We may well be
battered by the wind and storm surges at the moment, but horseracing
Despite the poor weather which is threatening to call a halt to many
sporting events, horse racing seems to have missed the worst of it
today - and our Chateau Lola is all set to race tonight at
Spare a thought for the
stable staff travelling to the racecourses - with half a
ton of horse in their boxes being buffeted by the strong
In fact we have a busy time ahead of us on the run up to
Christmas, as we see four horses running in the next
five days. Lola will run tonight, followed by our
grand veteran Street Power on Monday afternoon at
Lingfield. At a similar time, Brunello, our
promising Novice hurdler will be racing at Musselburgh -
he's yet to be out of the money in his races, and we're
hoping he could go very well on Monday.
Monday may well be Street Power's
last run of his career - as he attempts to land his tenth victory at
Lingfield. We are really hoping that his shareholders get a
really big shout with the gelding.
Then we have Shamrocked, who will go to Southwell on Tuesday.
He won and was second for shareholders only two runs back and hasn't
had things go his way the last twice - he is up in trip and
expectations are high now that he is down in grade.
So it's all go at Ownaracehorse! It's also one of the busiest
times of the year for us in the office, as we take orders for
Christmas - our Gift Packs continue to grow in popularity every
year, and in 2014 we believe we have one of the most interesting
groups of horses we may have ever had for shareholders to choose
View the Gift Pack options
Chateau Lola shares -
only a few remain!