Zoe leads a happy life at her parents’ racehorse stables, driven by the dream of someday becoming a jockey like her father. When a foal that Zoe names Tempest is born, the girl is the first to see in it the champion her parents have been waiting and working for all their lives. The winner she will ride to victory. But Zoe’s dreams are shattered one stormy night, when a panicked Tempest accidentally injures the girl, leaving her permanently “disabled”. Furious at life, Zoe slips into despair and pulls her entire family down with her. But Zoe will seek to conquer the impossible, in pursuit of her dream.