ijf royal visit03[3]The Princess Royal, who is patron of the Injured Jockeys Fund, joined Sir Anthony McCoy at the re-opening of the fitness and rehabilitation centre in Lambourn. The centre now has a gym three times the size of the previous facility.

The princess was also shown Oaksey House’s new hydrotherapy pool, which is named after AP McCoy. The pool boasts an impressive underwater treadmill, massage hoses and performance monitoring technology.