An investment fun has been established to meet the savings needs of jockeys.
From 1st July 2014, all Jockeys riding throughout Australia are paid Superannuation Guarantee of 9.5% on their Riding Fee and Official Trial fee.
In addition, Victorian Jockeys can elect to request that Racing Victoria withhold an amount between $10 and $50 from each race riding fee and have that amount directed to the VJA Voluntary Savings Fund. For more information , please contact Ron Hall (0411 646 160) or Matt Hyland (0408 753 951).
The Victorian Jockeys Association (VJA) looks out for Victorian Thoroughbred Jockeys best interests, find out more here.
The Racing Victoria Apprentice Jockey Training Program aims to develop professional athletes for an international career in the racing industry.
View all permits needed to race in Victorian races.