In common with other similar bodies, RoR takes a very serious view of the administration of Prohibited Substances, whether intentional or unintentional. As a result, random testing is carried out at Affiliated Shows during the season.

RoR can confirm the following:

Random testing was carried out at South of England Spring Indoor Show

Results of Routine Sampling taken at the South of England Spring Indoor Show – April 10th 2018 

Six former racehorses tested – Results – All six negative

Random testing was carried out at Royal Windsor Show.

Results of the Routine Sampling taken at Royal Windsor Show – May 10th 2018 

Six former racehorses tested – Results – five negative and one positive test

The positive test is going through the appropriate investigative and disciplinary process at present,