- Peter Scudamore
Peter Scudamore (born
1958) is a former jockey and trainer in National Hunt racing. He was an eight-time Champion Jockey (including one title shared with John Francome), riding 1,678 winners in his career.
Peter won the
Champion Hurdleat the Cheltenham Festivalin 1988 on Celtic Shotand in 1993 on Granville Again.
Scudamore benefited from being stable jockey for the record breaking trainer
Following retirement, Scudamore has pursued a career in media and has written several books.
Tom Scudamoreis now also a professional jockey. Peter is second cousin to current Chief Executive of the F.A. Premier League, Richard Scudamore. [citeweb|url=http://findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_qn4159/is_20030817/ai_n12742303|title=INSIDE LINES: Richard Scudamore|publisher=Independent on Sunday|author=Alan Hubbard|date=August 17, 2003|accessdate=2008-01-12]
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