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The stride length of good horses

“What is the length of stride of a thoroughbred in full racing action? On that hinges the whole problem, Scarcely any two experienced turfmen agree on the length of stride, and that is why the Chicago turfmen – “reformed” but not regenerated – started something when he sent his question to a Santa Anita friend. 233 more words

Horses Of Yesteryear

Altis Endurance Hosts Trail Race Series

September 23-27 will be a very special week of racing to the Western Maryland region when Altis Endurance Sports will host a series of rail trail events. 292 more words


WHAT'S ON SEPTEMBER: Shine present Barnum at Motherwell Concert Hall


15th- 19th September


This exhilarating musical follows the irrepressible imagination and dreams of Phineas T. Barnum, America’s Greatest Showman. We follow the legendary showman’s life as he lit up the world with colour, warmth and excitement and finally teamed up with J.A. 76 more words


Wag Like You Mean It

Dear Will:

On Saturday morning I groaned out of bed, splashed some water on my face, and stumbled down the stairs. Bleary-eyed, I filled a couple of CamelBaks in preparation for a morning hike with my son Luke. 545 more words


Review Barnum at Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff by Barbara Michaels

Barnum at Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff

Book by Mark Bramble

Lyrics: Michael Stewart

Music: Cy Coleman

Reviewer: Barbara Michaels

Rating: 4.5

Jugglers, acrobats, gymnasts et al… 571 more words

Come follow the bland...

Or, the tour of the Chichester Festival Theatre production of Barnum, as seen yesterday at the Lowry in Salford. Bullet points again, because if the show’s writers can’t be arsed to write a proper book for their musical, I can’t be arsed to write proper prose for the review. 1,025 more words