Very sad news…

I am very sad to report that ARCHIE RICE suffered an injury in yesterday’s race which proved to be fatal. The yard is a very sombre place today and he will be greatly missed by everyone. We have always referred to him as the ‘flag bearer’ for the Club and he was a great favourite […]

Walk for Widecombe

The Charity ‘Devon Communities Together’, where Bryony is an ambassadore, and its fundraising brand ‘LOVE Devon’ work on getting the public involved in raising money for community projects, causes and services in Devon. Walk for Widecombe will take place at 10am on Sunday 16th September. Join Jim, Nikki and Bryony for a sponsored walk or […]

Racing Club Update

News of another horse who will be running in the Club’s name and colours – CHANCE IT (IRE) is an 8 year old bay gelding who has just come over from Ireland. He is by Tajraasi (USA) out of Lafanta (IRE) who is by Oscar (IRE). Although still a maiden, he has experience over both […]

The Frost Open Day

Yesterday’s rather dramatic weather couldn’t stop us from holding our traditional Frost Open Day. Club members and guests, the Frost family and inhabitants of the barn – all enjoyed the afternoon with lots of fun and lots of delicious food. Here are some photos taken and shared by Mary Fishwick:

A flash back to 1989 Grand National

A few days ago, the South West Racing Club published this short post bringing back some good memories: “The 1989 Grand National took place at Aintree Racecourse on 8 April. The race was won in a time of 10 minutes 6.9 seconds and by a distance of 7 lengths by Irish 12-year-old Little Polveir, ridden […]

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