Journal article

Are physiological attributes of jockeys predictors of falls? A pilot study

P Hitchens, L Blizzard, G Jones, L Day, J Fell

BMJ Open | BMJ PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2011

University of Melbourne Researchers

Grants

Funding Acknowledgements

The research team thank Betfair Australasia, TOTE Tasmania and the Tasmanian Thoroughbred Racing Council for funding in support of this study. Protocols to assess physiological parameters were developed in consultation with the Tasmanian Jockeys' Association. We acknowledge Racing Information Services Australia, for provision of race data, Racing Services Tasmania, for provision of stewards' reports, and T Albion, for database support.