It’s time to reward our jockeys with prize money again, writes Robert Walker
WE still have one or two horses to get back out, but the show season is progressing well for us and it would appear for everyone else, too. We’re still very much in the pandemic – and social distancing is still in place in normal life – but with ride judges on the horizon and shows getting busier, it seems like normality is resuming.
Equestrians always just crack on with the job, and when a red rosette is thrown into the mix there’s even less of a reason for any hugging and kissing at the ringside. That healthy rivalry is back and competition is hot.
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