Since my last update I’ve been pointing twice (which included my first lead up), had a run in with the electric shocker on the horse walker, ended up on my arse in the yard thanks to the ice (cue the second temper tantrum of the week), upset Robert (Roberto Pegasus), made a tit of myself […]Read More All smiles at Heath Barn – although I’m still whining about the music!
It’s been an eventful few months since my last blog post and a lot has happened since I finished my assignment as the Bidpoint man in June. I had the rest of the summer off but the free time wasn’t wasted as I managed to get to grips with the garden. I also had a gin or two, did some […]Read More New season, new team and probably the best view from an office, ever!
It’s good to be back! New season, new ideas, new hats, new mementoes for owners and riders, oh, and some new stickers for owners! Gold for winning (10 points), silver for 2nd (6 points) and bronze for third (4 points). Championship points are earned in any race at an AGA All Comers Championship meeting – […]Read More New AGA championship for owners is off to a flying start at sunny Cottenham where Mrs Rucker is ‘Still In Total Control’
First AGA race of the season lives up to expectations, huge crowd enjoy nine quality races, lots of talking points, Khyber Kim brings a touch of class, the sun shines all day and new AGA hats are all the rage! The weekend edition of Pointing Plus (an 8 page pull-out in the Racing Plus) had […]Read More AGA series off and running – what a ‘Qracker’!
New look AGA van, AGA hats and AGA Iconic branding make racecourse debut at Cottenham following visit to Jackie Oliver. Great photos as ever, but Jackie also suggests an idea for a new competition! The early reaction to all of our new ‘stuff’ has been very positive but the reception for our new range of AGA bobble hats and beanies […]Read More New AGA hats are set to travel the world!
The new AGA championship for owners of Open horses is off and running, and a number of owners have their first points on the board following the Mens & Ladies Open races at Cottenham, and the Mixed Open race at Black Forest Lodge.Read More The AGA Dual Control National Open Horse Championship – update
AGA Dual Control National Open Horse Championship is up and running but the AGA man needed the run! I was up just after 5am and busy on twitter, despite the fact that I didn’t need to leave for another four hours! Excited? Just a bit! The drive was pleasant – about 90 miles – and […]Read More AGA man is a little off the pace on seasonal reappearance at sunny Cottenham
AGA Dual Control National Open Horse Championship I’m excited! The season starts on Sunday and I’ll be heading to East Anglia for the CUUHC meeting at Cottenham. For the past three seasons this historic racecourse has hosted the first AGA ladies open race of the season, however, this time around it marks the start of […]Read More New AGA championship for open horses is launched