Don't Die Wondering - The Pat Webster Story
From a drover's son to a Group 1 winning trainer and a champion called Happy Clapper
|By||Alan J Whiticker & Gerry Harvey|
|Format||Paperback / softback|
|Book Size||468 mm (H x W x D)|
|Imprint||New Holland Publishers|
|Release Date||20 Nov 2019|
|Subject Classification||Biography: general / Biography: sport|
Don’t Die Wondering - The Pat Webster Story is a tale of a man who never gave up, who made something from nothing, and used his experience and knowledge to change the lives of those around him. Pat Webster is determined to give back to the sport that has given him so much. An accredited drugs and alcohol counsellor with Racing industry, Pat mentors young jockeys about the demands of their career and the perils of early success. Pat is also an ambassador for the Racing Mates initiative which supports country racing communities struggling to survive in the most unforgiving of sports.
A unique Australia Story from a dirt poor upbringing in the country to a successful trainer along the way he has rubbed shoulders with millionaires and battlers.
Alan James Whiticker is an Australian non-fiction author and publisher, with over 30 published books on history, sport, biography, true crime and lifestyle