Wind-powered racehorses and 8 other bits of social media that made us smile this week

Enjoy some of our favourite updates from Twitter and Instagram during the past seven days. From a National Hunt trainer pulling an all-nighter to farting racehorses, it all happened on social media this week.

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Tweets of the week

This is us

10/10 on the cute scale

It’s a strong look…

Well I guess at least you know this horse is careful


It’s fantastic to see paralysed jockey Robbie McNamara back in the saddle

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it’s Grand National winner Many Clouds

We hear you, Harry

And congratulations to this week’s Tweet of the Week winner

Cheltenham Festival winning trainer Martin and his wife pull an all nighter in celebration

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Tweet of the week competition

Personalised Mini Tablet CaseThe winner of the Horse & Hound tweet of the week competition can also be found by searching Twitter for #HHTweetOfTheWeek. The winner will receive an Apatchy mini tablet case (pictured left) or an Apatchy cosmetic bag (pictured below right), personalised with their initials.

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