IRISH trainer Katy Brown was planning to head back home to County Kildare on Sunday night – but changed her mind after Effernock Fizz romped home on the second day of the Go Racing In Yorkshire Festival at Redcar. “I think we’ll be reviewing our plans now and having a drink before going back in the morning,” said Katy after the four-year-old dual-purpose mare had triumphed under five-pound claimer David Simmonson in the Celebrate The Life of Peter Chapman Handicap Stakes (Division Two). The trainer had set off from home on the 4am ferry on Friday and ran two-year-old Petite Steps at Ripon on the opening day of Yorkshire’s summer festival. “She missed the break and just never travelled but we were hopeful that Effernock Fizz would make up for it,” she said. She revealed that ... (Read More)
Summer Festival Event
Go Racing in Yorkshire Summer Festival 2019
Sat 20th July to Sunday 28th July
The Go Racing in Yorkshire Summer Festival, supported by Sky Bet provides a whole week of racing with 10 meetings at eight out of the nine Yorkshire courses.
Starting on Saturday 20th July at Ripon and finishing on Sunday 28th July at Pontefract, the event also includes a leading trainer and jockey competition.
In addition an Open Afternoon at Jack Berry House in Malton will offer something extra on Tuesday 23rd July. Witness what it takes to get jockey ready as the team will take you around the fitness suite and demonstrate training on the equisizer under the tutelage of a jockey coach.
Malton Museum will be showcasing some of the artefacts from their current exhibition of the horse.
Following this a screening of the film Seabiscuit will take place in the gym. The timings are 1.30pm to approx 6.00pm. Tickets are £7.50 each – please email email@example.com to book your place.
Take a look at the action from last year
Pictures from day 1 at Ripon Click HERE
Pictures from day 2 at Redcar Click HERE
Pictures from day 3 at Beverley Click HERE
Pictures from day 4 at Catterick click HERE
Pictures from day 5 at Doncaster click HERE
Pictures from day 6 at Thirsk click HERE
Pictures from day 7 at York click HERE
Pictures from day 8 at Pontefract click HERE