Side saddle riders from all over the world descended on Aintree last weekend for the SSA’s International Celebration Weekend, which drew the SSA’s 40th anniversary celebrations to a close. 661 more words
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A lovely Bank Holiday Monday and as I look out of my window even the sun is trying to get in on the action.
I am no fan of jump racing once the festivals have finished as horses have had long seasons and the ground changes so the form book can be taken with a pinch of salt. 210 more words
Now the National Hunt season has officially ended we are left with a brief moment to reflect on what a scintillating year it’s been. Although AP McCoy has the misfortune to have ended his riding career, this season’s equine stars are just on their holidays. 203 more words