...and here is So French winning the Grand Steeple

James Reveley achieved his summit by winning the premier French Grand-Steeplechase on Sunday on an extraordinarily good 5-y-o called, appropriately, So French: http://www.group1horseracing.com/tv/video/66822/grand-steeple-chase-de-paris Really impressive!

Watch Group/Grade 1 One races

Here’s a very handy link to all the big races: http://www.group1horseracing.com Links to all the big races, flat, jumps and trots! Here is Un De Sceaux’s imperious victory in the […]

York - Wednesday

I love York racecourse. I lived very near to it for nearly a year and helped to put on the York Rock Festival in 1984 before starting my retail experiences […]

Chester Wednesday

Regular readers will know that I’m not a fan of flat racing. However, a very good friend is going to be there tomorrow so I feel obliged to offer my […]

SkyQ doesn't work

Whatever you do don’t get #SkyQ until it’s working properly. Had the guys round this afternoon. Between them they were here for over four hours and I have to say […]

Aintree 2016 - Friday

Well Thursday got off to the best possible start with Arzal seeing off the opposition in grand style and that set the tone for others to follow. Annie Power was the first […]

Aintree 2016 - Thursday

Embed from Getty Images So it is now upon us. Undoubtedly, even by recent very high standards, the best renewal of the Aintree Festival for many years and therefore probably […]

Aintree Thursday

My very good friend Ian Fitzpatrick reminded me yesterday that there is a decent gap between Cheltenham and Aintree this year. To be honest I’d missed it but now I […]

Ludlow - Thursday

I’m at Ludlow tomorrow, undoubtedly one of my favourite racecourses (and towns) for a pleasant and relatively low level interlude between Cheltenham and Aintree. The going is good. It’s a […]