The rider had been granted a two-month licence by the JRA but has had to abandon her plans as a declaration of emergency is in place.
Mickaelle Michel has become the first European female in JRA history to receive a licence to ride in Japan’s top tier.
Mickaelle Michel hailed 2020 as a breakthrough year for female jockeys in Europe after she claimed her first G2 victory in Italy.
French riding sensation Mickaelle Michel’s chances of riding regularly on Japan’s premier circuit have received a major boost.
Mickaelle Michel has reached another milestone in her flourishing career by riding her first ever Group winner.
Never in her wildest dreams did jockey Mickaelle Michel expect to be breaking records when she took the gamble of trying to develop her career in Japan.
French riding sensation Mickaelle Michel is reaching a crossroads as she considers her primary ambition: how to become the world’s number one female rider.