James Hughes is competing in the charity St Patrick’s day race at cheltenham festival. He’s in it to win it!
Taking time out from his busy day job as logistics manager at Universal Recycling Company, James is one of 12 jockeys entered in the St Patrick’s Derby, an annual charity race in aid of Cancer Research UK. The one mile and five furlongs race, taken on the Flat, will take place at 5.15pm as the seventh race on the day’s card, and is sure not to disappoint! Over the race’s history, over £400,000 has been raised for the charity, and James himself is aiming to add an impressive £5,000 to this year’s total.
Everyone at Universal Recycling wishes him luck on Thursday. For sponsorships his just giving page can be found here www.justgiving.com/James-Hughes5