Irish Jockeys. Ruby Walsh. Sport : Horse-riding Nationality : Irish Date of Birth : 14 th May 1979. Ruby Walsh – Grand National Winner. Walsh was born in Kill, Co.Kildare .
14th May 1979
Fingers crossed he'll get something moving. He's pretty strong-minded, he'll be determined.
He would ride horses all day - loved it, wouldn't matter how many horses he had to ride out, he would keep going, he was always very fit.
All through the summer he would be breaking horses as well.
JT McNamara remains in the Frenchay Hospital, Bristol. Whilst he suffered a serious neck injury resulting in paralysis, he has made progress in the last week and is in a very positive frame of mind.