Interview: MADDY O’MEARA & JASON WATSON Maddy O’Meara and Jason Watson are head girl at Andrew Balding’s yard and professional jockey respectively. The couple talk about working in the racing industry, its plusses, minuses and what’s on offer to a young person. Jason, who won the 2018 apprentice title with 110 winners, talks about his dreams for the future as well as reliving his horror Kempton fall. Meeting Maddy O’Meara and Jason Watson.
MADDY O’MEARA & JASON WATSON
Maddy is head girl with Andrew Balding and jockey Jason won the 2018 apprentices’ title with 110 winners in the UK and a Group 1 victory in Italy. The couple talk about live working within racing, their ambitions and love of ‘The Game’ as well as the drawbacks and dangers of being a jockey.