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By Martin Nott, Apr 21 2018 04:29PM

Saturday saw the Club's latest stable visit which was to the Shirenewton yard of Grace Harris where I was joined by members Ryan, Michele, Debbie and Karin.


We saw her Racing Club horse Living Leader {pictured} working on the gallops and he is set to be entered at Salisbury a week Sunday.


She has a number of entries over the coming week and had a 25/1 second at Bath on Friday night with Bungee Jump. Grace has a strike of 40% with her runners getting a win/place.


Moonoverthebridge runs at Windsor on Monday and on Friday, her other Club horse Maguire's Glen, Faint Hope and Grams and Ounces are all entered. A full review of the visit will be sent to Club members over the weekend.


There are likely to be two race days at the end of the week, Chepstow on Friday evening and Salisbury on Sunday.


The standings in the April ITV Competition after week 3 are on the site now.

By Martin Nott, Apr 16 2018 07:20PM

Membership is up to #90 for this year as Bernard and Keira join the Club.


The next stable visit is to the yard of Grace Harris on Saturday 21 April 2018 at 10.15. If you plan to come along please text or e-mail me to let me know.


You can join the Club on the day of you wish to come along. The yard is at Shirenewton which is 3 miles from Chepstow racecourse. If you need directions, please get in touch.


The races for the third weekend of the ITV competition are on the site now and they cover 5 races at Ayr culminating in the Scottish Grand National.


Syndicated greyhound Bubbly Madeva finished 2nd at 9/2 at Romford on Wednesday.


The result of the April members racing competition is on the site now along woth the updated standings in the Order of Merit.

By Martin Nott, Apr 14 2018 07:53PM

The updated standings in the April ITV Competition after week 2 are on the site now.


I should have news of the next yard visit shortly which should be to the yard of Grace Harris.


The members April competition starts next Tuesday and runs through to Thursday with two selections needed each day for the meetings at Newmarket.


By Martin Nott, Apr 11 2018 09:13AM

My review of the visit to James Evans stable last stable pinpointed the each way claims of Cry Wolf at Wolverhampton last night and he was backed in from 12/1 to 9/2 and finished 2nd beaten a short head.


Cry Wolf is pictured below on the left in his box with Sands Cove on the right.

By Martin Nott, Apr 5 2018 09:54PM

The Club's latest stable visit took place on Saturday to the yard of James Evans when I was joined by 9 Club members, most of whom are also members of his Racing Club and a picture of two of the Club's horses are below, Sands Cove who has an entry at Market Rasen next Wednesday and Mossing who is a daughter of our popular retired chaser Missy Moscow.


A review of the visit has been e-mailed to all Club members.


Sunday's each way WRC snippet Plantagenet was advised at 13/2 and finished 4th at 9/2.


The charity football bet selection for this weekend was a winner as Leyton Orient beat Barrow 4-1 so another donation for MIND has been made.

By Martin Nott, Apr 2 2018 11:12PM

Sunday saw the Club's latest race day where I was joined by Club members Ryan, Michele, John and Brent.


I was there in my role as Club Manager of the Grace Harris Racing Club and the Club had it's first winner when Maguire's Glen won at 9/4. He is pictured entering the winners enclosure with Mikey Hamill aboard.


If you plan to come to the stable visit to James Evans yard on Saturday 7 April please let me know by 8pm Friday evening.

By Martin Nott, Mar 30 2018 06:00PM

The result of the March ITV Competition is on the site now along with the updated standings in the Order of Merit. Congraulations to Steve from Treharris who has chosen the Timeform horses to follow as his prize.


There is a race day at Ffos Las on Sunday when both the Grace Harris Racing Club horses are due to run.


Membership is up to 88 for 2018 as Debbie and Amberley join the Club.


On Saturday 7 April 2018, we have the stable visit to the yard of James Evans who trains at Kinnersley in Worcestershire which starts at 10.15am.


If you plan to come along, please let me know by Friday night so I can ensure I have sufficient free refreshments for members.



By Martin Nott, Mar 26 2018 09:28PM

On Good Friday there was a winning charity football bet as Cambridge United beat Crawley 3-1 for another donation to MIND.


Also on Good Friday, Hyperfocus was a WRC snippet to small stakes at Bath but ran no sort of race in the heavy ground finishing an eased down 7th at 13/8.


Syndicated greyhound Bubbly Madeva finished 5th at 12/1 at Romford on Wednesday and continues to be over-graded in his races by the track managers.


Bubbly Bluebird trials at Towcester on Tuesday in readiness for a race at the same track on 7 April.


There is the possibility of a race day at Ffos Las on Sunday which will be confirmed on Friday when the declarations are out.

By Martin Nott, Mar 24 2018 06:11PM

The standings in the March ITV Competition after week 4 are on the site now and it sees Steve from Treharris leading going into the final round of selections next Saturday.


A winning charity bet selection on Saturday as Dover Athletic draw with Barrow so another donation has been made to the National Autistic Society.


In addition to the stable visit to James Evans on 7 April, we have a joint stable visit with the Northern Racing Club on Saturday 21 April 2018 which is based near junction 15 of the M6. More details have been sent to Club members.

By Martin Nott, Mar 18 2018 03:40PM

The races for the penultimate Saturday of the March ITV Competition are the first 4 races of the new turf flat season at Doncaster, first race is 1.50.


Membership is up to 86 as Les and Carol take up the offer of membership for joining the Nikki Evans Racing Club {www.nikkievansracingclub.co.uk}. The Club horse Agreement is pictured below.


The March members racing competition has been put back a day following the abandonment of Exeter on Tuesday and you will need to send two selections from Chepstow on Wednesday, Ludlow on Thursday and Newbury on Friday.