2015 ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
WINNER: Niall Hannity
RUNNERS-UP: Michael Naughton & Annabelle Armitage
Three finalists for the JETS Richard Davis Achievement Award were selected by the judging panel. Annabelle Armitage (Physiotherapist), Niall Hannity (RUK Presenter and Jockeys' Agent) and Michael Naughton (IT Product Manager) were shortlisted from the original set of entries and were presented with their Awards by AP McCoy. Niall Hannity won the £3000 prize. Niall used his extensive racing knowledge and media training to become a presenter on RUK while also growing a successful Jockeys Agent business. The two runners-up prizes won £500 each. View interviews with the winners
2015 IJF PROGRESS AWARD WINNER – KEITH MERCER
Former Jump Jockey Keith Mercer, in his final year studying for an Accountancy degree, won the IJF Progress Award along with £2000, which will be used towards his career development.