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Given the situation we find ourselves in is unprecedented in modern times, it was no surprise to receive the news that the 2019/20 season has been postponed. It’s been a testing few days for all here at Down Farm as we digest the fact no racing shall take place until...

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Cheltenham Festival 2020

The anticipation is building in the yard ahead of the Cheltenham Festival. We have seven likely runners spread over the four days. Geraldine will be cooking a beautiful breakfast each morning and the weather looks like it will be on our side. ACTIVIAL (IRE) will start...

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ZOUTOISE (FR) made the long journey up to Catterick worthwhile on Wednesday, getting off the mark for owner Simon Clarke in the 2m mares novices hurdle. She raced with plenty of enthusiasm in behind the leaders before battling all the way to the line in a thrilling...

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The good form of the yard continued this week which is great news with Cheltenham around the corner! COME ON TEDDY (IRE) got off the mark for Heather Haddock and Neal Griffith in the 2m7f Handicap Hurdle at Market Rasen on Wednesday. He looked to appreciate the step...

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Tote Website

The tote announced the launch of their new website on Wednesday which provides customers with a digital pool betting experience, something we hope will be a very positive move for racing. Noel George has been busy filming behind the scenes content for their social...

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