• Famous Race Horses – Red Rum Part Two

    This is the second in a three-part series of article written by me about the famous race horse Red Rum. You may remember that Part One of this article ended with Ginger McCain purchasing the soon-to-be superstar horse at the end of the 1972 National Hunt season. Part Two of this series now looks at […]

  • Famous Race Horses – Desert Orchid Part One

    As far as famous race horses go, Desert Orchid was perhaps the most striking to look at because of his colour. This article looks at his incredible career, in which he achieved a grand total of 34 victories, something that didn’t seem possible when he fell during his very first National Hunt race. This is […]