When you think of the British Grand Prix and especially when it comes to the circuit, you probably think of Silverstone. You may even think of Brands Hatch which hosted the event in the 70’s and 80’s, or even Brooklands which hosted British Grand Prix’s in the 1920’s. 157 more words
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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
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