Current Tag: Whip

International Horse Racing News

Consultation opens on use of the whip in British racing

POSTED: July 1, 2021

initial phase of consultation – an online questionnaire – opens today, 1 July, and will run for 10 weeksFurther phases of the consultation will include...

International Horse Racing News

Whip Consultation Steering Group to draw on broad range of racing, political, equine welfare and media expertise

POSTED: May 6, 2021

The British Horseracing Authority (BHA) has today confirmed the membership of a Whip Consultation Steering Group which will have responsibility for oversight of the process...

Podcasts & Videos

Stewards do your job, the new whip rules and more

POSTED: October 5, 2020

Jonathan Stettin talks the new riding crop or whip rules which were just implemented in California by the CHRB. Jon weighs in on what he...

Podcasts & Videos

Go to the Whip, the latest Gate to Wire podcast episode

POSTED: October 2, 2020

In this episode Jon and Mike tell the stewards to do their job when it comes to whip regulations. They talk Improbable, the Arc, and...


The Cushion Crop

POSTED: January 1, 2020

The cushion crop! What is a cushion crop? I’m glad that you asked. The cushion crop could be described as an instrument of correction, encouragement,...

Latest Horse Racing News

Julio Couton and Silvio Amador Suspended 30 days For a Whip Handoff

POSTED: December 15, 2019

In last Thursday’s sixth race at Golden Gate Fields we saw something you don't see every day. Silvio Amador handed off his whip to Julio...

Latest Horse Racing News

A Lot of Movin and Shakin

POSTED: December 13, 2019

We all know Joe Talamo is booked for Oaklawn, and Kent Desormeaux is at the Fair Grounds. Bob Baffert and Peter Miller are sending strings...

Training Tips

Trainer JJ Graci on New Whip Rules In Horse Racing

POSTED: October 25, 2019

Horse Racing's New Whip Rules Feature Image Courtesy of Steve Heuertz  I was reading a article about how Woodbine Race Course is going to try...


Race Riding or Foul for David Cohen?

POSTED: April 25, 2019

Race riding is an art. Knowing how far you can push a horse out, or intimidate a rider or his mount without fouling to the...



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