Newspaper article The Chronicle (Toowoomba, Australia)

Clifford Park Return Next Step for Lacey

Newspaper article The Chronicle (Toowoomba, Australia)

Clifford Park Return Next Step for Lacey

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Byline: GLEN McCULLOUGH glenm@thechronicle.com.au

JOCKEY Lacey Morrison's riding career completes a full circle tomorrow when she makes her comeback to Clifford Park riding.

Morrison's successful return to the saddle has brought her back to where her record-breaking career began as she looks to re-establish herself in South East Queensland racing.

Morrison will complete two rides at Gatton tomorrow before partnering Not Without Sin ($3 fav) for trainer Neville Saunders in the Ivans Container Hire QTIS Three-Year-Old Maiden Plate (1100m) at Clifford Park.

Her Clifford Park appearance will be Morrison's first in about six years.

Her career looked to be over after she suffered serious head injuries in a 2008 Ipswich race fall.

Morrison then switched riding for stewarding. But with the competition bug never really leaving her system Morrison grabbed her opportunity to return to the race saddle in April after gaining a medical clearance.

Morrison's carefully planned riding comeback included a stint in North Queensland where she set about re-honing her skills. …

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