horse-racing

How to own a racehorse

Fancy buying a horse with friends? Camilla Swift shows you how to spread the cost and have fun in the process

8 Mar 2019

Horse racing’s big spenders haven’t been spooked by Brexit

Leicester City’s Thai owner is aiming to replicate his Premier League success on the racing track

13 Jul 2017

Why the Epsom Derby Festival is the highlight of the racing year

It’s a celebration of horse racing unlike any other

26 May 2017

Bet on new stars being born at Cheltenham Festival 2017

Thistlecrack will be missing, but there are plenty of other horses worth backing at this year’s Cheltenham

13 Mar 2017

Interview: AP McCoy on betting, boobs and boozing at the Cheltenham Festival

The 20-time champion jockey discusses life after racing and what inspired him to write Jilly Cooper-style bonkbusters

10 Mar 2017

The jockeys’ guide to staying thin this Christmas

Britain’s top jockeys share their tips for avoiding piling on the pounds

21 Dec 2016

Eddie Redmayne gets a royal welcome at the Hennessy Gold Cup

There was a star-studded turnout for the 60th anniversary of the famous horse race

28 Nov 2016

Gallop to Goodwood: The final countdown

There are now just over 24 hours until I race at Goodwood. Am I nervous? Everyone asks me that, and…

27 Jul 2016

Gallop to Goodwood: Time is of the essence

Ah, bank holiday Monday. A day for lie-ins and breakfast in bed – and even better, in May, we get…

8 Jul 2016