Saturday at Gowran Park was the realisation of a very long term goal for me. After over 10 years of trying, over €40,000 raised for various charities, and a few sacrifices along the way, I managed to live the experience of what it is like to ride a winner on the track in leg two of the 2017 Corinthian Challenge. It didn’t disappoint.
In 2005 I led in a winner at the Cheltenham Festival – Dabiroun for Paul Nolan in the Fred Winter – and ever since then I just wanted to ride in a race and get that buzz and that Cheltenham Festival probably has a lot to answer for! Continue reading “My Racing Story: Killian McCarthy”