KONG, Pik Wai, Sherie LEGRIX
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"
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.
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:
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.
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
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"
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