Off The Course
A website focused on the Sport of Kings is not complete without looking at what goes on off the track and behind the scenes. Coursespecialist.co.uk aims to provide insightful features looking at how horse racing works operationally, from the stud farm to racecourse preparation for the big festivals and horse welfare and much more besides …
On Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd September
horseracing’s HQ throws open its door for the Henry Cecil Open Weekend in
Saddle up for a weekend of exploring behind the scenes and
During the Open Weekend, recently re-named… Read More
Coming back after the Oh So Sharp Stakes at Newmarket
Racing fans always look forward to this time of the year
as top class horse racing returns to Newmarket’s historic Rowley Mile Course.
Some of the finest thoroughbreds in the… Read More
Muntahaa leads the way in the Sky Bet Ebor of 2018
Image supplied by York Racecourse
Ebor Festival now stretches to four days, with the Saturday being added in
big race of the day is the Sky… Read More
Image supplied by Goodwood Racecourse
end of July and beginning of August mean just one thing for British racing
fans: the Qatar Goodwood Festival, better known as Glorious Goodwood.
magnificent days of high class racing, fashion and society,… Read More
By John Crofts, published by Miralgo PublicationsRelive a golden era for horse racing in John Crofts’ outstanding celebrationof the nineties decade.An era which delivered the magnificence of brilliant French champions such as Hector Protector, Helissio, Peintre Celebre, Montjeu, Arazi and… Read More
Cheveley Park Stud
Image supplied by Cheveley Park Stud; copyright Amy Lanigan
The Cheveley Park Stud racing colours have been a fabric of the British racing scene for decades and the stud farm itself, located just outside of Newmarket, in… Read More
Tattersalls July Sale 2019
The Tattersalls July Sale has long been renowned as a tried and trusted source of equine quality.
Taking place during the Newmarket July
Festival, it is always well attended and its timing has global… Read More
She’s Got You wins in front of packed July Course stands
One of the high points of the entire flat season, Newmarket’s Moet & Chandon July Festival is three days of the highest calibre of racing.
But coming a couple… Read More