Bronze statue of Tony McCoy to be unveiled on first day of Cheltenham Festival

The life-size bronze will be situated on the Best Mate Plaza by the north entrance to the racecourse and will be revealed on March 14

A statue of record-breaking jockey Sir Tony McCoy will be unveiled on the opening day of the Cheltenham Festival.

The life-size bronze will be situated on the Best Mate Plaza by the north entrance to the racecourse and will be revealed on March 14.

It was crafted by Dublin-based sculptor Paul Ferriter, who boasts an extensive portfolio including the Cheltenham Gold Cup winner War Of Attrition and leading golfers.

Sir Tony, who retired from the saddle at the end of the...
source: The Daily Mirror

2017-02-17 19:47
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