General discounts

As well as the 20% discount on BHA registration fees, there are a number of other discounts and offers that are available to ROA members, including:

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Text Messaging alert trial


Weatherbys messaging service allows owners to keep fully up to date with any race entries for their horse or related news by text or email. Owners can opt to receive a message when an entry is made, or their horse’s rating changes. Content can be tailored according to the content of messages according to personal preferences, e.g. going changes, race time changes, advising of forfeit stages.

ROA members who have not previously had a subscription for Weatherbys text messaging service will be able to take advantage of this free offer of a bundle of 25 free texts. Users who take up this offer will also be offered a follow up of a 10% discount on any subscriptions taken out after the free trial period ends. This offer will extend to new members who join the ROA.

To sign up for this offer, please contact Keith Mason at Weatherbys at or call 01933 440077.

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Ultimate Member discount

Racing Post

Members’ Club (Ultimate) – 12 months for the price of 9 (£261.75 save £87.25)

The last word in racing information. With news, ratings, stats, tipping and great offers this invaluable racing resource is a must for any owner. Drill into a horse’s form, pedigree, results analysis and much more.

Members' Club Ultimate now comes with free access to the Racing Post Digital Newspaper so you can view every page of the paper on your phone, tablet or computer the night BEFORE it comes out. And also Racing UK Replays are BACK. Another great way to watch your runner or if you want to see a horse's run before making a bet. 

ROA members should log into the Members Area to find out how to secure these discounts.

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Racing TV subscription

Racing TV

For only £15/€18 per month you can enjoy every race live from 34 of the UK's premier racecourses, including Aintree, Cheltenham, Goodwood, Newmarket and York. That's more than a 34% saving for 12 months, plus with Racing TV Anywhere you can enjoy the best racing coverage on your TV, tablet and mobile for no extra cost!

Terms and conditions

This offer is only available to new and reinstating residential customers in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland. 12-month minimum term applies. Offer is not applicable to cable customers. Offer price is £15 per month (€18 per month in the Republic of Ireland) for 12 months. After the 12-month promotional term the subscription will revert to the full price of £22.98/€28.60 per month. Offer is only applicable via call centre agent, not available via automated subscription service or online. No other method of subscription will qualify for the offer. Offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer and there is no monetary alternative. Reinstating customers must have been cancelled for at least 28 days prior to reactivating on this promotion. Any outstanding debt must be paid in full before offer is applicable. Racing TV reserves the right to withdraw this promotion at any time. Terms and conditions correct as of 30 October 2015.

Log into the Members Area to find out more about this offer.

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Betrend discount

Betrends, Weatherbys

Powered by Weatherbys, the Bettrends Shop provides all of the essential industry publications from race planning tools such as the Racing Calendar, Programme Book and Pattern books, to leading bloodstock titles including the Weatherbys Stallion Book and the Return Of Mares.

The shop also caters for racing enthusiasts by offering the latest Flat season guides from the likes of Mark Howard (Ahead on the Flat), the Racing Post (Guide to the Flat) & Steve Taplin (Two Year Olds of 2018).

Add to this a range of betting services provided by the Bettrends team and industry experts Tanya Stevenson and Paul Ferguson, and there is something for everyone at the Bettrends Shop.

Members will also receive a 10% discount every time you log-in to the Bettrends Shop thereafter.

To find out how to receive your discount, log into the ROA Members Area

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Claim your Rewards 4 Racing points

Rewards 4 Racing

The ROA has teamed up with Rewards4Racing and The Jockey Club to offer all members 500 Rewards 4 Racing points for FREE!

After claiming the initial free points, members will also be entitled to claim 1 point per pound spent when renewing ROA membership or booking for events through the ROA.

Rewards 4 Racing allows its members to accrue points from everyday purchases at 3,300 retailers, which they can redeem to enjoy rewards at all 15 of The Jockey Club’s racecourses nationwide. Rewards include ticket discounts, upgrades, free racecards, food and beverage discounts. To find out more please click here.

All members have to do to claim the 500 FREE Rewards 4 Racing points is:

  • Login to your Rewards4Racing account.
  • Go to Edit Details in My Account section and tick the box ‘Do you have a Racehorse Owners Association membership?’ If you are not already a Rewards4Racing member, simply join for FREE today and tick the box ‘Do you have a Racehorse Owners Association membership?’ when completing your registration.

To claim points after renewing membership, or purchasing tickets for events, please email quoting your membership number and stating the number of points you wish to claim.

Please allow 10 days for your Rewards 4 Racing points to be added to your account.

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Racing Breaks special offers

Racing Breaks

Find all the latest news and special offers on our dedicated Racing Breaks page.

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Racetech DVDs


RaceTech is offering ROA members a special buy one get one free offer on their DVDs.

RaceTech manages and maintains the national archive for horse racing in England and Scotland. They can provide copies of any race run on any racecourse over the last two years and in addition, they have all Festival and Classic races going back many years. They also hold the archive of photo finish prints – capturing that exact moment when your horse crosses the line – win or lose, it is always a special moment for an owner, andRaceTech can print the shot used by the judge on the day.

RaceTech can also put together compendium DVDs of all the races run by your horse, or a selection of races. They can run multiple copies of the same DVD for syndicates and add in any logos or branding required. Racetech have provided copies of races for owners, breeders, broadcasters and the regulatory authorities.

To find out how to claimyour ROA member discount please log in to the Member's Area.

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Racing Canvases

Horse Racing Art

Horse Racing Art, headed up by renowed racing photographer Mark Cranham, is offering ROA Members 20% off their limited edition canvasses.

Featuring legends of the sport such as Frankel, Arkle and Red Rum, these special canvasses would make a lovely present for any turf enthusiasts.

Log into the Members Area to collect the special discount code for ROA Members.

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Palace House admission

Palace House

National Heritage Centre of Horseracing and Sporting Art at Palace House in Newmarket continue to offer ROA members discounted annual admission. 

The Centre, situated on the five acre Palace House site in the heart of Newmarket, Suffolk, is a world class attraction. It comprises three complementary areas; the National Horseracing Museum in the Trainer’s House and King’s Yard Galleries, the Fred Packard Galleries of British Sporting Art in Palace House, and a chance to meet retired racehorses in the stunning Rothschild Yard, the flagship yard for Retraining of Racehorses charity.

Visits typically take from 3 hours to a full day, with displays that will capture anyone’s imagination. Included in the price are multi-media guides, family trails and interactive exhibits suitable for all ages. It is an accessible site with step-free access to all areas. There’s something for everyone, with The Tack Room restaurant, onsite bakery and gift shop and adjacent car parking. Further details can be found at

Each day at 11.30am and 2.30pm there is a 30 minute ‘behind the scenes’ demonstration that showcase how racehorses are retrained, taking place in the Peter O'Sullevan Arena for the Welfare of the Horse, a superb 70 x 35m outdoor arena, or in the Rothschild Yard.

To take advantage of a 10% discount on annual admission passes (£20 for adults, £18 for concession & £45 for family ticket) simply log onto the Members' Area and use the discount code.