Category Archives: Women in Racing

The Story of Joan Pratt

The remarkable story of Joan Pratt, a jockey and trainer in 1940’s and 50s, as told by her daughter.

Published on June 1, 2016 by Eliza McGraw
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Early Women Jockeys

Anna Lee Aldred became the first woman to receive a jockey’s license in 1939, but what of the women who came before her?

Published on March 2, 2016 by Eliza McGraw
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