Thoroughbred

The thoroughbred is possibly the most popular breed across the world and is certainly one of the most influential. Having been selectively bred for centuries for speed and stamina, they have been used as an improver for many other horse breeds. Thousands are bred around the world each year for racing and each year thousands retire to have new lives as riding horses.

jump racing returns credit Credit Paul @ Flickr

A month after flat racing returned to the UK, we are now set to see the return of National Hunt racing too! This is particularly exciting for me with the majority of my Owners Group horses being National Hunt horses. Chez Hans had a quick spin on the flat earlier…

Wouldubewell

Okay so I have done it again and treated myself to another share in an Owners Group horse. (I think lockdown is getting to me!) But let me introduce you to my new hurdler, the 6 year old bay mare, Wouldubewell. She was purchased from the sales after winning her…

#equipepperstars

Our search for the best ex racehorse in the UK is now closed and I now have the really difficult job of trying to narrow them down to the top 6! But with over 30 entries coming in from Facebook and Instagram, I thought I would put all the entries…

chelmsford race track raing returns

Okay so we have jumped on the bandwagon slightly and brought you our very own emoji quiz! Below are 10 racehorses. They might still be racing or retired. Some are famous and some should be familiar faces. How many can you get? 1. ☁️☁️☁️☁️ 2. 🐯 🍞 3. ⛰️🌧️ 4.…

chez hans

Lot’s of people have been impulse buying since being on lock down. This week I had my first impulse buy after logging into view my Owners Group horses. Meet Chez Hans! He is a 4 year old gelding who started over hurdles with Paul Nicholls this winter with reasonable performance.…

wont wait at Burghley 2019

This morning we knew the cross country phase would really shake up the rankings with the majority of the field being within 20 penalties (1 refusal) of the overnight leader Pippa Funnell. Any mistake from the leaders would be costly and likely drop them down the leaderboard. This combined with…