Ascot’s Discover Racing Theatre offer a further treat in hosting informative and entertaining talks from industry experts, allowing racegoers to learn about everything from the thrill of racehorse ownership to the intricacies of betting. Included in the line-up will be a stellar tipsters talk, with some of the shrewdest pundits in the business sharing their insight into the best bets on the card.
Racegoers can enjoy a parade of retired racehorses and meet Sire De Grugy, the popular former Champion Chaser and dual winner at Ascot, who will be on hand to showcase the tremendous work that the charity Retraining of Racehorses carries out in rehabilitating ex-racehorses for an enjoyable and successful life beyond racing.
Before racing, join a course walk with former jockey Colin Brown, who rode Desert Orchid to victory at Ascot on many occasions during the great grey’s illustrious career, to discover what it takes to win at this world-famous racecourse. Try your hand as a jockey yourself by having a go on an equicisor, with experts from the British Racing School in attendance to help you adopt the perfect race-riding position.
Saturday 24th November 2018