Articles by Nick Scholfield

Inspire Polo shoot
Nick Scholfield’s blog: a first attempt at polo and judging at Hickstead

Nick takes part in a jockeys v eventers polo match and is honoured to have been asked to judge at Hickstead

Nick Scholfield before the first at Taunton  13-12-12 pic Bill selwyn
Nick Scholfield’s blog: a new season and starting from scratch

Nick talks about a new season and watching a tough Badminton

Nick Scholfield’s blog: how it feels to ride — and fall — in the Grand National

Nick talks about his ride on Teaforthree in the Grand National

Aintree 06 04 2013
Nick Scholfield’s blog: riding in the Grand National

Nick explains what it feels like to be riding the favourite in Saturday’s big race — The Grand National

Melodic Rendezvous canter to post for the Stan James Champion Hurdle at Cheltenham. 11/3/2014 Pic Steve Davies/
Nick Scholfield’s blog: highs and lows at the Cheltenham Festival

Nick looks back at the Cheltenham Festival and forward to Aintree

Nick Scholfield’s blog: Looking forward to the Cheltenham Festival

Nick talks about gearing up for the Cheltenham Festival, his top rides and what it’s like in the weighing room

Nick Scholfield’s blog: a win for The Rainbow Hunter and schooling Tidal Bay

Nick talks about riding on the all weather at Kempton, schooling the “dude” Tidal Bay and winning on the 25-1 shot, The Rainbow Hunter

Nick Scholfield after winning on Melodic Rendezvous    14-12-12 pic Bill selwyn
Nick Scholfield’s blog: a busy Christmas and the benefits of point-to-point

Nick talks about a busy Christmas, New Year’s resolutions and how he started off in point-to-points

Ascot 20 12 2013
Nick Scholfield’s blog: looking forward to Boxing Day

National Hunt jockey Nick talks about getting in the festive spirit and watching Olympia

Racing Clydedales 3 Nick Scholfield led by Eileen Ware and Ian Popham
Nick Scholfield’s blog: racing on a Clydesdale

Nick talks about his first ever ride on a Clydesdale and jockey’s high pain thresholds