Jim Culloty and Jim Lewis Horseracing Signed Photograph Autographs £20.00
This is an In Person signed Colour 10" x 8" Photo of the popular British jockey and Racehorse owner.
Jim Culloty is a racehorse trainer and retired professional National Hunt jockey who won both the Cheltenham Gold Cup and Grand National in the same season. Jim and Mick (Fitzgerald) both worked for Jackie Retter who trained at Whitstone, Nr Exeter, before they went their separate ways. Jim for Henrietta Knight and Mick went with Nicky Henderson. Culloty rode forty-four winners as an amateur during the 1996 racing season, after which he turned professional. Throughout his career he won 394 races. He is most associated with two horses, Best Mate and Bindaree, winning three consecutive Cheltenham Gold Cups on the former, and in 2002 going on to win the Grand National on the latter.
Jim Lewis is a British racehorse owner, particularly noted for being the owner of thrice Cheltenham Gold Cup winner Best Mate and also Edredon Bleu. He frequently works with trainers Henrietta Knight and Venetia Williams and jockey Jim Culloty. He is a supporter of Aston Villa FC, whose famous claret and blue colours his horses wear.