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Lord Windermere

The highest rated horse entered for the 2015 Grand National, Lord Windermere will be embarking his first trip to Aintree and his first trip over those notoriously difficult fences on April 11th 2015. Trained by Jim Culloty in Ireland,…

Davy Russell

Davy Russell hails from Youghal, County Cork and is established as one of Ireland's top jump jockey's. He has followed a well trodden path for aspiring jockey's, beginning his riding career riding in point to point races. In 2002 Davy was…

Davy Russell To Partner Burton Port

Burton port, trained by Jonjo O'Neill since October 2013 when he moved from Nicky Henderson's yard, is to have a prep run at Doncaster later today and the surprising thing about that is that jockey Davy Russell will partner him. Davy Russell…

Quito De La Roque

Entered in 2013, connections for Quito De La Roque opted to run him at Cheltenham and he was subsequently withdrawn from the 2013 Grand National at the second scratchings stage on March 19th 2013. Instead he ran in the Betfred Bowl Chase…

New Jockey Videos From RTE

We all know that it's pretty gruelling to be a professional jockey not least because of the constant battle with the weight, the unsociable working hours and the days that must be racked up travelling the length and breadth of the country for…

Elliott Updates On Roi Du Mee

Fresh off the back of an epic Grand National Trial win at Fairyhouse last week, Roi Du Mee had his ante-post odds for the 2013 Grand National slashed from a rank outside 50/1 chance to a more modest 20/1 with Paddy Power. Beating out fellow…

Magnanimity

Owned by Gigginstown Stud, or Michael O'Leary in other words, Magnanimity is one of the horses lucky enough to benefit from the scratchings process as prior to the second round he hadn't actually made the cut into top 40 to start the race. But…

Ruby Walsh Pranks Davy Russell

Horse racing is serious enough at the best of times, especially if you've seen the recent injuries that AP McCoy has suffered when getting a kick in the face, so it's great to see the lads having a laugh and pranking each other. That's exactly…