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Thursday, 23 October 2008

Highclere Thoroughbred Racing Yearling Parade

Highclere Castle aka Downton abbey
One of my customers is very well known on the English Horse Racing scene running syndicates under the prestigious Highclere Thoroughbred Racing brand, Highclere Castle being his childhood home. These days you may Highclere Castle as the setting for the fictional Downton Abbey television series.
Ready for the yearling parade
 Every year there is a yearling parade at the Castle stud where invited participants get to see the years new horses and syndicates. This is a great way to get involved in the sport of kings by getting to own a share in a racehorse. This makes going to the Races even more enjoyable.
Highclere Racing Yard
Every year after exhaustive selection the new yearlings are paraded in front of prospective shareholders of the various syndicates. For myself, I have been invited to go along to view the spectacle and have a glass or two of Champagne with everybody in the Castle afterwards. If you fancy owning a share of a racehorse and becoming part of the sport of Kings yourself click this link:
They are also available to follow on twitter @HighclereRacing
The thrill of the race
General discussion and your views are welcome please say hello. I regret however because of my busy schedule, I am unable to answer many questions. Sneaky advertising will be deleted sorry. Thanks so much for visiting my blog today.

4 comments:

Lona @ Hocking Hills Gardener said...

How wonderful for you. Myself I envy you living among the old castles and the great gardens.

simon tinks davis said...

Thankyou Iona so much for your comment. Such history gives the old buildings a certain warmth. I only wish they could talk, what stories they could tell.

Liisa said...

Simon,
What a beautiful castle. (I would love to hear its stories, as well.) I am looking forward to revisiting your blog.
-Liisa

simon tinks davis said...

Thanks Liisa