Sexism still rife in horse racing
Posted on: Mon 9 Sep 2019
The biopic of jockey Michelle Payne’s life, Ride Like A Girl, will be released this month, telling of a watershed moment for women jockeys and horse racing as a whole.
Despite the increasing number of women jockeys; the sport of horse racing is still plagued with sexism and outdated views.
Dr. Michelle O’Shea, Lecturer of Sport Management at Western Sydney University joins Breakfast’s Zoe Kounadis and Tom Mann to discuss more.
Produced by Zoe Kounadis
Image source: Transmission Films