Ronan Groome details Robbie Downey's case after the 23-year-old had a six-month ban from France Galop reciprocated in Britain, where he holds his licence, last week
Horse racing revenues were significantly down on forecasted targets in 2018, according to France Galop
By Irish Field Contributor on 28 June 2019
France Galop has continued a policy of cost-cutting with the announcement that Maisons-Laffitte will close at the end of 2019
Leo Powell applauds the reaction of the ParisLongchamp team to criticisms of their facilities at the weekend, and he looks again at the yearling market after Book 1 in Tattersalls
The racing at ParisLongchamp went well with no ground problems but the basic facilites were not up to scratch, especially given the huge admission prices
Christophe Soumillon claimed that the ParisLonghamp racing surface was ‘dangerous’, after the Poulains - but were France Galop right to change tracks for the Pouliches?
New rule will affect Irish trainers but there are no plans to replicate the rule here or in Britain
The Group 1 Criterium de Saint-Cloud and the Group 1 Criterium International have been lost from the programme for this season after protesters blocked the entrance to the paddock
President of France Galop, dedicated show jumper and breeder, Edouard de Rothschild talks to Ruth Loney about his passion for horses
By Irish Field Contributor on 04 August 2017
Horse Racing Ireland's chief Brian Kavanagh outlines the work being done by the European Pattern Committee in relation to stayers
During the first quarter of the year female jockeys had more than 300 extra rides compared to the previous period in 2016
Anne Marie Duff believes the French experiment of allowing lady riders a weight allowance should not be dismissed out of hand
The French track has been on the go since May and has held 18 meetings with very little rainfall
The returning president of France Galop faces some difficult times ahead
The rebuilding of Longchamp is one of the big tasks ahead for French racing
Saint-Cloud racetrack is threatened by a housing plan for greater Paris which is due to begin on January 1st next year
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