KONG, Pik Wai, Sherie LEGRIX


Feminine Pioneer


Sherie is the first Hong Kong trained female jockey who rode 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.





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.





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”





Parade Ring – Nextmedia Horse net


Sherie Kong Legrix’s Autobiography – Nextmedia Horse net





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