Mostly Credited As: A.P. McCoy
Birth Name: Anthony Peter McCoy
Date Of Birth: May 04, 1974 (Age 40)
Country Of Birth: Ireland
Birth Place: Moneyglass, County Antrim
Anthony Peter McCoy who is more commonly known as A.P. McCoy or Tony McCoy was born in Moneyglass, County Antrim. He has won over 3000 races in his career as a jockey. McCoy rode his first winner, 'Legal Steps', at Thurles, on 26 March 1992 at just 17 years of age.
He began riding in England in 1994. He now appears in A Question of Sport. He wrote an autobiography, McCoy in 2003, to follow up his first book, Real McCoy: My Life So Far, released in 1999.