Heavy showers at the moment after a moist night time, the unsettled section continues throughout the nation and no signal of imminent change. The horses appear to be completely satisfied to be again in having seen the very best of the summer season turned out in Could and June. They’ve accomplished two weeks on the walker, been shod, vaccinated and wormed and while we now have sat on a number of of the bouncier ones the brand new season will start in earnest on Monday with 45 horses to be ridden.
They appear relaxed and content material, wanting properly and usually the identical weight as they have been this time final yr – wanting ahead to getting going with them as they’re a beautiful bunch and it’ll even be good to have the complete complement of workers again from their travels and placements. Gallop refurbishments are virtually full and we’re able to go!
Regardless of a change in ways Extremely Violet completed in just about the identical spot (4th btn 5l) as he has completed on all his latest runs, he’s proving constant however I’m baffled as to how we discover the 4 or 5lb enchancment that he must win, all being properly he can be again at Perth in early August, we’ve chosen the appropriate assembly miss with him as the bottom is heavy for his or her fixture tomorrow. Solely 28 declarations and prone to be a number of defections after the rain, confirms my feeling that we have to take a radical take a look at summer season soar racing.
We had a succesful journey to Deauville final week and I’m completely delighted with the 2 horses we managed to purchase, this sale has been fortunate for us prior to now and I’ve each confidence it’s going to show so once more. Fingers crossed!