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Tregaron Trotting Club Spring Meeting.

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  The TREGARON TROTTING CLUB SPRING MEETING hosts an exciting 11-race card at Dolyrychain, Pontrhydfendigaid SY25 6EL on Sunday 14th May 2017 and is not to be missed. The Racing Horse will be there to review the meeting and post news on Monday. First Race 2pm but our advice is to get there early, relax … Continue reading

Opération Chelmsford un succès!

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OPERATION DEEMED A GREAT SUCCESS! Chelmsford City Racecourse facilitated two trotting races staged by TROTBritain last night under the regulations of the British Harness Racing Club. This came after 8 Flat races and 108 horses competed for £45,000 prize money. Operation Chelmsford was deemed a great success! The photographs below are courtesy of Adam … Continue reading

Trotting at Chelmsford

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 Tonight at Chelmsford a first-of-its-kind takes place in the horse racing world as the course host two Trotter Francais races as part of their programme. The Racing Horse urges all readers, members and supporters of ‘Harness Racing’ to place a wager no matter how small on the 8.25 and 8.55 Chelmsford races tonight. We … Continue reading

Marc’s Rockin – Mambo Style!

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The Racing Horse visited the Vauxhall Showground in Monmouth on Saturday to watch a fascinating 14-race card. It is believed that racing has taken place in Monmouth as early as 1734 though it is not clear when the racing moved to Vauxhall Fields but they were in use up until the races ended 1933. … Continue reading

Trot On Sulky

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The Racing Horse enjoyed a fabulous days harness racing at Dunstall Park, Wolverhampton on Saturday and it was a pleasure to meet Marie-Anh Schwartz and Jack Dowie of LeTrot and TrotBritain to hear their views on our sport. With perfect weather for the spectators the racing was excellent so absolute credit to all those who worked … Continue reading

Pacing & Trotting Pageant – Wolverhampton Style!

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Wolverhampton Racecourse host a glorious weekend of Harness Racing starting on Saturday 4th June 2016. Many of  the best standardbreds and drivers in the UK will be competing for a share of £17,055. We are guaranteed excellent racing, high excitement and drama and a fantastic atmosphere! The Racing Horse will review the meeting and post Monday … Continue reading

What’s On? Trots On – Wolverhampton 2016!

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Wolverhampton track unique – sure to suit staying types! Wolverhampton Racecourse (since 1825) has offered horse racing for nearly 200 years, features Britain’s first floodlit horse racing track and also boasts the first track to race on a Tapeta surface. The course is oval and one mile (1,609 m) in circumference, and with left-hand turns which … Continue reading

Tregaron August Harness Festival 2013

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The Racing Horse has now completely immersed itself in the Welsh Trotting scene and has been impressed with the work, enthusiasm and effort put in to cement the high status of Tregaron’s harness racing festival. It has been described as the Cheltenham of harness racing because of the number of Irish horses and spectators … Continue reading

Gareth Topham – Racing Commentator

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Emerging Star and Ace Racing Commentator The Racing Horse caught up with emerging star and ace racing commentator Gareth Topham and asked him how he got into racing. He told us: “If you ask most people what got them what got them into racing they will probably reveal their old memories of the Grand … Continue reading