News About Kristy Banks

2012 Weetwood Handicap Final Field & Barrier Draw

2012 Weetwood Handicap Final Field & Barrier Draw

The latest black type to run in Queensland will be the Weetwood Handicap 2012 at Toowoomba Cushion Track on Thursday, the sprint showdown this year dedicated to former jockey Kristy Banks.

Banks fell from a horse at Clifford Park during December last year, the brave 26-year-old suffering horrific injuries that are likely to see her spend out her days in ...

Racing community behind Kristy Banks

Racing community behind Kristy Banks

Toowoomba Turf Club chairman Bob Frappell said the racing industry would unite in support of jockey Kristy Banks who fell from August Bishop at Toowoomba on Saturday.

Banks was airlifted to Brisbane’s Princess Alexandra Hospital with serious injuries which left her without movement below her waist.

Banks, in her early 30s, sustained a fractured back, spinal cord damage and a ...