Wednesday, February 28, 2024

Tag: jockey

Jockey on road to recovery after racing accident in Blackfoot left her paralyzed

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — Forty-five days after the accident, Nikeela Black sat in her room at Craig Hospital cataloging all she could remember. She recalls telling...

‘Horseracing accident left me paralysed, but wheelchair basketball’s changed my life…’

TEN years after a devastating horse racing injury left a him paralysed from the chest down, former jockey Wayne Burton revealed how discovering wheelchair...

Injured Manitoba jockey Alyssa Selman determined to ride again

Selman thrown from horse, injured spine during race at Assiniboia Downs in June A Manitoba jockey who suffered a serious spinal cord injury during a...