What is a disc jockey?

Answer Nightclubs, bars, radio stations and private parties all employ the services of a disc jockey (also called a DJ). A DJ will play music and sounds to provide the appropriate atmosphere for an event ... Read More »

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What does a disc jockey do?

Disc jockeys work for radio stations and play music for their listeners. Most disc jockeys, also referred to as DJs, talk about the news, take calls from listeners and provide information on local ... Read More »

What is the age limit to become a jockey?

The minimum age to become a jockey is 16. From the age of 16 and upward, a person can enroll in an apprentice school or join a trainer. Becoming a jockey takes discipline, dedication and hard work.... Read More »

What is the average height of a jockey?

The average height of a jockey is 5 feet 4 inches to 5 feet 5 inches. Thoroughbred racing organizations generally do not have height requirements, but many do have required weight assignments rangi... Read More »

What jockey has won the most stakes races?

Russell Baze is the jockey with the most stakes race wins, as well as being the winningest jockey in the history of horse racing, as of June 2010. Baze was inducted into the horse racing Hall of F... Read More »