With multiple Classic winning jockey Johnny Murtagh providing a personal and inspirational account of his journey to recovery from alcoholism, the film aims to highlight the support available to those who recognise they have a problem and how recovery is possible.
Part of the Jockey Matters series. The film features contributions from Sir AP McCoy, Harry Derham, Jason Hart and Sammy Jo Bell and examines the physical and mental challenges jockeys face whilst injured. Members of the Injured Jockeys Fund physio and rehab team highlight the support available to help jockeys get back riding and how best to maximise their time off. (Race footage courtesy of RUK and ATR)
Launched on World Mental Health Day and featuring contributions from Sir AP McCoy, sports psychologist Michael Caulfield and the first jockey to publicly talk about depression, Mark Enright. The film highlights some of the key issues facing jockeys and the importance of seeking help including the confidential helpline.
Featuring a range of jockeys and nutrition experts on how jockeys can better manage their calorie intake and how diet can impact on performance and long term physical and mental wellbeing. Also find out where jockeys can turn to for support.
Featuring contributions from jockeys such as Ryan Moore and Leighton Aspell. Looking at the traditional weight making practice of using saunas and how jockeys should ensure they lose those extra pounds in a healthier way.
With contributions from jockeys and health experts, this film looks at the issue of Flipping (self induced vomiting) in the weighing room. It highlights the risks and alternative weight loss methods relying on modern research and support.
Channel 4 feature on the three Achievement Finalists and IJF Progress Award winner Keith Mercer, enjoying a diverse range of new careers.
How JETS has changed over the years with contributions from previous Richard Davis Award winners and AP McCoy on the significance of these important career development awards for jockeys.
Full 9 minute film by Luke Harvey featuring a range of former jockeys who have turned to JETS for help with planning their careers. Contributors include Paul Hanagan, AP McCoy, Ollie McPhail and David O’Meara.
Excerpts featuring advice on the type of training and skills jockeys can acquire while still riding. Contributors include Richard Perham, Vicky de Sousa and Gemma Elford.
Excerpts featuring former jockeys who have all used JETS to help them decide the career path they want to go forward on. Contributors include Aaron Bateman, Carrie Ford and Dale Gibson.
Excerpts featuring former jockeys talking about the lives they are leading now. Contributors include Mick Fitzgerald, Mark Bradburne and Ben Hitchcott.
Excerpts featuring jockeys who have rebuilt their lives and careers after becoming injured. Contributors include Rodi Greene, Michael Naughton and Tom Siddall.
Featuring Hampshire based Simon Elliott and how JETS helped him build his career after injury.
Featuring Dan Fortt who has used JETS to help set up his own business, having left school with no qualifications.