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Innovative Shared Ownership Racedays Unveiled for 2022

Published: 23rd March 2022

A series of Racecourse Ownership Days designed to showcase the ownership experience and the thrill and benefits of shared ownership will take place across seven racecourses this year. ...

Racing League Unveil New Format for 2022

Published: 22nd March 2022

ITV presenters Matt Chapman, Leonna Mayor and Kevin Blake are among seven team managers for the 2022 Racing League. ​...

Orange to White: Racing Looks Through The Eyes Of The Horse

Published: 22nd February 2022

Racing at Stratford Upon Avon on 14th March will mark the start of a new era over jumps in Britain as obstacles begin turning white as part of a welfare-driven initiative....

Excitement Builds for New Winter Million Festival

Published: 17th January 2022

With a total of £1 million in prizemoney up for grabs at the newly established Winter Million Festival it’s no surprise there have been some strong entries spread across the 21 races...

Rachael Blackmore nominated for the BBC World Sports Star of the Year award

Published: 10th December 2021

Rachael Blackmore has had a remarkable year, Cheltenham Festival leading rider and Grand National winner has been nominated for a prestigious SPOTY award....

Charlie Appleby claims first Champion Trainer title after remarkable year

Published: 6th December 2021

Charlie Appleby will today be crowned Champion Flat Trainer for the first time in his career to cap a memorable year....

Racing With Pride produces rainbow jockey’s silks to showcase LGBT+ visibility and support

Published: 2nd December 2021

Racing With Pride has designed and produced racing silks to show support for the LGBT+ community and support the message that Racing is Everyone’s Sport....

Jack Duern and Josephine Gordon launch Racing Is Everyone’s Sport 2021

Published: 29th November 2021

Launched by Great British Racing last year and the sport’s Racing with Pride network, Racing Is Everyone’s Sport aims to encourage and welcome LGBT+ participation in the sport of horseracing, bringing the...

Brian Hughes first to 100 winners in the Jump Jockeys’ Championships

Published: 22nd November 2021

Brian Hughes has had a thunderous start to the 2021/22 Jump Jockeys’ Championship, celebrating his 100th winner of the season today at Ayr....

Inaugural National Racehorse Week Proves A Big Hit

Published: 8th November 2021

Following on from the inaugural National Racehorse Week which took place 12th-19th September Great British Racing, which led on the project on behalf of the racing industry, is pleased to publish the...