A selection of photographs capturing the grit and greatness of champion jockey AP McCoy, who will ride for the last time at Sandown on Saturday.
AP McCoy pictured a couple of decades ago in January 1996.
Hennessy Gold Cup success at Leopardstown
McCoy always wanted winners, regardless of the time, date or venue.
The 2004 Cheltenham Festival included a popular winner for AP McCoy.
Pictured with the boss
JP McManus and AP McCoy had a highly successful partnership.
The Champ following a fall on Harry D'Honeur
AP McCoy repeatedly came back following disappointments, falls, and injury setbacks.
An emotional send off at Cheltenham
McCoy's last evening at the famous Festival proved to be an emotional evening.
Great friend and rival Ruby Walsh alongside AP McCoy
Throughout the years Walsh and McCoy had many battles, but the friendship endures.
AP McCoy before his final race in Ireland
Irish fans and punters gave McCoy a passionate reception.
Gunners legend Charlie George meets McCoy
Charlie George, AP McCoy, and his son Archie pictured at Sandown in 2014.
Conditions never mattered to McCoy
McCoy following another win in the wind and rain in 2010.
Celebrations in Galway
Chanelle McCoy delighted at AP McCoy's Galway Plate triumph.