Retraining of Racehorses

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About us Retraining of Racehorses (RoR) is British Horseracing's official charity for the welfare of horses who have retired from racing.

The charity promotes the versatility and adaptability of racehorses for other equestrian activities and provides the necessary infrastructure and funding to care for former racehorses that would otherwise be vulnerable.

Latest news Keep up to date with RoR news and upcoming events here

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Published 11th February, 2019

#GoRacingGreen initiative makes RoR a chosen charity

Initiative raises awareness of mental health issues And encourages people to go racing as part of a community Retra...

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Published 31st January, 2019

Ten Rehoming Centres officially accredited by RoR

Retraining of Racehorses (RoR) has formally accredited ten rehoming centres. Each of the ten centres meets certain key c...

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Published 25th January, 2019

RoR launch hunt ride league for former racehorses

Retraining of Racehorses (RoR) is pleased to launch a new annual competition, the RoR Hunt Ride League, in which the top...

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Published 17th January, 2019

Entries are now open for the Ri-Dry RoR Racing to Hunting Challenge 2019

£3,500 Prize fund Nominations close on 30th April 2019 Kindly supported by Ri-Dry Is your former racehorse thriving in ...

Success stories RoR is always interested to hear of other success stories so please email us and send a photograph of your own story.

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Published 17th September, 2018

Former racehorse, Carhue, on patrol in rural Wales

In May 2017, Dyfed-Powys Police Special Constables started patrolling on horseback. These Special Constables have full p...

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Published 17th June, 2018

Spanish Hidalgo – a truly rewarding gentleman

Both myself and my husband worked in racing for many years. Including his dad who looked after the famous Shirley Height...

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Published 1st June, 2018

Master Wickham – the gift horse that went to badminton

(Written by Claire Lewis) Master Wickham, known at home as Darsi, ran his last race in January 2015 after a short career...

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Published 17th May, 2018

Polocrosse Season In Full Swing

With the Polocrosse season in full swing, Rachael Duhig from Cotswold Polocrosse Club has sent in this report on the up ...

Wishing everyone a brilliant day @Ascot to support #GoRacingGreen. RoR are delighted to be one of the chosen charities to receive profits from the sale of merchandise #showyoursupport https://t.co/RBYTw4NWpB
@RoRlatest 16th February, 2019