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The Filly Factor?

Wednesday, May 11, 2011

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The Filly Factor?

No, not a debate on the weight for gender allowance. The Filly Factor is the name given to the latest initiative on Racing For Change’s ‘Lovetheraces’ website. It’s a competition to find ‘Britain’s first ever female commentator’. It’s an interesting concept but I cringe at the terminology and the format.

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Racing and Betting. The Future?

Friday, June 4, 2010

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Racing and Betting. The Future?

I interviewed Paul Roy, chairman of the British Horseracing Authority, for At The Races this week. One of the main topics was of course Racing for Change and I took a few positives from that part of our conversation. The middle part of the interview focused on the challenges facing Racing. Again some positives there [...]

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