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13 year old jockey dies in horse racing accident in Kerry

Sep 4, 2022 11:09 By News Northern Sound
13 year old jockey dies in horse racing accident in Kerry 13 year old jockey dies in horse racing accident in Kerry
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The racing community is in deep mourning after the death of leading trainer Henry de Bromhead's young son.

13-year-old Jack DeBromhead died in a horse racing accident at Glenbeigh races in Co Kerry yesterday evening.

The young jockey was taking part in what is known as the flapper races on Rossbeigh beach, a popular two day event held every year at the scenic Co Kerry location.

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The teenage boy received treatment at the scene but was later pronounced dead.

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