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October 2021

Published 22nd October, 2021

Racing Staff Week - Lyndsey Goldie

Last in our series of features marking ‘Racing Staff Week’, is Lynsey Goldie who tells us how she juggles her racing job...

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...

September 2021

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...

May 2021

Published 7th May, 2021

Indie My Horse of a Lifetime

Written by Emma Morrison I purchased Shoreline, now known as Indie, last year with the intention that she would be my fo...

February 2021

Published 10th February, 2021

HEROS Success Story - Tamiami Trail

Tamiami Trail is a wonderful example of the versatility of the Thoroughbred. He came to HEROS as a 7 year old in 2005 h...

Published 9th February, 2021

HEROS Success Story - Catkin Copse

Catkin Copse came to HEROS as a 10 year old having run from the age of 6 in National Hunt Bumpers and Novice Hurdle race...

Published 5th February, 2021

Ansells Pride's Story

Ansells Pride now known as Pride, was purchased by Mr Brian Ansell at Tattersalls yearling sales for 26,000 Guineas, whi...

January 2021

Published 28th January, 2021

My Rock - Native Caption

Native Caption or now known as Donald, is 25 years old, purchased from Doncaster Sales in 2001 and has completely transf...

Published 20th January, 2021

Jakub's Success Story

Jakub has lived in England for a number of years, working part-time in a garage. For some time, he believed that the onl...

Published 19th January, 2021

Abdul's Story

In August 2015 following an incomprehensibly harrowing start to his life, Abdul a 19 year old refugee from Sudan was ref...

October 2020

Published 6th October, 2020

Side Glance – the horse who takes everything in his stride

When she is not working for Kingsclere trainer Andrew Balding, Leanne White is busy looking after her stepchildren and t...

September 2020

Published 24th September, 2020

Secret Passion a Horse of a Lifetime

Written by Polly Taylor Secret Passion, known as Lyric was a wonderful advertisement for the joys of former racehorses....

Published 10th September, 2020

Triumphant Welcome's Tale by Alana White

Written by Alana White I am a member of RoR (Central Region) with my former racehorse Triumphant Welcome, or known to h...

July 2020

Published 24th July, 2020

UAE King's Training Journal by Jackie Smith

We met UAE King at the end of January at his trainer Roger Varian's yard, in Newmarket. We were excited to meet one of t...

Published 16th July, 2020

Sirius Chesnut the Dressage Diva

Written by Katy Ferrari. Sirius Chesnut, now known as Declan at home, has been with me for five years now. When he arriv...

Published 9th July, 2020

My Eventing Superstars - by Harriet Colderick

Watergate Bay was previously trained by Paul Nicholls, owned by Graham Roach and then Chris Gordon and I now event him a...

Published 1st July, 2020

Thady Quil - 'I hatched a plan to bring him into the fold'

Written by Pip Frankish Bought as a 5 year old from Ireland where he was a decent point to pointer, Thady Quil (the name...

June 2020

Published 11th June, 2020

The story of Bold Josr by Becky Wingett

I bought Bold Josr, now known as Bertie, nearly 7 years ago to become a bit of a happy hacker to share with my mum and a...