To apply for a CLA Charitable Trust grant in 2012, apply in writing during January, April, July or October with details of your project to: Peter Geldart, Hopbine
Farmhouse, Ossington, Nottinghamshire NG23 6LJ.
To be considered for a grant, apply in writing during January, April, July or October with details of your project to: Peter Geldart, Hopbine
Farmhouse, Ossington, Nottinghamshire, NG23 6LJ.
AINTREE stages its popular Ladies' Night tomorrow and useful mare Hopbine
can get the evening off to a flyer for one of the game's most popular jockeys, Graham Lee.
Iron Man's jockey Graham Lee, who bids for a repeat Grand National triumph on Amberleigh House this Saturday, got a big week off to a winning start as Hopbine
gained her first victory for more than a year in the two-and-threequarter-mile handicap hurdle.
benefited from a step up in trip last time when scoring at Wincanton and should find the three miles of the Burton Green Handicap Hurdle ideal.
Goldbrook sparkled at 5-1 for Humber Hotel, Trek, Felis Donkeys, LMRCA B, Lord Raglan Pool, Bill & Bobs MoT and Premier United FC and Hopbine
did wonders at 8-1 for Newton Stags FC and X Postal.
McCoy made it four on the day and a career total of 2,002 with wins on Tucacas and Hopbine
and he and Johnson top the pile in a golden age of jockeys.
Thihn's trainer, John Spearing, can get among the winners at Newbury with HOPBINE
Coming from off the pace, he squeezed through a narrow gap between his stablemate I Got Rhythm and the stands-side rails after the last to score by three lengths from Hopbine
, who ran on to foil a one-two for trainer Keith Reveley.
The champion headed towards his next landmark when Tucacas (4-5), also trained by Pipe, got the better of Ruby Gale in a ding-dong battle up the home straight in the Connaught Gas Force Novices' Chase, and he rounded off a memorable afternoon when galvanising Hopbine
(8-1) to a hard-earned success over Polish Cloud for the concluding Connaught Partnership Handicap Hurdle.
Super Mac landed his treble when Pipe's Tucacas (4-5) won the Connaught Gas Force Novices' Chase and John Spearing's Hopbine
(8-1) took the finale to complete the fourtimer.
The 5lb claimer bided his time behind the very strong pace set by Intersky Falcon and lead after the last to score by five lengths from Hopbine