Date - May 20, 2019
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Course Specialist is your source of news, views and information. Please click the above link to view our exclusive interviews with jockeys, trainers, racecourses, stud farms and horse racing personalities. From the Cheltenham Festival to the Grand National, Epsom Derby, Royal Ascot, York’s Ebor meeting, Newbury’s Winter Festival and Kempton’s King George VI Chase, Course Specialist provides big race previews and a look at the history of the big races, including our Big Races section and the popular Memory Lane, plus exclusive interviews with those involved.

Off The Course delivers insight into how horse racing works with behind the scenes features and exclusive interviews with race courses, racing stables and stud farms. Enjoy!

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Memory Lane: Indian Skimmer

Indian Skimmer (seen winning at Newmarket), landed the 1988 Irish Champion Stakes Image by www.cranhamphoto.com

Throughout his illustrious training career, Sir Henry Cecil nurtured the careers of countless great fillies and mares.

One In A Million, Fairy Footsteps, Oh So… Read More

Big Race History: 1,000 Guineas

Inaugurated five years after the colts’ Classic the 2,000 Guineas, the 1,000 Guineas takes place over the same Rowley Mile at Newmarket but is exclusive to three year old fillies. Nowadays the race takes place on the Sunday after the… Read More

Big Race History: 2,000 Guineas

The 2,000 Guineas Stakes forms the first leg of the English Triple Crown for colts and is the first of the five English Classics to be run each year.

As befits its standing, the Guineas is a Group 1 flat horse race open to three-year-old thoroughbred colts and fillies.… Read More

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