Duffield's Diary

First two year old runner

Ann Duffield | Monday, 13 April 2015 © Ann Duffield Racing

Today Risk Adjusted was our first two year old runner for the yard at Redcar and we were over the moon with him, he ran a blinder.  He was flying at the finish and another 10 – 15 yards and he would have won.  As he was a May foal he was technically the youngest horse in the field by a long way.  He was also bred to run over

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Runners and a hungry young horse!

Ann Duffield | Friday, 10 April 2015 © Ann Duffield Racing

It has been a busy few days with a runner at Catterick on Wednesday, one at Leicester today and three at Newcastle tomorrow.  We were pleased with both horses, especially Show Boat on Wednesday who ran his best race to date when finishing third, staying on well.  Several two year olds are close to making their debut and they are pleasin

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The Great Hungarian Bake Off Scare

Ann Duffield | Tuesday, 07 April 2015 © Ann Duffield Racing

Well another glorious day in the Dales and it does your heart good to see all the daffodils out, the Spring lambs in the fields and the horses starting to look so well in their coats.  It was a perfect morning for the Bianco family to come and watch their two horses, Ninetta and Mistress Makfi work.  This morning we were busy edu

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Daffodils and First Turf Runners

Ann Duffield | Monday, 06 April 2015 © Ann Duffield Racing

Well why couldn’t have had Good Friday on a day like today- could we? It has been absolutely glorious all day with the temperature gauge registering a whopping 19 degrees and horses rugs flying off like bedsheets in the wind.  However, all the lovely plants and shrubs we’d bought for the Open Day have been pinched - and not by on

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Open Day Success 2015

Ann Duffield | Saturday, 04 April 2015 © Ann Duffield Racing

Well the Open Day was a roaring success in spite of the awful weather. It was such a shame as it had been beautiful on the Thursday, but never mind that's English weather for you. The yard looked spic and span, everyone had worked so hard and we were rewarded with a great turn out of racing enthusiasts, most of whom come back every year.

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