Desert Orchid an equine superstar. He was trained by David Elsworth and had three jockeys throughout his career. Colin Brown, Simon Sherwood and Richard Dunwoody.
Jockey Johnny King hangs on as his mount Arbritrageur went airborne before a race at Ireland's Laytown Racecourse. (Photo: Healy Racing, via The guys face.
One of the most accomplished Thoroughbreds in the century, Nijinsky is the only winner of the English Triple Crown in the past 80 years. Considered as one of the greatest of all time.