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REVIEW: Irish Oaks Weekend

Having examined the cards for this weekend’s action at the Curragh, I made the trip up and had two enjoyable days at the races.

To read my review of the weekend’s racing… 17 more words


Irish Oaks Weekend at the Curragh

I will be giving my verdicts on the Irish Oaks Weekend in tomorrow’s Racing Extra.

Sample Verdicts:

6:50 Maiden 1m2f 3yo+ ~9k

The concluding race on the Saturday is a ten furlong maiden, in which Sea the Lion can be expected to run well. 308 more words

Racing Extra

Irish Derby (Group 1)

“They never get it right, it was meant to be sunny today”.

“They never get it right it was meant to be raining today”.

The two things you hear said most often in Ireland every summer. 548 more words

Pattern Racing

It's boat time!

I have begun work on the Sisyutyl. I got some nice cedar for stems from Windsor¬† today. It’s great for weight but very weak along the grain. 288 more words