Track riders exercise racehorses on behalf of horse trainers so that they may be fit for racing.

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Track Rider
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This occupation may include associated occupations with varying tasks.

  • follow an exercise training programme laid out by the horse trainer
  • walk, gallop and trot horses regularly, according to the training programme
  • make reports to the trainer on horses' progress and performance
  • monitor horses' health and temperament and report signs of injury and illness
  • perform stable duties such as washing, feeding and saddling horses

Job Titles

  • Track Rider

VET (Vocational Education And Training)

  • Certificate III in Racing (Trackrider)

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