Tag Archives: Darren Beadman

NEW JOCKEYS: WHO IS REALLY READY TO BOARD HONG KONG’S STARSHIP ENTERPRISE?

It’s all about putting in the hard work- and by that, it’s not just about turning up for trackwork and making one’s self available for rides. It’s about how you go out there and promote and market yourself to owners, … Continue reading

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THE HAPPY WINSDAY GORILLAZ WARFARE ISSUE

HORSE RACING AND GORILLAZ WARFARE There’s A Tale Of Two Cities, and, hopefully, this can be a Tale Of Two Brands (and one band) that can take horse racing, via the HKJC’s successful Happy Wednesday brand, to boldly go where … Continue reading

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REMEMBERING DESIREE GILL AND LOOKING AHEAD

It really was a Black Saturday which had nothing to do with favorites biting the dust at Flemington and Randwick, dodgy getaways at Shatin and losses on the punt. It had to do with a much bigger loss- the loss … Continue reading

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ZAC IS BACK (THOUGH HE NEVER LEFT)

It was Mark Twain who reminded everyone that rumors of his death had been vastly exaggerated. At Shatin on National Day, Zac Purton reminded those and their loudest whispers that he was going through a “dry spell” that every dry … Continue reading

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MIRROR MIRROR ON THE WALL…

(Courtesy of http://www.fasttrack.hk) (Source: LOL Snaps) Together with our Mothership and often it can be a real mutha of a ship that is the SS Racingb*tch, we asked racing fans to name their choices for the Top Ten Jockeys in … Continue reading

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THE GURU ON SUNDAY’S MAIN EVENT AND THE DUH FACTOR

                      And after all that has come and gone, the Main Event takes place at Shatin on Sunday when many of the Kings Of The Turf will gather to do battle for racing supremacy when the barriers open and the … Continue reading

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THE ‘HIGHS AND LOWS” ISSUE

There is nothing better than watching great jockeys riding great horses and which is exactly what we got watching the races from Ascot over the weekend. Who can get tired of watching Frankel? Or who could ignore the riding skills … Continue reading

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THE “ELLO ELLO MUSICAL” ISSUE

It sounds simple enough: The words “horse racing” and “gambling” must no longer go hand-in-hand. Why? ‘cos it’s “old school”, it’s “uncool” and without losing this albatross, the horse racing industry will always have the anti-gambling lobby up its bum. … Continue reading

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THE “LIFE IN THE FAST TRACK” ISSUE

“We have 5,500 full-time staff and over 20,000 part-time staff. We are one of the major employers of Hong Kong and have a significant commitment to the community, through that and through tax and our charities.”         … Continue reading

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THE “WHERE ARE THE GAME CHANGERS?” ISSUE

SUBSCRIBERS TRIPLED IN JUST THREE WEEKS! OFFERS TO HAVE THE B*TCH GO CHINESE! ALSO AVAILABLE ON http://www.fasttrack.hk FROM SEPTEMBER 3! AND THE COW JUMPED OVER THE MOON! ~*~ One of the best Game Changers in tennis we have seen in … Continue reading

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