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 15th April, 2019

Gold Cup winner Big Orange joins RoR Yard at Palace House

Big Orange has joined the Retraining of Racehorses (RoR) charity flagship yard at Palace House, the National Heritage Ce...

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Published 3rd April, 2019

Saphir all set to shine again at Aintree

Saphir Du Rheu and Pineau De Re lead line-up of former Aintree winners parading before racing on Thursday Retraining ...

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Published 5th March, 2019

Master Minded one of the star turns in The Festival RoR parade

12 horse line-up features six Cheltenham Festival winners Former champion Master Minded to make first appearance sinc...

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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...

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 ...

Incase you missed our #RoRDressageDisplayTeam today @LambournOpenDay, here is a short clip of the former racehorses in action. #VersatileRacehorses https://t.co/4Tr9LtU43p
@RoRlatest 19th April, 2019