It was the end of an era for me last Friday at Stratford Racecourse and I enjoyed every minute of a long but happy day. The day started with the PPORA awards lunch and the Paddock Pavilion was bursting at the seams as 320 people gathered to listen to guest speaker, Nicky Henderson. He was followed by Luke Harvey – who hosted what […]Read More Farewell to the AGA final, it was fun while it lasted!
My latest blog post takes a look at the new AGA Point-to-Point competition which will run throughout the season, with a special mention for the AGA Jokers! There’s also a look back at the Point-to-Point Authority Press and Media day, which took place on Thursday, 29th October at Stratford Racecourse. As ever, the story is brought to life with lots of photos. Enjoy!Read More Lots of fun to be had with the AGA Jokers – for boys and girls!
Good days, sunny days, windy days, fun days and long days, we’ve had them all during the last four weeks, and we’ve enjoyed every single one of them, starting at Chaddesley Corbett on 18th April and finishing at Whitfield on 17th May.Read More Blog catch up time for the AGA man, starting at Chaddesley Corbett in April and finishing at Whitfield in May!
April has been and gone, we’re halfway through May and I’m playing catch up with my blog! That could involve an awful lot of words so I think the best plan is for me to let the photos do the talking, starting with a selection from Kimble!Read More A great day at Kimble ensures that April starts with a bang for AGA
This is a fixture that I’ve always looked at and thought “I’d like to go there”, so we did, and what a glorious day! It was well organised, there were plenty of runners and I had lots of AGA colleagues with me. Anyway, that’s more than enough words, let’s have a look at some photos!Read More Blue sky and sunshine at Brafield-on-the-Green for round 11 of the AGA All Comers championship
A very busy week in the AGA world meant that my blog from the Vine & Craven has had to be put on hold until Saturday evening. That’s fine with me, although Mrs S has had to settle for The Voice and Casualty while I tap away on the keyboard, as opposed to a trip […]Read More AGA champions That’s Rhythm and Page Fuller are ‘Still In Total Control’
Five minutes after arriving I was scurrying back to the car to retrieve my sunglasses and my brand new selfie stick! Those who know me well will be aware that I rarely miss an opportunity for a selfie (or a piece of cake, Heather), but this particular selfie wasn’t my idea…Read More Sunglasses required on a glorious day at Larkhill as Sarah Dawson increases her lead in the AGA All Comers championship
No AGA action today but the opportunity to visit Ampton for the first time was too good to miss, plus, thanks to Mr & Mrs Ellis, I was driven to the races in style (and very nice it was too). We set off at a very reasonable time, and I also contributed to the Ellis […]Read More Warm welcome for the AGA man at Ampton as the Dunston Harriers put on a pointing treat