When the cat is away the mice will play and as Ron soaks up the rays in Greece I can add a little hot off the press all-weather news (Ron hates it) to my weekly article in peace and quiet (hopefully)? As you may have read elsewhere, ARC held a …Read More »
Wasting my time, strange ideas from the top, and as the barbers used to say, “Something for the weekend”!
And the rains fell down and made all my hard work this time last week a complete and utter waste of time – curse you Mother Nature! As you all know, the heavens opened over night last weekend, leaving Redcar on Saturday abandoned, and everywhere else much softer than we …Read More »
It will hopefully be profitable, you will more often lose but, above all you should be enjoying it, whatever happens. That’s betting on horses. I make my living doing what I do and enjoy every waking moment. I cannot wait to get out of bed (5-00am every morning, sometimes earlier) …Read More »
Ok well the smart Alec who suggested I stop making racing selections and follow Ron’s ratings may well have a point I suppose, but it is a game of opinions and I am still living off my first selection who bolted up at 33/1 and has been placed since as …Read More »
We asked Jim Culloty for his thoughts ahead of the Bob Champion Cancer Trust Legend race on Grand National Saturday and he says, “I am looking forward to riding Rosie’s Lady at Aintree. Looking at her form she appears quite progressive which is not surprising as a 4 year old. …Read More »
Well we didn’t do quite so badly yesterday though I only hope you took the freely available 5/1 about The New One early in the morning, 7/2 SP was a tad skinny considering he wasn’t even the favourite? Buddy Bolero ran a blinder in fourth in the National Hunt Chase …Read More »
Not that Rosie and Jim, our Rosie and Jim! I can only imagine how James Fenton is feeling right now, just a week to go until he climbs into the saddle aboard our Rosie’s Lady, races the 1 mile and 5 furlongs around Prestbury Park, against another 11 intrepid souls …Read More »
A well weighted Grand National option at 66/1, will the real Finian’s Rainbow please stand up, and a new kid on the block with the very best connections.
As I am sure you can imagine all the talk at the moment in the World of racing revolves around Cheltenham and in our case, how much publicity can we get for our charity campaigns thanks to the exploits of a certain “Madam” known to you and I as Rosie’s …Read More »
When we first put this project in place it was decided from the outset that it would only work if people supported it. We were never, and will never, borrow money to finance any aspect of what we are doing and, to date, that has been accomplished. This month has …Read More »
That was a long but most enjoyable day, spent in the company of Post Racing 500 Club and Site members who seemed to enjoy every minute of the time we spent at wolverhampton races, cheering on Hiddon Coin and Rosie’s Lady. Ben is now famous! For a cold, windy Monday …Read More »