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Under Starters Orders – Frankie Dettori

Published: 4th June 2020

The most famous face in British racing today, Italian-born Frankie started his riding career as an apprentice jockey aged just 14. By 1990, he had become the first teenager since the famed...
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Under Starters Orders – Ryan Moore

Published: 1st June 2020

Name: Ryan Moore Date of Birth: 18th September 1983 Career highlight: Winning the Gold Cup at Royal Ascot in 2013 on board HM The Queen’s horse, Estimate. Interesting fact: Ryan is a...
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Video: Racing Silks Business Allertons Supplies NHS With Vital Scrubs

Published: 7th May 2020

The leading racing silks maker in Europe, Allertons, has changed course during the coronavirus crisis to support local hospitals and provide hundreds of sets of scrubs for free as a gift to...
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Racing Life In Lockdown

Published: 5th May 2020

Racing Life In Lockdown is a series which puts a spotlight on the many facets of the racing industry during this time, and how individuals and businesses are coping with the ‘new...
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Dream Horse Movie | The inspiring story of Dream Alliance

Published: 6th April 2020

Dream Alliance is the incredible story of how a horse that was born on an allotment, bought for £300 and went on to win £138,000 in prize money. In Cefn Forest, Caerphilly,...
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International Women’s Day 2020: Just Jockeys

Published: 1st April 2020

Women have an established and recognised standing in racing and the number of successes continue to rise. The total number of winners from (female) jockeys has increased by 76% from 2015 to...
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VOTE: What’s your favourite Jumps racehorse of all-time?

Published: 27th March 2020

To celebrate Groundhog Day, and the famous movie featuring Bill Murray where his character relives the same day over and over again. It got us thinking… if you could relive and rewatch...
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MOTHER’S DAY: FANTASTIC MARES BOTH ON AND OFF THE TRACK

Published: 26th March 2020

To celebrate Mother’s Day, we’ve compiled a list of just some of the great broodmares in British racing over the years. Taking a look back at some of their great moments on...
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The Top 5 Contenders for the 2019 Champion Apprentice Championship

Published: 5th March 2020

There will be a number of high flying young jockeys in contention for the championship once again this year. The highly coveted prize can propel a young unknown rider into the limelight,...
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Top 6 Greatest Finishes At The Cheltenham Festival

Published: 3rd March 2020

Each and every renewal offers up moments that have the power to bring even the hardiest racing aficionados to their knees.  Below we list off six finishes we’ve deemed to be the...