Andrew Cohen’s Quarl Ego saw out the 0-110 Handicap Chase (3m 4f) at Fontwell in determined fashion on Friday. The gelding was not for passing after hitting the front three out. The handicapper will have his say with the nine-year-old but he’s really taken to jumping fences and will be targeted at another marathon chase. The closing stages can be […]
Successes for King’s Legacy and Alpha Native at Godstone on Sunday made it 13 winners in Point-to-Points and Hunter Chases for Alan this season. Kings Legacy (Joe Hill), who had fallen on his previous two starts (once when clear of two subsequent winners), faced a tough opposition in the Mens Open with the in-form Broughton Green bidding for a four-timer. […]
Alan’s Point-to-Point yard has been in excellent form of late and a treble at Kingston Blount followed by a successful journey to Marks Tey has rocketed him to nine winners for the season between the flags, in addition to two in Hunter Chases. The first success at Kingston Blount came in the Ladies Open. Half of the ten-strong field were […]
Andy Weller’s Billy Twyford defied a 7lb rise by the handicapper to take the £8,300 Handicap Hurdle over 2m4f at Fontwell on Wednesday.
Joe had his first ride under National Hunt Rules at Fakenham on Friday and made the perfect start as Ravethebrave ran out a worthy winner!
We took two new recruits to Market Rasen on Saturday and what a day we had! I Have Dreamed, former top handicap chaser with Gary Moore, has been a winner on the flat and over both hurdles and fences. He came to us from leading hunter chase trainer Steve Flook (12 hunter chase winners this season) who purchased I Have […]
Alan’s Point-to-Point yard have enjoyed a good season with some great performances from the horses and also the ‘home-bred’ jockey! Our 16 year old son, Joe, had an unbelievable first season. The aim was to give him a few rides and hopefully a winner but he exceeded all expectations scooping the National Novice Champion title with 9 winners (joint with […]