harness racing


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harness racing:

see horse racinghorse racing,
trials of speed involving two or more horses. It includes races among harnessed horses with one of two particular gaits, among saddled Thoroughbreds (or, less frequently, quarterhorses) on a flat track, or among saddled horses over a turf course with obstacles to
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?Full racing results are available on the British Harness Racing Club website at www.BHRC.org.uk.
Harness racing is a popular sport in Wales and has been extremely popular in Ceredigion for centuries.
"This will be the first time harness racing has come to a racecourse in the North East and hopefully it will be a success and we can put some more on."
"We'd like to put on more racing but land owners are reluctant to rent their fields for harness racing - that's part of the problem and we're trying to rescue it.
The Herefordshire-born enthusiast said she got her "life back" following the car accident thanks to harness racing.
Fudge says his group's efforts already have the support of the Ontario Harness Racing Association, as well as the Northern Horsemen's Association in Sudbury, and, so far the local reaction from the business community has been "very positive," including city council's endorsement last April.
Mr McDaid is urging anyone who witnesses roadside harness racing to contact the authorities immediately.
The Minor family fought cancer to stake its claim in the sport of harness racing
The 2018 Scottish harness racing season will get underway at Corbiewood this weekend.
HARNESS racing returns to Dundalk tomorrow week when the Irish Harness Race Association will run ten races following an agreement with Horse Racing Ireland and Dundalk, writes Tony O'Hehir.