- Is it fair that Gordon Elliot had 13 runners in the Grand National?
If you were watching the build-up to the Grand National, it wouldn’t have escaped your notice that trainer Gordon Elliot had no less than 13 runners in the race. 7 of these were owned by Michael O’Leary’s Gigginstown stable. Immensely wealthy owners and their trainers are now dominating proceedings and…Read More »
- Tiger Roll makes history in the Grand National
Those of a certain age will recall the exploits of the Red Rum’s in the Grand National. Indeed, any racing fan will have heard the incredible story of that amazing horse. No other horse has come close to rivalling his achievements in the forty-two years since Red Rum’s final victory…Read More »
- How to protect your horse’s mane in winter
In the winter months, you want your horse to be warm, but their cosy rugs have a significant downside. Rugs with neck covers can rub your horse’s mane, removing all or part of it. Here’s how you can look after your horse’s mane while keeping them warm in the cold…Read More »
- Experienced equestrian fighting for life after freak accident
An internationally renowned equestrian has sustained serious head injuries while trying to save another rider’s horses. Janina Kletke had moved her own horses to protect them from raging bush fires in Australia and had offered to help others whose animals needed to be relocated because they were in danger.Read More »