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 […]
Category: Club update
Updates for Club’s members. Jimmy’s thoughts, plans, opinions, etc.
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 […]
I have made an entry for MONET MOOR at Exeter this coming Sunday (8th April). She is in the Handicap Chase over 3 miles which is due off at 3.35 and there are 20 entries. At present the going is given at ‘Heavy’ and fingers crossed for a drier week. I’ll be in touch later […]