He became a champion jockey for the first time in 2010, when he won 191 races.
He won the Apprentice Championship in 2002, at just 22 years old.
After becoming a champion jockey for the first time, he repeated in 2011 when he registered 165 wins.
He married Anna Hanagan in 2008.
He became a champion jockey in 2010, joining the likes of Kieren Fallon.