Write about horse racing for The Guardian. Just looking for the next winner
There they are!
Pre-Cheltenham Festival media morning at Alan King's yard. The horses are out there somewhere . . .
Ruby's-eye view of the last in the Gold Cup. It'll probably be a bit lighter when he jumps it, tbh
A long-ago photograph from the lean and hungry days of a big-time trainer in Cheltenham's Hall of Fame
Also, the actual colours worn by Pat Taaffe when riding Arkle in the 1964 Gold Cup #woolier
In Cheltenham's Hall of Fame, the actual colours worn by Simon Sherwood when Desert Orchid won the Gold Cup #wooly
Lough Derg in flighty mode after parading at Fontwell today
Stag do at Ascot, headgear inspired by the orange dot fiasco
View from the top of Kelso's stand
The welcome that awaits on the first floor of Kelso's ancient stone grandstand
Claire has foaled this smashing filly - yesterday, alas, so she'll be a year old in five hours. No Classics for her
Nicknames on the work board at Sheena West's yard. Golan Way = G String, for some reason
Golan Way is washed down after a canter this morning
Sheena West's yard on top of a hill outside Brighton
The 4th (on the National course) still looks pretty fearsome. Take-off side from my eye-level
View from my eye level as I stand in the ditch in front of The Chair
The Chair will still take a bit of jumping, I should think
. . . as is the second
12th fence on the National course still set at a funny angle
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