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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 Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is impacting on all of us in so many ways and we understand the seriousness of the challenges faced by you, our members, at this time whether your livelihood is derived from the equine world or the current government guidelines are impacting on your enjoyment of your horses.

In these unprecedented times, as always, we are here to help should you need any advice or support regarding your former racehorse. If you want to get in touch, please email

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Published 20th October, 2021

Hunting challenge finalists set for day with the Ledbury

Ri-Dry RoR Racing to Hunting Challenge finalists announced Eight horses and riders have been selected for the final of ...

Published 18th October, 2021

RoR Support Racing Staff Week

Racing Staff Week recognises the contribution of the industry’s entire workforce, in all British horseracing employs 17,...

Published 11th October, 2021

RoR BE90 and BE100 Eventing Championships

On Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th of October the RoR BE90 and BE100 Championships kindly hosted by Tweseldown in the South...

Published 6th October, 2021

Globetrotting stars feature in RoR Parade at Newmarket

Prince of Arran and Purple Moon, who were both placed in the Melbourne Cup, will be amongst the retired racehorses who w...

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

Published 21st October, 2021

Racing Staff Week - Hannah Chisman and First Fandango

Next in our series of features marking ‘Racing Staff Week’, is Hannah Chisman who tells us how she juggles her racing jo...

Published 19th October, 2021

Racing Staff Week - Sophie Brown and Amroth Bay

In the second in our series of features marking ‘Racing Staff Week’, Sophie Brown tells us how she juggles her racing jo...

Published 1st October, 2021

How can one little horse make all your dreams come true?

By Rebecca Murch In July 2020, I received a call from a friend asking if I wanted to have a ride aboard her new RoR. Hav...

Published 24th September, 2021

Dragons Heart's Story

By Laura Gold In September 2020, I purchased Dragons Heart, now known as Ripley to her friends, to do a bit of everythin...

Hannah Chisman is travelling head girl for John Spearing & has worked in racing since the day she left school 17 yrs ago. When Hannah is not working you can usually find her out riding or competing her former racehorse, First Fandango #RacingStaffWeek 🔗
@RoRlatest 21st October, 2021