Qld jockeys tie the knot trackside

Qld jockeys tie the knot trackside New

Date: 31-Jan-2024

For jockeys Michael Schrapel and Anna Bakos, it made complete sense.

The Queensland riders were searching for a perfect location to tie the knot after becoming engaged in early 2022.

After inspecting a potential place in the Gold Coast Hinterland, bride-to-be Bakos kept coming back to one location where it would be ideal.

The race track.

Schrapel and Bakos live not far from their local track – Ipswich Turf Club – and spend plenty of time there riding work of a morning and of course on race day when the Bundamba-based club hold race meetings.

Schrapel and Bakos were married at the venue earlier this month and to make the occasion even more significant, the bride rode a winner at Ipswich in the days leading into the big occasion. Read More


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Image: RLR Photography

Story: Jordan Gerrans, Racing Queensland

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