Eight inches of snow was dumped on Wolverhampton Racecourse’s ‘all weather’ track in mid December, seemingly making nonsense of that claim. Yet,...
in Equestrian - on 2/4/18
Independently managed, Fakenham Racecourse sits on the banks of the River Wensum opposite the Norfolk market town. It benefits from tradition and a strong...
in Equestrian - on 2/2/18
To keep both the Rowley Mile Racecourse and July Course worthy of a ‘photo finish’, Estates Manager Alan Hatherley relies on his Trilo kit of blowers...
in Equestrian - on 26/1/18
The RDS is Dublin’s premier venue; slightly smaller in size than the Harrogate Exhibiton Centre, but with the addition of a main stadium arena where...
One team - one dream is the motto of the dedicated staff at Worcester Racecourse, where changes to the track management regime have reaped benefits for...
in Equestrian - on 24/11/17
Aintree Racecourse has been crowned Showcase Champion for 2017 at the annual RCA Showcase Awards.
in Equestrian - on 20/11/17
The unsung hero of Haydock Park Racecourse, who makes sure the course is fit for purpose, has been honoured with a lifetime achievement award
in Equestrian - on 23/10/17
The Racecourse Association (RCA) is delighted to announce the winners of the Racecourse Groundstaff Awards for 2017.
in Equestrian - on 13/10/17
Head groundsman Thomas Wootten is carrying on a family tradition by getting Carlisle Racecourse spruced up for Red Rum Day and the start of the 2017 jumps...
in Equestrian - on 11/10/17
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
Pitchcare, Watt Fences and Fornells will once again sponsor the Racecourse Groundstaff Awards for 2017
in Equestrian - on 4/9/17
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
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
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
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 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
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
Shane Webb, one of the groundsmen at The Curragh, explains the science behind the well-kept ground.
in Equestrian - on 8/6/17
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
Meeting abandoned for second consecutive year due to safety concerns
in Equestrian - on 18/5/17