Horse racing's female jockeys

�FARCADIA, CA - NOVEMBER 06: Jockey Rosemary Homeister Jr. rides Cloudy's Knight (C) in front of winner John Murtagh and Man Of Iron (second from left) in the Breeders' Cup Marathon race during the Breeders' Cup World Championships at Santa Anita Park November 6, 2009 in Arcadia, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

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Last year's Kentucky Derby introduced many of us to Rosie Napravnik. She is not the first female jockey, she is one of many women who have been competing for years.

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