Category Archives: Country Sport

Cheltenham, Trials & Festival Predictions

The JCB Triumph Hurdle Trial (Finesse Juvenile Hurdle) (Grade 2) The JCB Triumph Hurdle Trial saw another victory for Nicky Henderson’s French import Rolling Star; typically promoted to favouritism for the ‘real thing’ in March. Rolling Star came up the … Continue reading

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Racing: the Cream of this Weekend’s Jumping

The Coral.co.uk Future Champion Finale Juvenile Hurdle (Grade 1) Chepstow: The first grade 1 juvenile race of the year produced a very lucky winner in Ruacana. The ex Michael Bell trained flat horse now with John Ferguson for his hurdling campaign  … Continue reading

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Cheltenham Open 2012: Paddy Power Gold Cup Day

Day two and with 6mm of rain over night the going was described by jockeys as very soft. Two winners each again for Pipe and Nicholls, with the first race a grade 2 JCB Triumph hurdle trial going to the … Continue reading

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Cheltenham Open 2012: Countryside Day

Friday 16th November was the first day of the eagerly awaited opening meeting at Cheltenham, and for some horses, perhaps their first steps of the journey towards glory at the festival in March. The meeting was marred slightly by the … Continue reading

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The Riders Party 2012 in support of World Horse Welfare

To celebrate the launch of a new partnership between The Stafford Hotel and The Riding Club London – a Private Members Club and concierge service – an exclusive equestrian themed party will be held in support of World Horse Welfare … Continue reading

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