R.I.P Pat Eddery

rondetto
rondetto Member Posts: 2,470
edited 11. Nov 2015, 12:39 in Community Chit-chat archive
Former champion jockey Pat Eddery has died at the age of 63.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/horse-racing/34775264

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  • barbara12
    barbara12 Member Posts: 21,254
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    such a young age...RIP
  • dreamdaisy
    dreamdaisy Member Posts: 31,520
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    I read his obituary in the Times this lunchtime, jockeys may be un-naturally skinny but at what cost to their overall health? I gather it was his heart that packed up and after years of saunas and starvation-level diets no wonder. He lived and died for the sake of horses. DD
  • frogmorton
    frogmorton Member Posts: 27,463
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    Very young yes....

    Thanks Ron

    RIP

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