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Linda Meech back riding in jump-outs after the birth of her son



Linda Meech

Linda Meech
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Popular Victorian jockey Linda Meech was back riding at the jump-outs on Monday but punters might need to wait a while longer to see Meech back at the races.

Meech has not ridden since April last year after taking time off for the birth of her son.

Meech also holds a trainer’s licence.

She rode one of her charges at Monday’s Horsham jump-outs and another two-year-old for her partner Mark Pegus.

“I’ve got one in work so I just trialled him,” Meech said.

“It was my first jump-out and I did one for Mark Pegus as well.

“They were just little babies having look around the track.”

Meech has ridden more than 1700 winners but the 40-year-old was unsure when, or…

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