Old Mill Saddlery proudly sponsors amateur jockey, Jamie Codd. Jamie is a leading point-to-point jockey in Ireland and has remained in sponsorship with us for a number of years.
As manufacturers of quality race saddles, boots, tack and ProCush whips we work closely with Jamie Codd and other leading jockeys to ensure all of our products are fit for purpose.
Jamie’s favourite Old Mill branded racing products include the Old Mill race exercise saddle, American race goggles and Old Mill race exercise boots.
Jamie’s achievements to date include;
On a recent catch up with Jamie, we got an exclusive insight into what it’s like riding out with Jamie.
Currently Jamie is kept busy with young horses which he is preparing for the Irish point-to-point season.
Jamie keeps in shape by riding out every day, swimming, running and simply eating right.
Jamie is currently regularly riding out for William Codd, Gordon Elliot and Dennis Murphy.
He prefers the Champion brand of riding hats which he finds to be the most comfortable, rarely wears gloves riding out or racing and is still enjoying riding out in his Old Mill race exercise saddle which he has had for almost five years.
The saddle is still in impeccable condition and Jamie doesn’t hesitate to admit they are the best on the market in his experience.
Jamie finds Paul Carberry riding out breeches to be the most comfortable and has found Jomiluti waterproofs to be the best. You can find all of the above equipment on our website here.
Sam Ewing is proudly Old Mill Saddlery's newest sponsored rider.
Sam has already had a number of winners and his current goals are to become pony racing champion in the north and midlands, as well as to ride as many winners as possible.
Ultimately Sam is working towards becoming a professional jockey on the track and his fabvourite jockey is Barry Geraghty, who he already knows very well.
Sam speaks of his experiences of racing his own horses and rides for other people as great fun and particularly enjoys learning how to get a horse balanced and going well.
We wish Sam every success for the future!
Currently there are no sponsorship opportunities available at Old Mill Saddlery at the moment. Please check back for any upcoming opportunities.
We do provide sponsorship for various different shows and events throughout the year, however our sponsorship budget is allocated at the beginning of each year so to be in with the best chance of acquiring sponsorship it is best to apply at this time.