Michelle Payne Wants To Train And Ride In 2017 Melbourne Cup

11 February, 2017

Michelle Payne is working to write another history-making Melbourne Cup chapter by becoming the first jockey-trainer to win Australia’s iconic race before she retires.

Payne will head overseas to try and find her Melbourne Cup winner.

“My main plan is to head to Europe in June or July to find a horse for the Melbourne Cup,” she said at her Ballarat stables.

Michelle Payne

“The plan is to ride and train it myself. It couldn’t get any more special than that.

“You’ve got to dream big and that’s what I’m doing.” Read More…