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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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Woodland Venture - Plant a Tree with Henrietta Knight

Legendary trainer, Henrietta Knight (pictured) plants a tree as part of a Christmas campaign to support the Injured Jockeys Fund.andnbsp; The campaign is named after 'Woodland Venture' the horse that ...

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Brean Golf Club raises £3,500 for IJF in 29th annual tournament

An impressive £3,500 was raised for charity at the 29th Annual Sports Celebrity Am tournament at Brean Golf Club on June 12th 2019.25 teams took to the course, the first ...

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Peter O’Sullevan House, the IJF’s third Rehabilitation and Fitness Centre is officially opened by President, Sir Anthony McCoy OBE

The Injured Jockeys Fund is delighted to announce that, Peter O’Sullevan House, it’s third rehabilitation and fitness centre, located adjacent to the British Racing School in Newmarket, was officially opened ...

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