North Yorks jockey set to be national champion

Jockey Amy Ryan from North Yorkshire is about to become the first woman to become Champion Apprentice.

First ever female Champion Apprentice

North Yorkshire's Amy Ryan is set to clinch the title
North Yorkshire's Amy Ryan is set to clinch the title Credit: ITV

A jockey from North Yorkshire is about to become the first ever woman to hold the Champion Apprentice title.

She has ridden forty winners so far this season, following in the footsteps of her family who are also front-runners in the riding world - training and racing alike.