December 2012: Jockey Finnley is already first past the post


WANNABE jockey Finnley Green hopes to emulate his hero AP McCoy and romp home in the Grand National.

Finnley who is only 12 years old and is currently in Year 7 at Haslingden High School, is already making a name for himself in the world of pony racing.

He has competed at Liverpool’s Aintree, where the national is held, and at Towcester in Northamptonshire.

He said: “I want to be a jockey and compete over chase fences. I have been into horses more or less all my life and this is my second season of pony racing.

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