Open Morning Visits to resume at the NHC

We’re delighted to announce that as of Friday 23rd April 2021 we will be welcoming Open Morning visitors back to the National Horseracing College. This will be subject to government guidelines. Strict social distancing rules must be adhered to, face masks must be worn unless you are medically exempt, and you are advised to visit in limited numbers (for example, …

Celebrating International Women’s Day 2021

Today (08 March 2021) is International Women’s Day, a day to be inspired and to celebrate the achievements of the women who made, and continue to make, a difference in the world of horseracing. Like most sports, horseracing used to be very much a ‘man’s game’ but thankfully things are changing. Women are now making big inroads, in just about …

Careers in the Horseracing Industry

The 1st March 2021 marks the first day of National Careers Week 2021. Many people believe that to work in the horseracing industry you must be able to ride a racehorse… absolutely not! There are over 85,000 people employed in the horseracing industry within the United Kingdom, ranging from a Racing Groom to a Raceday Official, there is a career …