OUR MEMORIES
KONG, Pik Wai, Sherie LEGRIX

 

Feminine Pioneer

 

Sherie is the first Hong Kong trained female jockey who rode and won in a race, and published her own Autobiography.

 

She has been a MC and commentator for International races.and guest anchor of HKJC TV program 'Contact over Horses"

 

 

Heroine Bridle

 

1976-02-12, born in Hong Kong.

 

1992-1993, graduated from HKJC course number 13.

 

1993-12-29, 207 inaugural ride, on JADE SIGNET trained by P L Biancone.

 

1995-10-14, 072 inaugural win, on NIAGARA FALLS trained by Y O Wong.

 

1997-05-18, 531 final winner, on UNIVERSAL BOSS trained by Y O Wong.

 

1998-03-15, 412 final ride, on BOGIE'S PRIDE trained by K W Lui.

 

 

HIGHLIGHTS

 

Memorable or remarkable Hong Kong trainers:
P L Biancone.

 

Memorable or remarkable International trainers:
Andre Fabre (French 20 times champion trainer).

 

Memorable or remarkable Hong Kong horses:
HARVARD trained by P L Biancone.

 

Memorable or remarkable Hong Kong jockeys:
Mike Kinane (Irish Jockey).

 

Memorable or remarkable International jockeys:
Frankie Dettori.

 

Memorable or remarkable races in Hong Kong:
Hong Kong Derby.

 

Memorable or remarkable victory in Hong Kong:
1997-02-23, 345 CHARMING GUEST, Classes 1 & 2 - 1600 Metres - (120-064) Sandown Park Divided Handicap, trained by P L Biancone.

 

 

SUMMARY

 

Season Year: Wins/Rides
1993 - 1994: 0/14
1994 - 1995: 0/48
1995 - 1996: 5/88
1996 - 1997: 5/125
1997 - 1998: 1/ To be confirmed

Total Wins: 11

 

REFERENCE

 

1997-AUG., Sherie was aged 21 and married to Eric Legrix, a French former jockey and current trainer, they have 2 sons and living in France now.

 

1998-JAN., Equal Opportunities Commission concerned about her ride with her husband in the same race, which approved by HKJC eventually.

 

Quotable Quote, brief summary or motto:
"Try your best"

 

 

EXTERNAL LINK

 

Sherie Kong Legrix's Autobiography - On.cc

 

Parade Ring - Nextmedia Horse net

 

Sherie Kong Legrix's Autobiography - Nextmedia Horse net

 

Former Female Jockey's Autobiography - Hong Kong Daily News

 

Domestic Female Jockeys - Hong Kong Daily News

 

 

 


 

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