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Festival Fever is on the horizon…

As the cold of winter sets in, all of the pieces are moving and forming into the picture that will become the 2017 Cheltenham Festival in a couple of months time. The Christmas period always provides a whole bunch of insights and clues as to the likely co...

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Massaat to Steal Summer Shows at Investec Epsom Derby

The summer sunshine is starting to beam down across the United Kingdom. What does that mean? Well, for some it means beer gardens, holidays and a tan. However, for some, it means racing is back, with the horse-racing calendar in full steam. With many top ...

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Panto Horse or Real Horse?

Can you tell a pantomime horse from a real horse? Your hay from your neigh? Your hoof from your spoof? Take a couple of minutes and see if you can identify which cleverly disguised horses are real and which are fake… Source: Grand National 2016

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Looking ahead to the Cheltenham Festival

We love to share news about the top equestrian events around Ireland such as Tatts 2016, but sometimes it’s fun to look a little further afield to see how the horse racing scene is progressing in the UK. Seeing as the Cheltenham Festival is just around ...

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A look at the upcoming Champions Day at Ascot

QIPCO Champions Day will take place on 17th October 2015 and signals the end of the European flat racing season. The event, which is in its fourth year, is the richest raceday in the British calendar and there is the opportunity for spectators to see the ...

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An early look ahead to the 2016 Royal Ascot Meeting

Horse racing is one of the biggest sports in the world and there are a number of colossal meetings throughout the year that continue to attract the best horses, owners, trainers and jockeys to pit their wits against one another. Royal Ascot is perhaps the...

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A look ahead to the 2015 Royal Ascot Meeting

The 2015 Royal Ascot Meeting, which gets underway on Tuesday 16th June, is one of the most eagerly anticipated events of the sporting calendar. The meeting is the most valuable horse racing festival in Britain, with some of the world’s best horses compe...

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