whipper-in


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whipper-in

a person employed to assist the huntsman managing the hounds
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The book - Sedgefield Country In The Seventies And Eighties, With The Reminiscences Of A First Whipper-in - was written by an unknown author with the aim of helping Jack financially in later life.
My father was a whipper-in and I started with the East Devon Foxhounds as soon as I left school,' he said.
A 2008 Oaks semi-finalist and the Graphite Puppy Derby whipper-in, the September 2006 bitch is owned by Dogolphin Two and trained by Lorraine Sams, who send out Nebuchadnezzar to win the hurdles final.
The stag was determined to get past and tried to leap over whipper-in John Stone's horse.
Sir Michael Stoute has Rohaani on target for the Cambridgeshire and the colt enjoyed a routine workout sat nicely behind the easy-travelling Rob Roy (Kevin Bradshaw) and Home Affairs, with Notnowcato the whipper-in.
Dad Bryan, who sang with 70s band Roxy Music, supports hunting and his eldest son Otis, 18, works as an assistant whipper-in for Middleton Hunt in North Yorks.
Bold Eagle bowled along nicely to give a good lead to Hard Top, with Gallantry the whipper-in.
So I went across to the woodland where I found Mr Lloyd clad in red jacket and white breeches, a female whipper-in wearing a black jacket, white breeches and black boots and three terrier men standing on the badger sett.
Sponsorship forms can be obtained from Benney (0207 589 7002), who is doing the running, and Beeby (01450 372222), who is acting as whipper-in.
I went on to be a whipper-in, and in 1974 I became a huntsman for the Hursley hunt in Hampshire.
Instead our focus switches to Swindon last Wednesday and Hawkins Flyer, who claimed some notable scalps when winning the Pride Of The West from McCarthys Duke and Shevchenko, with Crack Him Out acting as whipper-in.
For fully four of the six minutes of the Bonusprint Stayers' Hurdle, you were left to wonder quite what Thierry Doumen was thinking about as he played whipper-in on Baracouda.