ARC LAUNCHES THE SILKS SERIES FOR FEMALE JOCKEYS

ARC LAUNCHES THE SILKS SERIES FOR FEMALE JOCKEYS

Tallulah Lewis | March 7, 2017 | In the News

New £100,000 race series for female jockeys across ARC racecourses in 2017 On the eve of International Women’s Day, Arena Racing Company (“ARC”) is delighted to announce further details about the forthcoming Silk Series - an exciting new race series ...

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Female jockey allowance in the headlines

Female jockey allowance in the headlines

WIRadmin | Feb. 7, 2017 | In the News

Four pound allowance for female jockeys riding in France: A great opportunity or a regressive step? Recently, there has been much commentary on France Galop’s decision to introduce a 4lb (2kg) allowance for female jockeys. This rule change will come ...

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Christmas bursary bonus awarded to artist

Christmas bursary bonus awarded to artist

Tallulah Lewis | Dec. 14, 2016 | Bursary News

Elizabeth Armstrong awarded £2,000 Women in Racing bursary Christmas came early at Cheltenham Racecourse on Friday, for Women in Racing (WIR) member and equestrian artist Elizabeth Armstrong, who was presented with a cheque for £2,000.  Elizabeth was benefitting from the ...

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WiR awards first Bursary

WiR awards first Bursary

WIRadmin | Oct. 15, 2014 | Bursary News

The first winner of a WiR Bursary award receives her cheque. Chair of the WiR Bursary Programme Julia Deadman (pictured left) was very pleased to present a cheque for £1,000 to the programme's first recipient Elizabeth Bushe at the Tattersalls ...

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