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Mary Slack

Nother Russia

Mother Russia won the L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate in 2011. With her own entry for 2018, daughter Nother Russia lives up to her name – and her heritage

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What A Rush, Her!

Craig Zackey has formed a special bond with the beautiful chestnut filly Nother Russia and his performance in the saddle could well qualify for a ride-of-the-season shortli

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Abington Place (credit: hamishNIVENPhotography)

Rare People Doing Rare Things

If it is true that when horses, or those who ride or train them, do rare things, they make the people who were present that day feel good, then Mike de Kock’s Abington Place yard in Newmarket is a centre for rare excellence.

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James Maree

Going Fishing

It gives me enormous satisfaction watching them develop their skills and giving them the opportunity to reach their full potential.

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