Monthly Archives: January 2017

What we learned from the weekend: 28th & 29th January…

Condolences to all connected with the star that was Many Clouds… Well that was quite a weekend… This sport is an emotional roller-coaster at the best of times but my word did that weekend sucker-punch us or what? Not only did we have to comprehend the fact that Thistlecrack lost his unbeaten chasing record but…

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What we learned from the weekend: 21st & 22nd January…

Yorkhill continued on his upward trajectory at the weekend. The weekends racing may have been significantly curtailed by the weather but what remained still provided plenty in the way of top class action and gave us more than enough to talk about once the dust had settled. The biggest loss, of course, was at Ascot where…

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What we’ve learned since the start of 2017…

Harry Fry is red-hot at present. Happy New Year!! I know, I know. It’s been a while. As usual the family visiting duties consumed me in the early part of the year and as much as Mrs NTF and I try and fight it we do have to make an appearance every now and then with…

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