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December 2018

Published 10th December, 2018

Results of Hearings held by the Retraining of Racehorses (RoR) Disciplinary Panel

The results of two hearings held by the Retraining of Racehorses (RoR) Disciplinary Panel on 27th November, 2018. AMY A…

Published 5th December, 2018

Finalists announced for 2018 RoR Horse of the Year

Four versatile former racehorses in the running for The Jockey Club sponsored award One week to go - counting down to …

Published 3rd December, 2018

“Fantastic turnout, wonderful outcome” Tattersalls Stallion Nomination auction raises £147,000

A charity auction of stallion nominations held at Tattersalls on Sunday night in aid of Retraining of Racehorses (RoR) r…

November 2018

Published 28th November, 2018

Sire De Grugy and Carruthers among RoR stars parading at Newbury in honour of Sir Peter O’sullevan

Retrained racehorses on show at the Ladbrokes Winter Carnival There will be a parade of five retrained racehorses prior…

Published 21st November, 2018

World Champion Cracksman among Stallion Nominations to be auctioned in aid of RoR

Tattersalls to host charity auction on eve of December Mare Sale A charity auction of stallion nominations, including r…

Published 19th November, 2018

2018 Heart Awards winners revealed at RoR End of Season Party

The RoR End of Season Party was a special night for owners of former racehorses as the four winners of the 2018 RoR Hear…

Published 7th November, 2018

Successful First RoR Showcase

Last weekend RoR held the first RoR Showcase at the Aintree Equestrian Centre on Saturday 3rdNovember 2018. The event su…

October 2018

Published 31st October, 2018

RoR Showcase to be live streamed on Saturday from 9.30 am.

Saturday 3rd November 2018 it’s the first ever RoR Showcase, an inspirational training and educational day designed by R…

Published 30th October, 2018

2018 RoR Horse of the Year nominations announced

17 horses nominated for prestigious award, sponsored by The Jockey Club The countdown is on and the nominations are in.…

Published 29th October, 2018

Age is no barrier as Kasilia wins Ri-Dry RoR Racing to Hunting Challenge

20-year-old gelding from Berwickshire lands prize at Aintree At 20-years-old, Kasilia was the eldest of the six horses …

Published 24th October, 2018

Six finalists line up at Aintree for Ri-Dry RoR Racing to Hunting Challenge Final

A first prize of £3,500 for the best racehorse turned hunt horse Six former racehorses head to Aintree for the course’s…

Published 10th October, 2018

New venue hosts RoR Grassroots Eventing Championship 2018

Last weekend saw the Championships for the BE90 and BE100 Grassroots eventing at Tweseldown, Hampshire. This was the fir…

Published 9th October, 2018

Trip To Paris and Stand Guard among the former racehorses parading at Newmarket on Saturday

Several former Newmarket trained horses will showcase the racehorse’s life after racing at Dubai Future Champions Festi…

September 2018

Published 27th September, 2018

Tickets selling for RoR Showcase!

An inspirational and educational day dedicated to retraining a former racehorse, following the transition of a racehorse…

Published 17th September, 2018

RoR are searching for horses with big hearts

RoR is hoping to attract entries from the many owners of former racehorses for it’s 2018 RoR Heart Awards, the closing d…

Published 14th September, 2018

RoR Dressage Championships take centre stage at Ssangyong Blenheim Palace

The new Retraining of Racehorses (RoR) dressage championships at SsangYong Blenheim Palace Horse Trials (Thursday, 13 Se…

Published 14th September, 2018

RoR Racing to Polo Challenge returns to Royal County of Berkshire Polo Club

On the 10th September, the RoR Racing to Polo Challenge, supported by Lycetts, returned to The Royal County of Berkshire…

Published 11th September, 2018

Blenheim Palace host star studded RoR line-up for Sunday parade and new dressage championship

Retraining of Racehorses (RoR) is doubly represented at this week’s SsangYong Blenheim Palace Horse Trials. The event, w…

Published 7th September, 2018

Retrained racehorses on parade at Doncaster on Leger Legends Day

Former racehorses join former jockeys on show at start of St Leger Festival Not only will the public get to see former …

Published 6th September, 2018

RoR Heart Awards to be revealed at RoR end of season party

RoR relaunch Heart Awards to celebrate your love for former racehorses. Entries close 21st September Winners revealed at…