Youth Experience Days Part of Jockey Club Drive To Improve Young People's Access To Horses

Youth Experience Days, which will give more UK young people access to horses, have been launched by insurance broker and risk management firm Gallagher and The Jockey Club. The experience days give children from some of the UK's most disadvantaged communities an opportunity to visit racecourses, meet trainers and spend time with leading figures from around the industry. The effort came about following the results of a survey that indicated 40% of 12-18-year-olds would consider working with equines. Last week, 25 children from the Rio Ferdinand Foundation spent the day...

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Gallagher A New Community Partner for The Jockey Club

The Jockey Club has entered into a three-year partnership with global insurance broking and risk management firm Gallagher in an effort to further engage with younger and more diverse audiences, the two organisations announced Sunday. The Jockey Club and Gallagher will focus on creating "experience days" across many of The Jockey Club's 15 racecourses nationwide on non-racing days in an effort to introduce more young people to the possibilities of careers in the industry. Gallagher is one of the largest insurance brokerage, risk management, and HR consultancy companies in the...

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