Fantasy no more: Blackmore 1st woman to win Grand National — The Denver Post

A Hollywood fantasy turned into reality on Saturday when Rachael Blackmore became the first female jockey to win Britain’s grueling Grand National horse race, breaking down one of the biggest gender barriers in sports. Blackmore, a 31-year-old Irishwoman, rode Minella Times to a landmark victory at odds of 11-1 in the 173rd edition of the…

Fantasy no more: Blackmore 1st woman to win Grand National — The Denver Post

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