Whiskey Galore!

Whiskey Chaser won the 14:35 Bet And Watch At Winner.co.uk Novices’ Handicap Chase at Carlisle on the 5th March 2015. It was a class 4 race but I celebrated the victory like we’d won the Gold Cup, Grand National and Kentucky Derby! and why…

An Embarrassment of Riches

Rich Ricci enjoyed the sort of day most racehorse owners would dream of when winning two races on the opening day of the Cheltenham Festival. True, there was the unfortunate last-flight fall of Annie Power which denied Ricci a treble, but…

Moneyback Deal From Lancashire Racing Stables

A new syndicate is being set up by Richard Ford & Lancashire Racing Stables to own and race 5 times winner SCRIBE. The former Aidan O’Brien trained 7 year old is superbly bred being by champion sire Montjeu out of Crafty Example. This…

Everything Is Hay In Hard Times

Whiskey Chaser ran his eighth race under rules in the 14:50 Sileby Novices' Handicap Chase at Leicester on the 24th February. He was partnered once again by conditional jockey James Cowley. Only a few days earlier I attended the Deva Racing…

Dashing Through The Snow

Whiskey Chaser was entered into the 15:50 William Hill - Bet On The Move Conditional Jockeys' Handicap Chase at Towcester on the 29th January. After receiving the race declaration notification I decided that come hell or high water I would definitely…

Still Chasing The Dream

A few days before Christmas my phone buzzed with a text from Deva Racing notifying me that our horse Whiskey Chaser had been entered into a hurdle race at BANGOR-ON-DEE on the 22nd December. I was thrilled at the prospect of watching Frodo run…

A Whiskey Down The Pub

The final run of the season for Frodo (Whiskey Chaser) saw him take part in a hurdle race at Hexham, and whilst finishing a credible forth, he never threaten the leaders, and tired towards the end of the race. It's safe to that hurdling has…

McCoy On Frodo

Frodo's fourth career race, The Duncan Sinclair Memorial Novices' Hurdle (Kelso) saw him partner 18 times champion jockey A.P. McCoy. The race on the 7th of April was just a few days after the Grand National in which A.P. McCoy finished 3rd…
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Guide To The Grand National Fences

Having a flutter on the National this year? The big day’s nearly here, but before you have a gander at Completebetting.com's exclusive free bet offers on Grand National, it’s time to get to know the race’s toughest hurdles – those pesky…

Over The First Hurdle

After two National Hunt flat races Frodo (Whiskey Chaser) made his debut over hurdles in the Croxton Park Novices' Hurdle race at Leicester on the 21st of January. I'm happy to say that I finally got to watch him run in the flesh, and I…

New Owners Guide To Racecourses Released

Racehorse ownership comes with a number of benefits, notable owners will get free entry to any racecourse where their horse is running. Owners badges are made available to sole owners and syndicates, badges usually allow access to parts of the…

Many A Slip ‘Twixt The Cup And The Lip

After multiple entries and withdrawals Whiskey Chaser (Frodo) finally got his second outing on Boxing Day at Towcester. Unfortunately I wasn’t able to make the trip due to festive family commitments and it was disappointing for me not to be…