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A Dingle teenager will make his racing debut in Cheltenham this afternoon.

Dingle jockey Jack Kennedy, who just turned professional. Photo by Marian O'Flaherty

16 year old Jack Kennedy will ride Audacious Plan in the 2:50 for Rebecca Curtis.

Jack recorded over 280 wins on the horse and pony racing circuit and now has over 40 winners on the track.

He will be riding for trainer Gordon Elliot later in the week.

Jack’s mother Liz Kennedy told Radio Kerry she is heading over to Cheltenham tomorrow to watch her youngest son in action: