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Red Bull Air Race - Ascot Racecourse - 14-16 August 2015

The Friday of the event didn’t bode well for the weekend’s racing with the weather curtailing all chances of practice runs for the pilots, and indeed threatening their chances at even arriving at the location. 464 more words


Outfit Of The Day: An Afternoon At Ascot

In general I’d say I was a pretty casual dresser, I’m a grungy boots and band tee kind of person on the daily, but despite that, every once in a while it’s fun to get a little bit dressed up. 781 more words



By Jenny Bridle

In a recent news report, China Horse Club (CHC) owner Teo Ah Khing discussed his Club’s recent race meeting at Wuhan on Mainland China. 1,390 more words

Horse Racing

Time to Test the Bookies

The Rockfel Stakes at Newmarket has produced some high class fillies in the past such as Mahogany and Finsceal Beo and tomorrow’s running showcases several that could go on to be classic contenders over the winter, Hawksmoor won well at Goodwood last time just getting up on the line but that race looked a poor Group 3 beforehand, there are three untested types, Godolphin’s Promising Run, Charles Hills’s Doubly Motivated and Sir Michael Stoute’s Thetis. 147 more words

Hat Panache

Hats are about emotion. It is all about how it makes you feel. I like hats that make the heart beat faster.  Philip Treacy OBE –  1,046 more words

Jane Austin Blog

A Day at the Races: How Dubai is Democratising Horse Racing

By Nabila Ramdani

THEY call horse racing “The Sport of Kings” and during my time in Britain I have certainly always associated it with Royalty. I ran into Queen Elizabeth II during my first visit to Ascot a few summers ago, and am used to seeing some of the richest people in the world during my trips to race tracks. 893 more words