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A Share in a Racehorse Makes a Amazing Gift

January 3, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Horse Racing

Very little can rival the rush and excitement of watching your racehorse fly past all competitors and hit the finishing post first. Although it was referred to as the ‘Sport of Kings’, owning a racehorse has grown to be open to a good deal more individuals than just royals due to racehorse syndicates. This is where numerous people distribute the cost and winnings related to owning a Thoroughbred racehorse. A share in a racehorse will make a great gift which will entail visits to the stables to see the horse in training many days at the horse races.

Deciding on the Design of Your Horse Racing Colours

December 31, 2011 | Author: | Posted in Horse Racing

If you love the sport of horse racing,then you’ve probably at some time dreamed of the day when you can own a racehorse for yourself. Thoroughbred horse racing has always been referred to as a sport of nobleman and being able to own a racehorse could provide you with the chance to experience this historical pastime, steeped in tradition and pride. Should you choose to purchase a racehorse you will need to select the jockey silks which will symbolize you . This article provides a look into racing silks.

The Race Horse and its Betters; The Money and Thrill

December 21, 2011 | Author: | Posted in Horse Racing

Few would gainsay that gambling is deep-rooted in British life, an eagerness pursued at each level of society from the bingo hall to the bridge parlour however naturally, particularly connected with horse racing. Nonetheless, regardless of, or maybe due to its wide-reaching nature, betting has its critics. It is frequently attacked as a unnecessary evil, as a unethical and sterile activity seducing its protagonists into over the top inclusion and tantalizing them into crime and corruption. Admittedly the comparatively tax—free rewards of betting have attracted a criminal element, and definitely reliance on the level of Dostoevsky’s ‘hero ‘, masochistically losing his cash, his outlays a prelude to orgasm, is a clear exhibition of sickness.

The Background of Horse Racing, Legalities, and Gambling Money. Frampton’s Legacy

December 21, 2011 | Author: | Posted in Horse Racing

Putting seven pounds extra weight on one’s steed may seem a short cut to losing money though not to Tregonwell Frampton, keeper of the royal running horses at Newmarket thru 5 reigns, from Charles II to George I.

The Background of Horse Racing Leading Up To 1840

December 20, 2011 | Author: | Posted in Horse Racing

Doubtless Henry VIII had his very own perspectives as regards what constituted the ‘sport of kings’; however it is horse racing that usually carries this appellation. Yet to proffer that racing was the privilege of a prime is wrong: it was actually the sport of all, a standard interest of peer and peasant, of lord and labourer. Indeed, though William IV himself had no great zeal for the turf- he was “bored to death at Ascot” — he acknowledged its worth as a social institution:

Winning Strategies In Horse Race Bets

December 19, 2011 | Author: | Posted in Horse Racing

Horse racing betting is a form of entertainment which evolved from the equestrian sport. As people enjoyed the thrill of the race they started to look for more ways to enjoy the game. Some started to place their bets for certain contestants to win. This added more spice to the typical equestrian games.

Sidney’s Candy Romps In La Jolla Handicap

December 16, 2011 | Author: | Posted in Horse Racing

Kentucky Derby also ran Sidney’s Candy has already demonstrated that he can run on dirt and synthetic tracks, but he may be at his best on grass. Earlier this summer at Del Mar set a turf course record as he dominated the rest of the field in the 1 1/16 mile Grade 2 La Jolla Handicap. It was his first career race on turf, and his devastating performance suggests that his immediate future will be on grass.

Great Present Ideas: A Days at the Horse Races

December 12, 2011 | Author: | Posted in Horse Racing

If you’d like to give somebody a gift that they’ll enjoy, you could take them to the races for the day. However, if you would like to provide them with something special that they will always remember, you could purchase a racehorse and give them numerous days at the races. This is a present which could alter their complete life. They’ll be introduced to one of the most well-known and most well respected sports around the world in a way that they never believed possible.