IJF delighted to announce Sue Durcan joins the Board of Trustees.

The IJF is delighted to announce the recent addition of Sue Durcan to the Board of Trustees.  Lisa Hancock, Chief Executive explained: Sue will be a fantastic addition to our existing Board. We always aim to appoint individuals with a specific skill-set from which we can benefit and Sue’s detailed understanding and knowledge of the flat […]

Jo Supple’s London Marathon

4th October 2020 https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/Jo-Supple?utm_campaign=lc_frp_share_transaction_fundraiser_page_launched&utm_content=68c32e51-9753-4880-8927-0162ebc99608&utm_medium=email&utm_source=postoffice&utm_term=1578947915312

Craig Kennedy is running the London Marathon in aid of the IJF.

4th October 2020 “Having worked in the racing industry from 1981 – 2016. It would be great to run the London Marathon for this great charity. The Injured Jockey Fund helps injured jockeys and jockeys who are in need for a variety of reasons. This also extends to those no longer working in the industry […]

Coronavirus (Covid-19) Update

Injured Jockeys Fund update during the Coronavirus Lisa Hancock, CEO of the Injured Jockeys Fund, says: ‘This is an unprecedented time of crisis for the whole country. The Injured Jockeys Fund is doing everything it can to continue to provide support for Jockeys and Beneficiaries whilst at home. We also realise that more people will […]

IJF Launches ‘Stay at home workout’ Channel.

The IJF Stregnth and Conditioning team have been working to produce content and programmes to help enable Jockey’s and the Racing Community, to stay fit and workout whilst at home. These will be updated weekly via training programmes and schedules on the website, and on the IJF Performance YouTube Channel. Jockeys wanting bespoke programes to […]

Coronavirus (Covid-19)

Alert to  the current public health situation, The Injured Jockeys Fund is following Government advice regarding the implications of Covid-19. The Racing Industry is adhering to Government directives on the situation and  details can be found here: https://www.britishhorseracing.com/press_releases/racing-steering-group-stresses-importance-of-government-guidance-on-coronavirus/  We will continue to update this information as necessary and detail below basic information regarding the virus. […]

HRH The Princess Royal visits Peter O’Sullevan House

The Injured Jockeys Fund was today delighted to welcome its Patron, HRH The Princess Royal, to Peter O’Sullevan house in Newmarket, its third Rehabilitation and Fitness Centre, which opened in October 2019, and which Her Royal Highness was visiting for the first time. Whilst there, Her Royal Highness attended a Trustees meeting and was given […]

Lady Oaksey up for a Godolphin Stud and Stable Staff Award

Our very own Vice Patron Lady Oaksey is a finalist in this years Godolphin Stud and Stable Staff Awards for her tireless work for the fund! The awards celebrate the achievements of racing’s key staff, now in it’s 16th year, recognise and reward the outstanding skills, commitment and contribution of over 10,000 stud and stable staff […]

Ascot Jockey Hosting Raises £35,000

On Saturday 18th January, Ascot’s CEO Guy Henderson and Jacqui Greet presented William Norris QC, Chairman of the Injured Jockeys Fund and Lisa Hancock the Fund’s CEO, with a cheque for £35,000 raised from their Ascot IJF Ambassador Programme. This brilliant initiative raised £27,000 in 2018 and has surpassed that this year.  In total, since […]