The Golden Boy
Kentucky - born Steve Cauthen was just 12 years old when his father Tex finally agreed to help the single-minded young man realise a burning ambition to become a jockey "provided he didn't let success make him big-headed".
No parental proviso was ever more faithfully fulfilled.
In the year of his seventeenth birthday the kid rode 487 winners of 6 million dollars, including the U.S. Triple Crown on Affirmed.
He went on to captivate British hearts two years later.
Ay 1984 he was champion. But better was to come. No wonder the fairytale ingredients of 1985 have fired the imagination and talent of Peter Deighan to such compelling effect...Peter O'Sullevan Published in a single limited edition of only 550 worldwide, each print is individually numbered and signed by Peter Deighan, and comes with a Certificate of Authenticity signed by the artist.
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