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THE ILLEGAL AND FROTHY ISSUE

By Keyser Soze MOMENTUM SHIFT ON ILLEGAL BETTING… The timely and unambiguous closing statement of last week’s Asian Racing Conference by Asian Racing Federation (ARF) Chairman and Hong Kong Jockey Club Chief Executive Winfried Engelbrecht-Bresges proposing the establishment of a regional … Continue reading

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THE ARF, THE ARC AND THE PASSAGE TO INDIA?

By Hans Ebert We never undertook The Passage To India that would have taken us into the bowels of Mumbai, the home of Bollywood, and this year’s gathering of ARF- the Asian Racing Federation- for ARC, the Asian Racing Conference. … Continue reading

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HORSE RACING: WHY CAN’T IT BE MORE LIKE DAVID BOWIE?

By Hans Ebert & Jenny Bridle The news on Monday that David Bowie had passed away had the twitterverse explode. After all, this was Bowie, the most innovative musician ever, who refused to stand still. Describing the artist as “iconic” … Continue reading

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THE CHANGING FACE OF RACINGB*TCH

There comes a time when one needs to “cease operations”, step back, look forwards, and seize the day and seize a Caesar Salad and seize whatever new opportunities there might be to stop lethargy setting in, and, perhaps even saying, … Continue reading

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HORSE RACING AND ITS NON-USE OF SOCIAL MEDIA

Much has been said and talked about “social media” in relation to the future of horse racing and “engaging the next generation of racing fans”- all nice, pat sound bites, but far removed from reality. Apart from Twitter, the horse … Continue reading

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HORSE RACING AND THE SINISTER ATTEMPTS AT COPYRIGHT SHAKEDOWNS

The music industry was caught with its pants down when The Digital Revolution happened overnight. It turned Copyright laws on its head by becoming irrelevant and persona non grata in the online world. Music companies huffed and puffed, stuck the … Continue reading

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HORSE RACING AND SOCIAL MEDIA AND WILL IT WORK?

Some of us closed our Facebook accounts for many reasons; grandparents started to have their own pages, others read the small print and found out that all personal content belonged to Team Zuckerberg, accounts were hacked, trolls started to follow … Continue reading

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THE TRULY WEIRD ISSUE

HELL HATH NO FURY LIKE A WOMAN SCORNED WHO TAKES TO HER FACEBOOK PAGE! As many know by now, a certain Singapore-based Aussie jockey’s wife has returned to Oz from Singapore and immediately got onto her Facebook page to have … Continue reading

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