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Ed and Fiona

A task for Catterick!

A busy programme with tight recovery windows means that Catterick Racecourse’s turf surfaces require plenty of tender loving care. Jane Carley headed...

in Equestrian - on 25/9/17

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RCA sponsors continue

Pitchcare, Watt Fences and Fornells will once again sponsor the Racecourse Groundstaff Awards for 2017

in Equestrian - on 4/9/17

York Racecourse

2017 RCA awards

Pitchcare are, once again, delighted to sponsor the 2017 Racecourse Groundstaff Awards, along with last year sponsors Watt Fences and Fornells.

in Equestrian - on 13/8/17

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Team work perfection

Jane Carley reports on a partnership between groundsmen and contractor that is reaping rewards, both on and off the field of play. For it is here that...

in Equestrian - on 4/8/17

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$3.5million refurbishment

Duralock (UK) Limited, a world-leading manufacturer of high-performance PVCu fencing for horse racing and equestrianism, is pleased to announce its partnership...

in Equestrian - on 30/7/17

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Fontwell part of my life

The invaluable role played by the stable, stud and racecourse staff has been recognised by Racing Staff Week, which began on Saturday with the first of...

in Equestrian - on 8/7/17

Beaufort Polo

Only choice for Beaufort

Beaufort Polo Club in Tetbury is the foremost centre for the development of Polo in the Cotswolds. With 90 acres of fields and grassed areas and just a...

in Equestrian - on 25/6/17

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Turf Food Organic wins

The award winning grounds team at Cartmel Racecourse reveal their nutritional approach to course management, and how this has helped improve their course...

in Equestrian - on 12/6/17

The Curragh

Curragh grass trainers

Shane Webb, one of the groundsmen at The Curragh, explains the science behind the well-kept ground.

in Equestrian - on 8/6/17

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Looking forward

Recent renovation work at Great Yarmouth racecourse aims to return the Norfolk track to its role as the nursery for stars of the future

in Equestrian - on 26/5/17

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Windsor clerk replaced

Meeting abandoned for second consecutive year due to safety concerns

in Equestrian - on 18/5/17

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Ascot take the Plaudits

This week, the Ascot grounds team took a short break from their race day duties to receive the 2016 Racecourse Groundstaff of the Year award. Ascot were...

in Equestrian - on 5/5/17

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Top Safety Accreditation

Duralock UK has been awarded accreditation from Alcumus SafeContractor forachieving excellence in health and safety in the workplace.

in Equestrian - on 1/4/17

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Newbury Racecourse

Making site developments work to its advantage, whilst minimising disruption to racing, has proved a highly positive experience for Newbury Racecourse,...

in Equestrian - on 31/3/17

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Groundsman follows dad

The head groundsman at Uttoxeter Racecourse has told of his "pride" at following in his father's footsteps to look after the town's biggest tourist...

in Equestrian - on 21/3/17

Guy and Jane at the winning post

Jumping into the future

Warwick Racecourse has come through a period of change and now looks forward to developing its reputation as one of the premier small jumps tracks in England,...

in Equestrian - on 8/2/17

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Jockey Club's plans

The Jockey Club has unveiled a programme of investments, stating it intends to contribute more than £500m to British racing over the next ten years

in Equestrian - on 14/1/17

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RCA are European finalist

RCA Showcase Awards 2016 shortlisted for Best Association Awards Event at the European Association Awards 2017, hosted by Global Conference Network in...

in Equestrian - on 21/12/16

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Hereford back on track!

It’s rare for a sports facility to re-open after a closure, but Hereford Racecourse is now firmly part of the jumps racing circuit again, thanks to a...

in Equestrian - on 16/12/16

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Cartmel crowned Champs

Cartmel Racecourse was crowned Racecourse Groundstaff Champions at the annual Racecourse Association Showcase & Awards event

in Equestrian - on 21/11/16