Kevin Sweeney 60th Birthday
Jockey Kevin Sweeney turns 60 years of age tomorrow and at today's race meeting Kevin's contribution to racing is acknowledged by a race named in his honour and prior to his race at approximately 3.45pm a cake presentation and singing of happy birthday will take place in the mounting yard with participating jockeys at today's race meeting being involved. Members and public are encouraged to join in.
Kevin is an icon of the jockeys ranks and a role model for young jockeys and apprentices he has had a remararkable career and has averaged 60 winners a year for the last 10 years.
happy birthday Kevin