Dean Holland, a highly respected jockey in Australia, died at the age of 34 on Monday after falling off a horse during a race. Holland was one of two jockeys who were dislodged from their horses in the opening race at Donald Racecourse in Victoria. Despite the efforts of paramedics, he died on the scene.
Holland had won over 1,000 races in his career and was highly regarded by his peers. His passing has sent shockwaves through the racing community, serving as a reminder of the immense bravery of jockeys.