15 November 2023

ROA AGM takes place

ROA President Charlie Parker reflects on a challenging time for racing, but praises the spirit of collaboration in the industry

14 November 2023

Strategy essential to grow ranks of owners

“The ‘trainer experience’ is increasingly important in maintaining and attracting ownership participation”

02 November 2023

Britain’s Horseracing Industry launches petition over “Intrusive” Affordability Checks

Following on from the success of the recent Right to Bet survey, British Horseracing has launched a petition on the Government’s website calling for the proposed affordability or financial risk checks to be stopped.

26 October 2023

BHA update on ownership syndicate changes and Racing Digital

As part of an enhanced BHA Racing Digital platform for owners, the definition and administration of different syndicate and clubs will become clearer and the percentage share owned by each member in those syndicates will be transparent.

25 October 2023

ROA Proposes no affordability checks for Racehorse Owners

Under the ROA’s proposal, any registered owner with the equivalent of at least one horse in training (including part-shares) would be exempt from the affordability checks

12 October 2023

Bold vision essential as we look to the future

“If football, cricket and even volleyball can attract new income streams, then surely British racing can”

12 October 2023

The Jockey Club announces changes to the Randox Grand National

The changes follow an evidence-based review process designed to preserve the thrill, characteristics, and challenges of the famous race, while prioritising the welfare of horses and riders.

11 October 2023

ROA AGM to take place at Kempton Park

The Racecourse Owners Association will hold its 79th Annual General Meeting at Kempton Park Racecourse on Wednesday 15 November at 11 am.

10 October 2023

2024 Fixture list announcement

The changes aim to grow British racing by increasing revenues and thereby prize money for owners

06 October 2023

Join us as we celebrate the champions of 2023!

Taking place on Thursday 7 December, the ROA Horseracing Awards will once again be held at the Royal Lancaster Hotel in London.

19 September 2023

Horse Welfare Board trials enhanced process to review racecourse fatalities

Includes more in-depth analysis of the incident and greater input from veterinarians, trainers, jockeys and racecourse staff.

11 September 2023

Unity vital on levy and white paper stances

“The government would prefer an agreed industry position to the divisive debates of old”

07 September 2023

ROA Bid to Give auction – luxury bespoke his and hers experience in London 

The latest exclusive item for ROA members to bid on to raise funds for Racing Welfare

06 September 2023

Bid To Give: Goodwood some experience - despite the weather!

Patrick Plews secured our first Bid To Give item for Racing Welfare

05 September 2023

World Pool continues to shine bright

So far this year World Pool days have generated a total turnover of over £346 million.

27 August 2023

RoR Racing to Cricket - new auction lot revealed

A star nomination donated by Bjorn Nielsen to seven-time Gr.1 winner Stradivarius added to wonderful list

12 August 2023

Shergar Cup - thanks from Ascot

10 August 2023

Goodwood highest profile curtailment payout yet

Goodwood's final day curtailment was closely followed by Brighton the following week

09 August 2023

Levy review offers hope in testing times

“What has made our case so much stronger is the staggering increase in the cost of owning horses”

04 August 2023

The year so far

Racing Welfare look back at their fundrasing activities during the first half of 2023

01 August 2023

Bid To Give - Woburn experience

Bid to Give: Don’t miss this memorable two-day golf experience

27 July 2023


The trade mission represents the first time the British Racing industry has collaborated on a large-scale international event with the support of Government demonstrating the value of UK sport as a crucial soft power tool.

27 July 2023

Pre-race trot ups rolled out further this summer

The process has worked well so far, with approximately 800 horses examined and just two withdrawn on veterinary advice.

19 July 2023

Bookmaker input is key to boost revenue

“It is vital that we have a levy mechanism that is in line with the trends in betting habits”

17 July 2023

Racing Staff Week raises £70,000

53 stable staff took part in five charity races over the week

Displaying 1680 results

30 November 2023

Racecards - Thursday 30 November

Lingfield Park, Musselburgh, Taunton