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Billy Jacobson

Billy Jacobson, also known as the riding Machine, (Born on the 2nd May 1980, Durban, South Africa) is a South African Jockey currently riding in Mauritius.

Billy Jacobson is known as the Riding Machine in Mauritius for having a fall in his first meeting in Mauritius and coming out unhurt. Billy Jacobson has been trading his mark in Spain, France,Zimbabwe, Dubai and since last year (2008) in Mauritius.

Bill Jacobson
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Billy the Riding Machine
Occupation Jockey
Birthplace Durban, South Africa
Birth date May 2, 1980
Career wins ongoing
Major racing wins, honours & awards
Major racing wins
The Cape Derby with Garden Rock
Significant horses
Greek Hero, Lone Star Park, Chivas, Soldier Field,



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