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03 May Brian’s Blog

Friday 3rd May We are getting ready for the next fixture at Garthorpe on Sunday 12th May. All of the bends and fences have been moved onto fresh ground. We have had a couple of wet days and next week is changeable. I plan to...

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30 Apr Quorn Review

Quorn Point to Point races – Review – Sunday 28th April 2019 Racegoers attending the Quorn Point to Point races at Garthorpe on Sunday enjoyed a bumper 8 race card as well as a good range of trade stands, food outlets and Nick Pomfret singing in the...

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26 Apr Garthorpe Update

Friday 26th April  Watering is going according to plan. Brian Crawford is confident of producing good safe ground for Sunday. We are continuing to water. Garthorpe has received an inch of rain. Racing will take place on fresh ground, which has not been raced on this year....

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Watering in progress at Garthorpe

19 Apr Garthorpe – 19th April

Everything is in place at Garthorpe to irrigate the course for the Quorn fixture on 28th April.  We are fortunate to have a very good irrigation system at Garthorpe which provides an even distribution of water. Combine this, with Brian Crawford's expert knowledge on watering this course to provide...

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Watering in progress at Garthorpe

13 Apr Watering at Garthorpe

Watering will commence in the run up our late April fixture to produce safe racing ground. Going updates will be issued nearer the time. All the bends and fences have been moved to fresh virgin ground. This fixture hosts a 2 mile and about 4 furlongs...

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