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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...

Daniel Tudhope wins fourth ‘Cock O’ The North’ title

Published: 5th November 2021

Daniel Tudhope is set to reclaim his title as Cock O’ The North as he moves out of reach of nearest rivals David Allan and Kevin Stott with just two days of...

Her Majesty The Queen inducted into Racing Hall of Fame

Published: 11th October 2021

The Queen has been inducted into the Racing Hall of Fame within the Special Contributor category, in recognition of her outstanding contribution to British Flat racing....

National Coming Out Day: Jack Duern partners with Racing With Pride

Published: 11th October 2021

Racing With Pride announces sponsorship with British racing's sole openly gay jockey, Jack Duern on National Coming Out Day....