The Shortis Sisters

Channel 7 story on sisters Rochelle & Kerrin Shortis and support of the National Jockeys Trust

Channel 7 story on Rochelle & Kerrin Shortis. Jockey sisters who both suffered head injuries in career ending race falls. The story aired during the Melbourne Cup Carnival on 8 November 2013 and highlighted the support received and role of the National Jockeys Trust. A generous donation from prominent racehorse owner Phil Sly also provided for the girls to have a race named after them on National Jockeys Trust Raceday on 7 December 2013, where they both played the role of NJT Ambassadors at the event.