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#Robbie McNamara

# robbie-mcnamara - Tuesday 26 December, 2017

'90% of trainers and staff are broke' - Robbie McNamara says horse racing needs to change
# No Country For Young Trainers
# No Country For Young Trainers

'90% of trainers and staff are broke' - Robbie McNamara says horse racing needs to change

Dec 26th 2017, 10:30 AM 18,042 Views 4 Comments

The trainer says that investment in the future is necessary to keep the sport alive.

# robbie-mcnamara - Monday 25 December, 2017

'When I got the tube in my side, my lungs were punctured, I realised things were more serious then'
# Inspiring
# Inspiring

'When I got the tube in my side, my lungs were punctured, I realised things were more serious then'

Dec 25th 2017, 5:00 PM 20,837 Views 2 Comments

Robbie McNamara was due to ride Lord Windermere in the 2015 Aintree Grand National. The day beforehand, his life changed forever.

# robbie-mcnamara - Friday 16 October, 2015

Limerick hurlers on horseback to raise money for injured jockey Robbie McNamara
# Hurling On Horseback
# Hurling On Horseback

Limerick hurlers on horseback to raise money for injured jockey Robbie McNamara

Oct 16th 2015, 2:00 PM 4,772 Views 2 Comments

Declan Hannon and David Reidy tried something very new.

# robbie-mcnamara - Sunday 2 August, 2015

25 years on from Friday Night Lights, a day with JJ Watt and all the week's best sportswriting
# Essential Reading
# Essential Reading

25 years on from Friday Night Lights, a day with JJ Watt and all the week's best sportswriting

Aug 2nd 2015, 7:30 AM 6,151 Views 1 Comment

Also, seriously injured jockey Robbie McNamara opens up about his ‘dark days’.

# robbie-mcnamara - Wednesday 22 April, 2015

'I'm in great spirits, no negative thoughts' - The latest update on Robbie McNamara's recovery
# Get Well Soon
# Get Well Soon

'I'm in great spirits, no negative thoughts' - The latest update on Robbie McNamara's recovery

Apr 22nd 2015, 7:51 PM 6,431 Views 5 Comments

Jockey needed spinal surgery following a horrific racing accident at Wexford.

# robbie-mcnamara - Sunday 12 April, 2015

Jockey Robbie McNamara tweets a thumbs-up update following spinal surgery
# Get Well Soon
# Get Well Soon

Jockey Robbie McNamara tweets a thumbs-up update following spinal surgery

Apr 12th 2015, 11:13 PM 9,555 Views 5 Comments

McNamara was seriously injured in a fall during racing at Wexford on Friday.

# robbie-mcnamara - Thursday 13 March, 2014

The Winner's Enclosure: More Of That delivers Power punch for the bookies
# Cheltenham 2014
# Cheltenham 2014

The Winner's Enclosure: More Of That delivers Power punch for the bookies

Mar 13th 2014, 7:30 PM 2,489 Views 2 Comments

It didn’t always follow the script on another dramatic day at Cheltenham.