Monday, 15 January 2018

SACRED SUNDAY JANUARY 21: ITV4: OPENING SHOW PREVIEW 9.30am to 10.30am WEEK MONDAY JANUARY 15 TO SACRED SUNDAY JANUARY 21: 2018:




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Bob Champion tells of devastation after cherished photos 
destroyed in fire:
By David Carr 3:30PM, JAN 21 2018




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Global Horseracing: 

Your adventure into the world of Global Horseracing
a warm welcome to Nicholas Godfrey:

Touchdown! Toast Of New York arrives in Gulf stream and settles
well into US base:
By Graham Dench UPDATED 11:18AM, JAN 21 2018

GD: Toast Of New York emerged on Saturday from his required 48 hours quarantine at Miami International airport and has settled in well at Gulfstream Park, where next weekend he will take on the mighty Gun Runner in the $16 million Pegasus World Cup.




https://www.jamieosborne.com/
We are situated in Upper Lambourn, the heart of the beautiful Berkshire downs. We are an hour west of London by car and 45 minutes from Heathrow Airport...



https://www.racingpost.com/profile/trainer/13955/jamie-osborne
Trainer Jamie Osborne's record by race type. Extensive data providing a breakdown of results over the last 5 seasons, by race type and age of horse plus prize winnings.


https://www.racingpost.com/profile/trainer/13955/jamie-osborne/entries
Forthcoming entries for trainer Jamie Osborne. Includes date entered, race time and latest betting odds.



https://twitter.com/osbornejamie











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Some of this weeks Racing Post News:




 ITV4 HORSERACING TEAM:
www.itv.com/racing/tv-schedule
1 Jan 2017 - Schedule: Next live racing on ITV. ... Upcoming meetings on ITV / ITV4 in 2018: Mainchannel listed in bold. ... Sat 20 - Ascot & Haydock Park - ITV4.


ITV4: AM:  Preview:

Presented by Rishi Persad 9.30am to 10.30am:



Sally Ann Grassick (@sagrassick) · Twitter







https://twitter.com/sagrassi


"He's almost paid my mortgage"@samtwiston on The New One,what a star to win the same race 4 years in a row at 10 years of age and the 20th success of his career
33 mins ago · Twitter

"The Galileo of jockeys..." what a line from @RishiPersad1 on @itvracing @james_bowen_ @Sean_Bowen_
38 mins ago · Twitter

Now that is a look...corporate right to the top of his head @nickluck @RacingUKOnline pic.twitter.com/1kLb3KD…
1 hour ago · Twitter

Highly recommend for anyone looking for a job in Irish racing,one of nicest places I've been lucky enough to ride out for with lovely horses too! twitter.com/jessica_rac…
19 hours ago · Twitter


Feature Race Haydock Park


Feature Race Haydock Park




DESERT ORCHID’S OWNER:  FAMILY MIDGE AND JAMES BURRIDGE:


https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Desert_Orchid
His part-owner Richard Burridge has stated that it was for this reason that Desert Orchid would have struggled in the Grand National: connections felt he could do himself serious injury at the ninety-degree Canal Turn especially on the second circuit (ref. Richard Burridge: The Grey Horse: The True Story ofDesert Orchid).
Owner: James Burridge, Midge Burridge, Rich...
Trainer: David Elsworth at Whitsbury Manor R...
Record: 70: 34-11-8



https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Desert_Orchid
Desert Orchid (11 April 1979 – 13 November 2006), known as Dessie, was an English racehorse. The grey achieved a revered and estemeed status within National Hunt racing, where he was much loved by supporters for his front-running attacking style, iron will and extreme versatility. He was rated the fifth best National ...



https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richard_Dunwoody
Thomas Richard Dunwoody MBE is a retired British jockey in National Hunt racing. He was a three-time Champion Jockey, riding 1699 British winners in his career. His father was a leading Point to Point rider. Contents. [hide]. 1 Racing career; 2 Charity work. 2.1 Thousand-miles in a Thousand-hours; 2.2 2,000 miles across ...



https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/David_Elsworth
David Elsworth (born 1939) is a horse trainer living in the United Kingdom. He was the trainer of Desert Orchid, 1988 Grand National winner Rhyme 'n' Reason, and 1990 Queen Mother Champion Chase winner Barnbrook Again; three horses among a number of top-class performers for over jumps and on the flat.







HAYDOCK PARK:
GOING HEAVY (GoingStick: Chs 4.4, Hdl 4.2) (Rail movements: R1, 2 & 4 +53y, R3 +64y, R5 +102y, R7 +106y) (Showers)










 
 Accurate guide from the saddle:


Introducing Guest: Richard Thornton:
Check out his rides today:
www.telegraph.co.uk › Sport › Horse Racing

9 Jan 2004 - One of the revelations of this National Hunt season has been jockey Andrew Thorntonwho tomorrow will ride the unbeaten Kingscliff in the Peter Marsh ... is out despite there being almost four months of racing left, while he is a comfortable third behind Tony McCoy and Richard Johnson in the title race.


Our Pope Francis: Reminds us to remember “ Mercy:”
Our Donald and Melania Trump President USA: “On Fake News:”
Our Simon Cowell’s interaction with contestants on his popular talent showing “His Mercy” with nervous contestants.   

Our Frankie Dettori shows “His Mercy” with nervous two year old racehorses competing on racetracks around the world. 


 Ebony Horse Club

www.ebonyhorseclub.org.uk
A team of young people from Ebony Horse Club have been honing their polo skills and will soon put them to the test on the hallowed grounds of Ham Polo Club near Richmond. They will face off against a team of our own staff and volunteers on Saturday 23rd September 2017 in a special day of polo that will raise funds for ...

https://twitter.com/EbonyHorseClub
Fancy working with some fantastic horses and young people in a unique urban setting? We are recruiting for a Yard Manager/Instructor bit.ly/2ERN7AS & a Youth Worker. Email david@ebonyhorseclub.org or naomi@ebonyhorseclub.org for more info.
2 days ago · Twitter

www.ebonyhorseclub.org.uk/volunteering
Volunteering. Volunteers are vital to the delivery of Ebony Horse Club's activities. Without the skills and dedication of our volunteers, we simply could not operate ...

www.ebonyhorseclub.org.uk/contact_ebony_hourse_club

Contact Us. Ebony Horse Club, 51 Millbrook Road, London SW9 7JD 020 7738 3478 | info@ebonyhorseclub.org ...

Global Horseracing: 
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Cantering Off the Bridle:
No Guidance From the Saddle:
Rider a Passenger in the Saddle: 
 JMC: Apprentice learning to ride.  Note no contact on the bridle.
A Balancing Act in practice careful not to hold on using the reins.

Using a neck strap instead. If you fold your reins in a special way you can push them down on your horses neck as well, to help you balance, instead of keep jabbing your horse in the mouth every time you lose your balance, by hanging on using the reins..



ITV4: PUNTERS' ZONE:
ITV4: Opening Show Presented by Matt Chapman:





https://twitter.com/MCYeeehaaa
Hopes for @itvracing @haydockraces @Ascot Saturday via my @SunBets blog. Yeeehaaa! 😎🏇www.thesun.co.uk/sport/…
12 hours ago · Twitter

Next port of call @Ascot tomorrow for @itvracing - @UnDeSceaux time which means pace and fun. Pumped. Yeeehaaa! 🏇😎
22 hours ago · Twitter


All over @ChelmsfordCRC on @AtTheRaces from about 5.45pm. Good luck to @NicolaCurrie22 & @philmcentee1 Spare Parts. Yeeehaaa! 🏇😎 pic.twitter.com/gVzFpML…
2 days ago · Twitter



https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Matthew_Chapman
Matthew Chapman or Matt Chapman may refer to: Matthew Chapman (author) (born 1950), author, screenwriter, director, journalist and great-great-grandson of Charles Darwin; Matthew Chapman (born 1976), one half of The Brothers Chaps who created the Homestar Runner animated cartoons; Matt Chapman, editor of ...







Racing Review Results:




Pause for Thought:

In our Racing Post Yesterday:
TALES OF REDEMPTION
By Steve Dennis:
“On the king who lost his crown then fought back to reclaim it with a wonderhorse:”
Legend of the fall and heroic rise – with Frankel at the summit: His travails meant Cecil became an underdog for the first time, and the rank and file rallied around him:”

Sir Henry Cecil:
1943 -2013;
JMC: The amazing life and times of Family Cecil:

www.telegraph.co.uk › Sport › Horse Racing
16 Sep 2013 - Tears and memories as racing celebrates the life of Sir Henry Cecil at Ely cathedral. It takes an extraordinary ... David, Sir Henry's twin brother, died several years before the trainer, but his remaining siblings, Bow, Jamie Burnett of Leys, and Arthur Boyd-Rochfort were all present at the service. Many of the ...


Cecil was born on 11 January 1943 in a hospital near Aberdeen, ten minutes ahead of his twin brotherDavid. His father, Lt. Hon. Henry Kerr Auchmuty Cecil, younger brother of the 3rd Lord Amherst of Hackney, had been killed in action with the Parachute Regiment in North Africa six weeks earlier, between 30 November ...


https://www.theguardian.com/sport/blog/2013/jun/11/sir-henry-cecil-charming-gifted
11 Jun 2013 - The death of Sir Henry Cecil has deprived horse racing of one of its most gifted and accomplished trainers, as well as one of its most charming and popular. Long before his battle with cancer made him the natural object of sympathy he had won admiration for his successes and affection for his modest ...
Missing: school crammer


David Cecil: 
1943 - 2000
www.telegraph.co.uk › News › ObituariesDavid Cecil. 12:00AM GMT 10 Nov 2000. Racehorse trainer who despite a personal life beset with problems became a noted inn landlord at Lambourn. DAVID CECIL, who has died aged 57, was the twin brother of the racehorse trainer Henry Cecil. A good looking and sociable man of great natural charm,David Cecil also ...


www.telegraph.co.uk › Sport › Horse Racing
15 Jun 2013 - Sir Henry's father, the Hon Henry Kerr Auchmuty Cecil — after whom the racehorse trainer was named — was a lieutenant in the Parachute Regiment when he died in December 1942, in the little-known Battle of Oudna, fought in the aftermath of Operation Torch, the Allied invasion of French North Africa.


https://www.superstock.com/stock-photos-images/4220-20433897
3 Dec 2017 - Stock Photo: Mrs. Boyd-Rochford, nee Rohays Burnett, on the cover of The Sketch, 9th July, 1947. Mrs Boyd-Rochford at this time was the wife of Captain Cecil Boyd-Rochford, trainer of royal race horses. Previously she had been married to the Hon. Henry Cecil, who was killed in action in North Africa in ...


Captain C. Boyd-Rochford:
(1878-1966)
https://www.pinterest.co.uk/pin/104919866294274591/
Newmarket, Freemason Lodge - Capt. C. Boyd-Rochford by Lionel Dalhousie Robertson Edwards (1878-1966)



Global Horseracing: 

Your adventure into the world of Global Horseracing
a warm welcome to Nicholas Godfrey:







Boney M. - Brown Girl In the Ring

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Royal Ascot Meeting 2018: 

Britain a Sovereign Horseracing State:
Tuesday June 19 through to Saturday June 23:


https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Monarchy_of_the_United_Kingdom
The monarchy of the United Kingdom, commonly referred to as the British ... The Sovereign appoints the First Minister of Scotland on the nomination of the ...




 ITV4 HORSERACING TEAM:
www.itv.com/racing/tv-schedule
1 Jan 2017 - Schedule: Next live racing on ITV. ... Upcoming meetings on ITV / ITV4 in 2018: Mainchannel listed in bold. ... Sat 20 - Ascot & Haydock Park - ITV4.


ITV4: AM: Presented by Oli Bell am:
Richard Hoiles calls the horses at Warwick:

Alice (in wonderland) Plunkett: Mick Fitzgerald: Matt Chapman:


Presented by Ed Chamberlain pm: Luke Harvey:

https://twitter.com/chamberlinsport

Global Horseracing: 
Bloodhorse Literate Copyright Page: 


Colour Coded:
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Blue for Bloodhorse Illiterate People:

NH: “Racehorses Are Not Toy's”
Nicky Henderson - Wikipedia

AIDANOBRIENFANSITE



www.the-racehorse.com/racing?from=75
Online horse racing magazine ... whom he joined after his last win under Mrs Elisabeth Fabre’s ... Ireland's champion trainer Aidan O'Brien has wo 



Cantering Off the Bridle:
No Guidance From the Saddle:
Rider a Passenger in the Saddle: 
 JMC: Apprentice learning to ride.  Note no contact on the bridle.
A Balancing Act in practice careful not to hold on using the reins.

HOLY GRAIL:
MIRROR IMAGE:

ITV4: GUEST: PETER SCUDAMORE: 

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peter_Scudamore
1.         
Peter Scudamore MBE (born 29 June 1958), known universally as 'Scu', is a former jockey and trainer in National Hunt racing. He was an eight-time Champion Jockey riding 1,678 winning horses in his career. He received an MBE for his services to the sport of horse racing. Contents. [hide]. 1 Early life; 2 Racing career ...


https://twitter.com/petescu
First lot oh the joy of Snow pic.twitter.com/X7nQe19…
4 hours ago · Twitter




www.independent.co.uk › Sport › Racing
1.         
10 Mar 2013 - When One for Arthur won at Aintree on Saturday, Lucinda Russell became only the fourth woman to train a Grand National winner. ... Independent Sport interviewed Russell along with Peter Scudamore back in 2013, following one of the most eventful years of their lives. ... Her partner, Peter ...


https://www.scotsman.com/.../grand-national-split-loyalties-for-peter-scudamore-1-44...
1.         
7 Apr 2017 - While he might retain a close association with the Grand National, Peter Scudamore is not defined by it. On the eve of tomorrow's race he is only looking forward. In a manner of speaking, he is riding two horses.




Queen Elizabeth 11: 

Britain a Sovereign Horseracing State:
Five Day Royal Meeting 2018

Tuesday June 19 through to Saturday June 23:


https://www.ascot.co.uk/2018-ascot-fixtures-0
The fixture dates for Ascot in 2018, including Royal Ascot, have been announced. Ascot will host 26 days of racing, 18 Flat and eight Jumps, with the flagship Royal ...



www.visitlondon.com › Things to Do › What's On › Sport
Surround yourself with fast horses and fancy hats at the most glamorous event in London's sporting calendar: the Royal Ascot horse race meeting. 19-23 Jun
·         Start Date: 19/06/2018
·         Location: Ascot Racecourse , Ascot, Be



https://www.hospitalitycentre.co.uk/horse-racing/royal-ascot...
Combine fashion, fine dining and and world class flat racing at Royal Ascot 2018 track side with official Royal Ascot hospitality packages & private boxes.


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www.gcprive.com/royal-ascot-meeting-2018-ascot-racecourse...
Your Hospitality Experience. Royal Ascot is Britain’s most valuable race meeting, attracting many of the world’s finest racehorses to compete for more than £5.5 ...

 
 Accurate guide from the saddle:
Global Horseracing: 
Bloodhorse Literate Copyright Page: 

Colour Coded:
Red for Bloodhorse Literate People: 
Blue for Bloodhorse Illiterate People:
NH: “Racehorses Are Not Toy's”


Cantering Off the Bridle:
No Guidance From the Saddle:
Rider a Passenger in the Saddle: 
 JMC: Apprentice learning to ride.  Note no contact on the bridle.
A Balancing Act in practice careful not to hold on using the reins.

Using a neck strap instead. If you fold your reins in a special way you can push them down on your horses neck as well, to help you balance, instead of keep jabbing your horse in the mouth every time you lose your balance, by hanging on using the reins..



ITV4: PUNTERS' ZONE:
ITV4: Opening Show Presented by Matt Chapman:


https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Matthew_Chapman
Matthew Chapman or Matt Chapman may refer to: Matthew Chapman (author) (born 1950), author, screenwriter, director, journalist and great-great-grandson of Charles Darwin; Matthew Chapman (born 1976), one half of The Brothers Chaps who created the Homestar Runner animated cartoons; Matt Chapman, editor of ...


Godolphin: Home:



https://www.godolphin.com/about-us/the-godolphin-story/
... home in Dubai to Europe, Australia and America. Every one of us dreaming, planning, working - doing everything in our power to discover, nurture and train the perfect horse. Racing is the ultimate team sport. Godolphin is the expression of a shared global passion - for the speed and beauty of these magnificent animals.



https://www.godolphin.com/about-us/team-godolphin/
Godolphin also has horses in training with the following public trainers: John Gosden (UK), Richard Hannon (UK), Richard Fahey (UK), Charlie Hills (UK), Hugo Palmer (UK), Roger Charlton (UK), Clive Cox (UK), Kevin Ryan (UK), Jim Bolger (IRE), Michael Halford (IRE), Willie McCreery (IRE), John Oxx (IRE), Andre Fabre ...



https://www.godolphin.com/about-us/team-godolphin/saeed-bin-suroor/
Saeed is one of Britain's leading trainers collecting the first of four British trainers' championships in his second year in charge, before following up in 1998, 1999 and 2004. He has sent out 12 British Classic winners since 1995 headlined by Lammtarra and has saddled seven Dubai World Cup winners including the brilliant .





Pause for Thought: 




https://www.independent.ie/.../the-obriens-of-ballydoyle-the-first-family-of-the-turf-2...
1.         
30 Jun 2013 - Exclusive: Aidan O'Brien and his wife Annemarie talk about their greatest success – the four children who are following in his famous footsteps. Leaving Cert exams, show-jumping lessons, photo exhibitions, the renovation of the family home after a fire, oh and that minor matter of the Irish Derby just days ...




Global Horseracing: 

Your adventure into the world of Global Horseracing
a warm welcome to Nicholas Godfrey:


THE ADVENTURES OF WINX: (AUS)

https://www.racingpost.com/profile/horse/868299/winx
Winx (AUS) Race Record and Form. 6-y-o (14Sep11 b m); Street Cry (9.8f) - Vegas Showgirl (NZ) (Al Akbar (f)); Trainer Chris Waller; Owner Magic Bloodstock Racing, R G Treweeke & Mrs D N Kepitis; Breeder Fairway Thoroughbreds.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=44XieuFF7SE
15 May 2015 - Uploaded by Sky Racing
What an effort from Winx (last at the turn) in today's Group 3 Sunshine Coast Guineas.. Visit www.skyracing ...


https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Winx_(horse)
Winx (foaled 14 September 2011) is a champion Australian Thoroughbred racehorse. Starting in May 2015, she has won 22 consecutive stakes races at distances ranging from 1300 metres to 2200 metres (roughly 11 furlongs). In the World's Best Racehorse Rankings, she was the second-ranked filly or mare in 2015, ...
Owner: Magic Bloodstock Racing, R G Trewee...
Sire: Street Cry
Record: 32: 26-3-0
Dam: Vegas Showgirl


www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article.../Owners-reveal-Australian-horse-Winx-got-name.ht...
17 Sep 2017 - 'If she likes you she winks back': Owners of Winx reveal how the champion mare got her name - and say she will go down in history as 'Australia's greatest racehorse' ... On the back ofWinx's 20th straight victory her owners have revealed how she got her name. Appearing on 60 Minutes ...


www.heraldsun.com.au/news/how...winx/.../926a96fe3a49398ad7f10616c05c9ea8
6 Oct 2017 - It's holding up, mind you, even if she acknowledges it has become a little “thready”, but there is not a chance in the world she won't be wearing it at Flemington this afternoon as Australia'smost revered active racehorse chases her 21st win in succession. TURNBULL STAKES LIVE: CANWINX MAKE IT 21 ...


www.news.com.au/sport/.../cox...winx/.../6d885d455a4abc837a1754af8190d268
27 Oct 2017 - On Saturday at Melbourne's Moonee Valley racecourse, Tighe's horse Winx, a horse he shares with Sydney-based Debbie Kepitis and Richard Treweeke, is on the verge of creating history and joining Kingston Town as the only horses to win Australia's greatest weight-for-age race, the W.S. Cox Plate, ...




www.irishexaminer.com/sport/racing/breakfast-at-ballydoyle-303499.html
1.         
20 Dec 2014 - DÓC: There's an obvious reason for that. Annemarie: “People are betting.” Sarah: “Jockeys get an awful lot of abuse but it's part and parcel of it. Everyone gets it.” DÓC: But on Twitter, you have lunatics, or people talking through their pockets. You must read terrible stuff. Ana: “Just don't type your name in.”.


https://www.amazon.co.uk/Inside-Ballydoyle-Anne-MarieOBrien/dp/184488239X
1.         
Buy Inside Ballydoyle by Anne-MarieO'Brien (ISBN: 9781844882397) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free ... Vincent O'Brien - The Official Biography. Jacqueline O'Brien .... Product description. Title: Inside Ballydoyle <>Binding: Hardcover <>Author: Anne-Marie O'Brien<>Publisher: PENGUIN GROUP ...