Posts containing the tag Gareth Topham

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

The BHA and the Whip!

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British Horse Racing Authority Review of the Whip! The Racing Horse┬áhas digested the British Horse Racing Authority’s review on whip use. It ran to 70 pages and was the first time that it consulted all members of the racing fraternity and the general public. Key points included that riders who continually commit serious whip … Continue reading