbreak

The 30th Anniversary staging of the Brean Leisure Park’s popular Sports Celebrity Am golf tournament scheduled for June 9th has had to be postponed due to the Coronavirus outbreak and ...

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Ed Chambelin's Q and A with the Remarkable Ed Barrett

Please do read the Sporting Life Qandamp;A Interview between Ed Chamberlin and the Remarkable Ed Barrett:Click Here...

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For general enquiries or to receive a postal newsletter annually, please call 01638 662246 or email: Maddie@ijf.org.uk