Twitter Facebook LinkedIn Flipboard 0 Never before has there been a jump jockey as remarkable as the great Tony McCoy. The Northern Ireland-born 18-times British champion has carried all before him for two decades in this most physical and dangerous of sports, travelling the length and breadth of the country, riding not-so-good, good, and great horses along the way to more than 4,000 winners, an achievement that ranks amongst the best in history across the international sporting spectrum. Averaging over £2 million in prize money each year, recovering from over 1,000 falls that have seen him break the majority of the bones in his body during his career in the saddle, and giving the same never-say-die 100% effort on every ride – be it in a Plumpton selling hurdle or the Aintree Grand National – McCoy is genuinely a legendary figure, a fact recognised in 2010 when he became the first jockey in history to be named the BBC Sports Personality of the Year. The Grand National Guide has charted his career in the infographic below: Twitter Tweet Facebook Share Email This article was written for Business 2 Community by Kane Pepi.Learn how to publish your content on B2C Author: Kane Pepi <p>Kane Pepi is an experienced financial and cryptocurrency writer with over 2,000+ published articles, guides, and market insights in the public domain. Expert niche subjects include asset valuation and analysis, portfolio management, and the prevention of financial crime. Kane is particularly skilled in explaining complex financial topics in a user-friendlyView full profile ›More by this author:VoIP Basics: Everything Beginners Should Know!Bitcoin Investment, Trading & Mining: The Ultimate Guide for BeginnersIs This a Better Way to Set Your 2020 Goals and Resolutions?