The end is in sight


Size: 14×19 cm

Medium: Watercolor

Framing: Framed

A jockey will start out as an apprentice jockey when they are young, riding horses in the morning for the trainers. He or she must successfully ride a minimum of 20 barrier trials before being allowed to start riding in races. The weight of a jockey usually ranges from 108 – 118 lbs. for flat racing and despite their lightweight, they must be able to control a horse that weighs 1200-1400 lbs. A racing quarter horse has a top speed of nearly 55 miles per hour; a racing thoroughbred can sustain 40 mph for over a mile.

1 in stock

SKU: jockey Category:


There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “The end is in sight”

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *