jockey club

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a club to promote and regulate horse racing

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In a disclosure to the Philippine Stock Exchange yesterday, Manila Jockey Club said it has entered into an agreement with AKL Properties Inc., an affiliate of Ayala Land Inc.
Eleven years to the day since his appointment was announced, the Jockey Club said the search had begun for a successor, although it is hoped he will stay on in some capacity.
The partnership is the first of its kind for Jockey Club Racecourses, which stages the likes of the Randox Health Grand National Festival, the Cheltenham Festival, the QIPCO Guineas Festival and the Investec Derby Festival at their tracks throughout the country.
British Ambassador to the Kingdom of Bahrain, His Excellency Ian Lindsay, also attended the race which included a special cup dedicated to the Jockey Club. His Excellency emphasised the strong links between Bahrain and the UK in horse racing, and praised the welcoming atmosphere at the Club.
The agreement with the 15-strong racecourse group that includes Aintree, Cheltenham, Epsom Downs and Newmarket within its portfolio, will see Pinsent Masons granted preferred supplier status to Jockey Club Racecourses for all of its legal work.
The Jockey Club investment will include improvements for owners and trainers, and focus on enhancing the overall customer experience at the racecourse, including elevated walkways to ease mobility and multi-tiered viewing of the parade ring.
It was in 2003 that the Jockey Club first announced its intention to transfer its regulatory role to an independently controlled board, acknowledging that the perception of a private club regulating a major British sport could be damaging to racing's interests.
The Jockey Club had hoped to stage the appeal today but Murphy's legal team required more time to put together their defence.
"A member of the Jockey Club's licensing department has assured me that he's written to Alan Brazil to find out why he has not paid.
The former jockey turned blood stock agent will be banned from entering any racecourse or premises owned, used or licensed by the Jockey Club as from today and he will also be barred from dealing in any capacity with a racehorse.
THE Jockey Club has dismissed newspaper claims that they are investigating a widespread "betting scam" among jockeys.
Racing authority the Jockey Club fined the Gosforth Park ground after it breached rules on providing ambulance cover and briefing medical staff.
FORMER champion jockeys Peter Scudamore and Richard Dunwoody yesterday appeared as witnesses for Graham Bradley on the second day of his hearing at the Jockey Club.
JOCKEY Club officials are bracing themselves for a tidal wave of criticism after the damaging allegations made in last night's BBC Panorama expose ``The Corruption of Racing''.
A Former lady rider, who has set up a fund in memory of tragic jockey Richard Davis, is demanding that the Jockey Club stops putting National Hunt riders at risk.