Liam Treadwell, an English jockey who rode a horse with odds of 100-1 to victory in the Grand National Steeplechase in 2009, has died. He was 34.
Treadwell’s death was confirmed by horseracing trainer Alastair Ralph, who said it was “unbelievably sad” and a “big shock.” , according to a statement posted online on June. 23, 2020 by USA Today.
We learned of the deceased through the following tribute posted on social media.,
Cause of Death.
We have no information at the moment on of caused death . This post will be updated as soon as we have that information.
The following are some tributes posted on social media to honor the life and the legacy of the deceased.
It is with great sadness we hear of the passing of former alumni @AngmeringSport Student Liam Treadwell aged 34. He will be best known for winning the G.National in 2009 with the 100/1 Horse Mon Mome in 1 of the biggest shocks in Horse Racing. Liam was a talented individual RIP pic.twitter.com/eMXfQTauRX
— Angmering Sport (@AngmeringSport) June 23, 2020
It is with great sadness we hear of the passing of former alumni @AngmeringSport Student Liam Treadwell aged 34. He will be best known for winning the G.National in 2009 with the 100/1 Horse Mon Mome in 1 of the biggest shocks in Horse Racing. Liam was a talented individual RIP pic.twitter.com/Sa2AkQTpW5
— SOUTHERN AREA SPORT (@S_A_Sport) June 23, 2020
Devastated to hear the news about #LiamTreadwell a wonderful jockey who I personally followed for so many years. My condolences to his family and friends. He will be terribly missed. #RIPLiamTreadwell
— Dave Mclaren (@modmclaren) June 23, 2020
Devastating news about Liam Treadwell. An exceptionally gifted horseman and by all accounts a gentleman of the weighing room. Look after those close to you, and remember #itsokaytonotbeokay @IJF_official
— Dave Brown (@DaveNewcyBrown) June 23, 2020
I’d like to thank everyone for all your kind birthday messages yesterday. Today turned out to be a very sad day for the Racing Community. If there is anyone out there at all struggling with anything at all please talk to some one any one!! Help is there!!! RIP Liam Treadwell
— Sean Flanagan (@swflanagan7) June 23, 2020