CHAMPION JOCKEY // SPORTING ROYALTY
Sir Anthony McCoy OBE is one of the world’s greatest sporting talents.
Sir Anthony – known as AP – recorded 4357 wins during his phenomenal career, including the 2010 Grand National, the prestigious Cheltenham Gold Cup, Champion Hurdle, Queen Mother Champion Chase & King George VI Chase. He is the only sportsman of his kind to have been awarded ‘BBC Sports Personality of the Year’ (2010), the ‘BBC Sports Personality Lifetime Achievement Award’ (2015) & ‘BT’s Outstanding Contribution to Sport Award’ (2015).
AP is now a co-presenter for ITV Racing, as well as being President of the Professional Jockey’s Association, President of the Injured Jockeys Fund, a Trustee for the Sir Peter O’Sullevan Charitable Trust, Patron of RoR, Patron of Alder Hey Hospital, Ambassador for Tiny Tickers and he has recently opened an AP Academy for injured jockeys. His film “Being AP” was chosen to premiere at the Toronto Film Festival and was shown in over 200 cinemas in the UK and Ireland. AP is also author of ‘Winner: My Racing Life’, amongst others