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September 2018

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 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 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...

August 2018

Published 29th August, 2018

New RoR showcase event at Aintree EC on 3rd November

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

Published 28th August, 2018

What Of It crowned Supreme Champion at RoR Goffs UK National Championships

5-year-old gelding completes Hickstead – Aintree double Highlights aplenty at six day Aintree extravaganza Six days of ...

Published 17th August, 2018

Record entry, over 300 horses entered for RoR Goffs UK National Championships

Don Cossack among a host of big names entered Gold Cup winning rider Nico de Boinville will be among the judges A recor...

Published 10th August, 2018

Finalists selected for 2018 Racing to Hunting Challenge

First prize of £3,500 to be divided between winner and their local hunt Final to take place at Aintree’s Countryside Day...

Published 6th August, 2018

Gold Nugget takes the spoils at Gatcombe Park

Thrilling finale to RoR NTF Eventing Championship First year at Gatcombe is hailed a success The first staging at Gatco...

July 2018

Published 27th July, 2018

RoR Dressage display team make their racecourse debut at Ascot on Saturday

Also appearing are old favourites Annacotty, Fruity O’Rooney, Ransom Note And showing champion What Of It Racegoers at ...

Published 26th July, 2018

Countdown to Aintree is on for Goffs UK National Championships

Six day RoR Goffs UK National Championships runs from 21st August Gold Cup winning rider Nico de Boinville will be among...

Published 19th July, 2018

RoR Routine sampling results

In common with other similar bodies, RoR takes a very serious view of the administration of Prohibited Substances, wheth...

Published 19th July, 2018

Cowdray Park event showcases former racehorses thriving in Polo

Two prestigious RoR awards given to leading pony and producer Former racehorses excel in King Power semi-final matches ...

Published 16th July, 2018

Racing and Polo A-listers lend their support to Racing to Polo Challenge

Trainer Martyn Meade and bloodstock agent David Loder join forces with professional polo players on judging panel With I...

Published 6th July, 2018

Entries open for RoR Goffs UK National Championships

Entries are now open for the 2018 running of the RoR Goffs UK National Championships held at Aintree Equestrian Centre. ...

June 2018

Published 29th June, 2018

Monsieur Chevalier & co share the bill with The Bootleg Beatles at Lingfield

The third in the series of ‘ARC RoR Awareness Days’ takes place at Lingfield Park this Saturday at the Surrey course’s e...

Published 26th June, 2018

Berkshire showing team reign supreme at Hickstead

Newbury based rider Hannah Horton – part of Watership Down’s Team Ramsay – has won the championship showing title at the...

May 2018

Published 25th May, 2018

ARC launch Awareness Days to promote RoR

ARC launch awareness days to promote RoR and the options available for retired racehorses Arena Racing Company (ARC) has...

Published 24th May, 2018

Sire De Grugy joins RoR yard at Palace House

A Palace Fit For A Sire Sire de Grugy has joined the Retraining of Racehorses team at the National Heritage Centre, Pal...