I’ve entered GILLY GRACE to run at Taunton this coming Thursday, 29th November. She is in the Handicap Chase over 2 miles 5 furlongs which is scheduled to start at 3.10 p.m. There are 18 entries for this race and although the going is given as ‘Good to Firm’ at present, there is rain about. […]
Category: Club update
Updates for Club’s members. Jimmy’s thoughts, plans, opinions, etc.
CHANCE IT has been entered to run at Newton Abbot on Saturday afternoon (1st September) when the first race will be at 1.55 p.m. He is in the final race of the afternoon, at 5.25, which is a handicap hurdle over 2 miles 5 furlongs. There are 21 entries and he has been given a […]
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 […]
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 […]
ICE KONIG seems fine after his run yesterday. We were pleased with him as he stayed on well from an unpromising position in what was rough race to finish 4th and we’re sure his turn will come before too long. ARCHIE RICE and Philippa thoroughly enjoyed themselves in the Charity Race even though they didn’t […]
Unfortunately I have decided not to run MONET MOOR at Newton Abbot tomorrow. I feel that the ground would be too quick for her and as she would be out of the handicap, it would be best to wait for a better opportunity to run her. GILLY GRACE and ICE KONIG are both very well […]