#ThanksAP Celebrity tributes to AP McCoy

As the most successful Jumps jockey of all time bows out at Sandown, a whole host of celebrities come out to pay tribute. The likes of Judi Dench, Dermot O'Leary, Gok Wan, Sir Tim Rice, Eddie Jordan, Arsene Wenger, Alex Oxlaide-Chamberlain, Jo Brand and Clare Balding all say #ThanksAP.

Fact of the week

stobart jockeys championship


The new Stobart Jockeys' Championship kicks off on Saturday, with £100,000 on offer for the most successful jockeys over the course of the season. The overall Champion will scoop £25,000, while the runner-up will collect £10,000, the winning-most jockey in the calendar year £15,000, and the leading apprentice £5,000. The current Champion Jockey is Richard Hughes, who is bidding to land the title for a fourth consecutive time in his final year in the saddle.

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With AP McCoy announcing his intention to retire at the end of this season, now is your chance to #ThanksAP by sharing your favourite memories of the riding superstar.