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 13th February, 2020

RoR welcomes improved traceability for retired racehorses

New simplified online process for retiring racehorses open to both trainers and owners System will require and record d...

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Published 6th February, 2020

Coneygree and The New One among six former racehorses parading at Warwick

RoR Awareness Day part of the educational activities on Agetur Kingmaker Chase Day Six former stars on the track will b...

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Published 30th January, 2020

Cue Card, Sire De Grugy and Barbers Shop on parade at Sandown Park

A trio of former stars on the track will be parading at Sandown Park on Saturday 1st February to showcase their versatil...

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Published 21st January, 2020

RoR Horse Personality of the Year - Watch the films

Three beautiful films captured the stories of the finalists This year’s RoR Awards heralded the twentieth anniversary s...

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 12th December, 2019

Big Easy proves that dressage is just that............Easy!!!

After losing my horse I was on the lookout for another and I mentioned to a friend of mine who works for Ian Williams, t...

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Published 6th November, 2019

Stuff of Dreams - Ingleby Hill & Shelley Heywood

My name is Shelley Heywood and I’m now 48 years old! I started riding aged eight (in those days insurance at riding scho...

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Published 8th October, 2019

Sweet Deal proves to be just that!

(Written by Hannah Mustow) Sweet Deal, joined us in April 2015 after a career on both the flat and over hurdles. He race...

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Published 5th June, 2019

Amroth Bay - a (nearly) perfect match from the start

(Written by Sophie Brown) As someone straight out of racing school and starting their first job in racing, my nerves on ...

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Tomorrow's IFAR conference will kick off with an introduction by Di Arbuthnot, chair of IFAR and chief executive of @RoRlatest. #IFAR2020 is being held as part of @ARCSA2020 in Cape Town, South Africa. #ARC2020 #GlobalAftercare https://t.co/KoJbX3bDfB
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