Japanese Jockey Hilariously Finishes Race Before His Horse After Being Thrown Off (VIDEO)

A jockey was lucky to escape unharmed after taking a very nasty tumble when his race in Japan came to a frightening end.

62-year-old Shoichi Kawahara was aboard six-year-old mare Vintage Pearl when he suddenly went airborne crashed to the ground at the end of a race in Japan.

He also crossed the finish line before his horse.

Shoichi had made over 31,000 career starts and hit his 5,500th career win nearly a year ago.