BRS forges successful link with Darley’s Chinese students
13th Aug 2014 | News
The aim of the School was to provide purpose built facilities to promote and encourage young people who had the potential to ride as professional jockeys.
29th Jul 2014 | News
Paul Hanagan’s terrific season continued in fine style on Saturday when the Oaks heroine Taghroooda added the G1 King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes to her rapidly improving CV with a superlative display at Ascot. In June, the John …Read More
21st Jul 2014 | News
Shelley Birkett’s rise to prominence continued in style on Saturday when the British Racing School graduate tasted her first success in a stakes race with a five-length win aboard Noble Protector in the Listed Newsells Park Stud Stakes. The victory …Read More
It takes a racehorse just 150 strides to cover one kilometre in a minute.
A racehorse weighs around half a ton and can reach speeds of 45 miles per hour.
When a horse is racing it’s heart will beat 240 times a minute. A human heart beats at a max of 180 times a minute.
A racehorse’s heart weighs as much as four bags of sugar.