Watch: West Ham stars learn what it takes to be a jockey at Cheltenham
Get ready for Cheltenham Festival, with Betway ambassador Katie Walsh bringing West Ham's players up to speed in this video.
Ahead of the 2022 Cheltenham Festival, we have paired football stars together with their racing counterparts to help them prepare for the biggest week in horse racing betting.
In episode two of Trading Places, West Ham players Jarrod Bowen,Aaron Cresswell and Mark Noble talk to Betway ambassador and 2018 Champion Bumper-winning jockey Katie Walsh about what it takes to be a jockeyat the Festival.
The topics they cover include:
- What the atmosphere is like in the weighing room before a big race
- How to know when to make your move when coming towards home
- The relationship with other jockeys they are competing against
- The feeling of coming home first on a favourite
Watch the video below to find out more...