Kennedy to be honoured at HPRA awards
THIS Saturday night will be a big one for everybody involved in Horse and Pony Racing as both the Southern and National awards for 2012 will be presented at the regions dinner in the Killarney Oaks Hotel at 8pm.
A full house is expected to see Jack Kennedy from Dingle take a record breaking four awards as Southern champion pony jockey, horse champion, overall champion and Irish Field National Champion as well. Eleven year old Ben Daly from Newmarket takes the Juvenile award while Emma Jones from Tarbert is ladies recipient. Mikey Mulvihill from Listowel takes the novice category.
On the National scene sponsored by the Irish Field Jack Kennedy, Conor King, Oisin Murphy and Danny Sheehy will all be honoured for their achievements on a memorable year for Southern racing and Southern Jockeys in 2012.