Get your entry in now!
The Horse & Hound “Groom of the Year” competition, in association with National Association of Grooms and Students (NAGS), is approaching its deadline for entries (1 December) so if you don’t want to miss out on the fantastic prize, worth of £4,500, generously donated by Grange Hotels, get your entry in now.
The winning groom and their guest can look forward to spending one night in the five-star Grange City Hotel, opposite Tower Bridge in London before being flown business class to Venice to spend five nights at the luxurious four-star Starhotel Splendid Suisse hotel. On returning to the UK, the winner and guest will enjoy another night at the Grange City Hotel, London.
The competition is open to all grooms, whether from a local riding school or top competition yard. Applicants can nominate themselves or be nominated by their employer or fellow professional. A brief self-written CV of the nominee’s grooming career must support all applications.
Entries can be sent in on the application form in the 6 November issue of Horse & Hound, or click here for a downloadable entry form which can be printed out, completed and sent in.
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Equine Science Update is an online newsletter reporting advances in equine research from around the world.
Written for people interested in the latest development in equine research, it should be a great help to equine science students and includes a page where users can leave messages for other researches.
The site aims to provide equine science enthusiasts with details of new research as it happens. The articles are written from papers and presentations by scientists and are checked by researchers for accuracy.
Visit Equine Science Update at: www.equinescienceupdate.co.uk