31 Days presents Anna Napravnic, top female jockey in US


racehorseAnna Rosie Napravnic (born February 9, 1988 in Morristown, New Jersey) is an American thoroughbred horse racing jockey. The daughter of a horseshoer and a show horse trainer, she has been around horses all of her life. In 2005 she took out her jockey license and since then has been among or at the top of racing jockies’ earnings and has been the top female rider in the United States.

Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rosie_Napravnik

 

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s