Virtual West Open Day

Go Behind the Scenes of the Best of the West

WELCOME TO OUR VIRTUAL SHOWCASE OF RACING IN THE WEST REGION

 

TAKE A TOUR, SEE THE EQUINE STARS, HEAR FROM THE TRAINERS & MEET THEIR TEAMS

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Alastair Ralph

Head to the gallops and watch Risk D’Argent, Gentle River, Grooveur, Chanceux, Knickerbockerglory and Luner Lander.

 

 

Bangor on Dee Racecourse

A taste of exhilarating racing at North Wales’ only racecourse.

 

 

Chepstow Racecourse

Celebrating the most famous horse race in Wales – The Coral Welsh Grand National

 

 

Dan Skelton

Watch a selection of horses on the gallops, see Don Poli, Blaklion and Flash The Steel enjoy the facilities and hear the team’s horses to follow.

 

 

Daniel Mark Loughnane

Take the tour of the 120 acre Rock Farm and see the facilities which are utilised to create ‘happy horses’.

 

 

Dr Richard Newland

Join the yard on a schooling morning and see Sam Twiston-Davies and Charlie Hammond schooling over the ‘real thing’ for the first time.

 

 

Francesca Nimmo & Charlie Poste

Visit Station Yard, home to 25 point to point horses and 35 pre-training horses and hear about the facilities used to start horse’s careers.

 

 

Henry Daly

Listen to Henry explain why Downton Hall Stables is “an epic place to be” and how racing is “a very good way of life”.

 

 

Henry Oliver

Take to the skies and see Worsley Racing Stables from above and follow the horses on the one mile grass gallop.

 

 

Jack Barber

Meet some of the new horses at Higher Peckmore and hear about their future plans. Join the team as they school the horses and explore facilities.

 

 

Jonjo O’Neill

See Jackdaws Castle’s horse spa in action! Jonjo Jr talk’s Annie Mac’s career to date and find out which horse is bigger and stronger this year.

 

 

Nigel Hawke

Hear from each of the team as they tell you their horses to follow and also their interesting careers in racing to date.

 

 

Olly Murphy

See Warren Chase Stables via Go-Pro with the rider of Itchy Feet, this year’s Scilly Isles Novices’ Chase (Grade 1) winner.

 

 

Park Wood Stud

Listen to Ruth Pitman explain about the operation at Park Wood Stud, a site for the breeding and rearing of both Flat and National Hunt.

 

 

Paul Nicholls

Insights into the gallops and facilities at Ditcheat. Meet equine stars; Cryname, Frodon, Topofthegame and Politologue.

 

 

Richard Phillips

Take a tour of the facilities and introduces some of the residents of the Office and V yard including Cheltenham Festival winner, Londelia.

 

 

Richenda Ford

Day in the life of the horses at Garlands Farm, from morning stables to schooling, horse walker, turnout and even a trip to the beach.

 

 

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ENJOY SOME EXCLUSIVE CONTENT AND INTERVIEWS IN THE OPEN DAY BROCHURE

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VIRTUAL JUMPS SEASON PREVIEW

Head to the sofa as our preview evening get hearts jumping as we look ahead to the National Hunt season and Cheltenham’s Open Meeting.

Expect lively debate and hear the thoughts of our stellar panel:

  • Hosted by Racing TV’s Nick Luck
  • Harry Derham, Assistant Trainer to Champion Trainer Paul Nicholls
  • ITV Racing Presenter Alice Plunkett
  • Special guest appearance from National Hunt jockey, Daryl Jacob
  • Sporting Life’s National Hunt expert, Dave Ord
  • Sporting Life’s Head of Sports PR, Michael Shinners, for an up-to-date view on the market
  • Timeform’s Jump’s Editor, Dan Barber

Tickets for the event are just £10 and include:

  • Digital brochure in advance of the evening
  • The opportunity to put your questions to the panel
  • Support of Racing Welfare, all ticket revenue will go straight to our Covid-19 Emergency Appeal. To find out more about the appeal click HERE.

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