John Francome

Former National Hunt Champion Jockey, Well-Regarded Presenter & Pundit

Storm Rider: A ghostly racing thriller and mystery

Storm Rider: A ghostly racing thriller and mystery

Deadly Finish: A fresh and exhilarating racing thriller of suspicion and secrets

Deadly Finish: A fresh and exhilarating racing thriller of suspicion and secrets

Final Breath

Final Breath

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2017- Vice Patron of The Injured Jockeys Fund.

2012- President of The Injured Jockeys Fund.

2004- Awarded Best Sports Pundit by the Royal Television Society.

1992- Started working with Channel 4 as a Pundit and horse racing speaker.

1986- Published his first book.

1985- Retired with 1,138 first-place races.

1984-Broke competitor Stan Mellor’s record of 1035 wins at Fontwell.

1975/76- Won his first British Championship Jump Jockey title.

1970- Rode his first of 575 winners for trainer Winter.

1969- First race at Worchester.