Quick Links:

Jimmy Lithgow

Zorba's Tale as In Full Flight

Reliving The Legends

These are GREAT stories. They are funny and tragic and inspiring and dramatic. These are our stories and this is our heritage and perhaps what makes it all the more special is that it is our people, and our horses, bringing them back to life for a whole new audience to enjoy.

Read More »

Jimmy – A Golden Era

‘The late Laurie Jaffee was waxing on, rather pompously, about how he had helped Shirley’s late brother, Stanley Methven, with finance, to set up Rainbow Chickens, the organisation which ultimately provided Shirley Pfeiffer with her fortune’

Read More »
Jimmy Lithgow

RIP Jimmy Lithgow

Jimmy saw so much colour and humour in everything, that life will always be a little brighter and cheerier for having had him in it. And therefore so will I.

Read More »

Memories Of Jimmy

Jimmy was an old-school gentleman, charming, witty and very much part of the fabric of racing for as long as I can remember

Read More »
Syd Laird

Are you a Legend?

The Legends team has been overwhelmed with people volunteering to be members of the cast, but there are still a few characters, and most importantly, a few horses missing. Are you a potential Legend?

Read More »

Elusive Hall Of Fame

The Triple Crown of US racing is one of the most difficult feats for a horse to accomplish and only 11 have succeeded, since Sir Barton, writes Jimmy Lithgow

Read More »

Lucky For Some!

Keep supporting the Tote. And if there just happens to be the odd objection here or there, or some other mystery that rattles your emotional

Read More »

The Shaw Track Redemption

Tellytrack presenter Shaheen Shaw justly berated his production team during the embattled channel’s broadcast on Friday 6 January. Shaw took the back-room to task for

Read More »

Jimmy’s wisdom

The surface of the Vaal sand track came under fire today from veteran former champion jockey Piere Strydom. After winning the second race on 18

Read More »

Popular Posts

Freed From Desire Goes To 110

The conditions of the Michael Roberts Stakes do not allow for an increase in the rating of any horse aside from the winner.  Accordingly, the runner-up and fourth placed remain on their ratings

Read More »