Tag Archives: JoJo McKinnon

THE GIVE PEACE A CHANCE ISSUE

THE WAR IS OVER: NOW FOR THE REBUILD Now that the war over vision rights, so bitterly fought out between Racing Victoria and the Tabcorp/Sky Channel duopoly is finally over, the Victorians have a unique opportunity to exploit their bold … Continue reading

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THE BLOW TORCH ISSUE

TURNING THE BLOW TORCH ON SYDNEY RACING Respected Sydney racing journalist Ken Callander, below turned the blow torch on Sydney racing in his Monday weekly column in the Telegraph with a piece titled “Racing for a solution in Sydney”. The … Continue reading

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WHAT YOU CAN LEARN FROM A SIMULTANEOUS BROADCAST

Frankly, we’ve been thinking of the words “simultaneous broadcast” and wondering how many people know what the hell it is and which egghead came up with this brain teaser? It’s like many of us not knowing a simulator from a … Continue reading

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HORSE RACING: THE GAME CHANGERS (PART ONE)

(Source: Sports And Spirituality) RYAN MOORE (Source: Zimbio) Even his father has described as a “miserable bastard” but this monosyllabic and gifted jockey takes it all in stride. There’s a touch of a Dickensian personality to Moore- like an urchin … Continue reading

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FIREWORKS IN DUBAI

They came from all around the world- the best jockeys, trainers and equine stars of the turf along with the most figures in horse racing to Meydan and this almost private party hosted by Sheik Mohammed. Though having an opening … Continue reading

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AND THE FUTURE OF HORSE RACING JUST MIGHT BE…

                James Brown sang how “It’s A Man’s Man’s Man’s World”and it certainly seems to be the case when it comes to horse racing. There seems to exist a glass ceiling in a sport commandeered and control by individual Old … Continue reading

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