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Duffield's Diary

A snowy morning

Ann Duffield | Wednesday, 10 December 2014 © Ann Duffield Racing

It seems the snow decided to land at Sun Hill this morning, down the road towards Bedale the fields remained green but we got to enjoy an icy blast with white flurries of snow for the day. Many of the yearlings are now ready to be put to bed for a decent rest after working pretty hard since arriving here from the sales. Many of them can't imp

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Runners, sales and staff party

Ann Duffield | Sunday, 07 December 2014 © Ann Duffield Racing

With Christmas fast approaching we have plenty left to do.  It is important to our routine that most, if not all the yearlings are well educated and able to do strong canters, go upsides, lead the string and merrily walk through the stalls on the yard, in time for them having a well earned rest over Christmas and the New Year period.  S

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The week in pictures -November

Ann Duffield | Saturday, 29 November 2014 © Ann Duffield Racing

It's been another busy week with yearlings continuing their cantering, both upsides and one in behind the other, each yearling walking through starting stalls daily, our "two" hurdlers schooling and all the horses enjoying a stint on the new Vitafloor, with those in full training basking under both infra red and ultra violet lights.

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Sun Hill gets cold

Ann Duffield | Tuesday, 25 November 2014 © Ann Duffield Racing

Tony Wadding, our IT supremo, is beavering away at our new look website which we hope will be up and running in the Spring and will include an owners LOGIN section where we will be able to keep our owners in regular contact with their horses with updates on training progress, any veterinary issues, race plans with photos and videos of horses work

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Vitafloor is a big hit

Ann Duffield | Sunday, 23 November 2014 © Ann Duffield Racing

The Vitafloor installation took almost two days but since then it has had to work hard, so far about two thirds of the yard have found their way into the solarium to try out the new, vibrating floor in all its glory. It is especially glorious when the solarium lights are switched on and both infra red lights heat and penetrate muscles while the d

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