News & Update

RCA Announces New CEO

The Racecourse Association (RCA) is delighted to confirm David Armstrong as its new Chief Executive. Following a thorough recruitment process led by the RCA’s Nominations Committee, David stood out as…

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On Track- Christmas at Sedgefield

CHRISTMAS is always a special time for racing, but it will be doubly so this year for Emma White, who is about to stage her first Boxing Day fixture in…

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What Motivates Trainers to Run?

The ability to win or be placed in a race outranks prize-money on offer by around 70-30 as the main motivation for trainers in deciding where to run. That is…

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Racecourse In Focus- Market Rasen

A highest-ever VisitEngland score, a Showcase Award nomination, two A-list music artist concerts and thousands of happy racegoers—another successful season in the history of Market Rasen, a summer jumping racecourse…

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