Tag Archives: Horse racing

June 02

Derby Day, Japan Style

Photos from a day out at Tokyo Racecourse on Japan Derby Day.     Advertisements

April 08

Dawn over Sha Tin Racecourse, Hong Kong

Catching the morning training session at the world famous Sha Tin Racecourse in Hong Kong.  

May 29

Not quite off and racing

There’s not a spare inch of space left along the vast grassy straight as the moment of truth draws near. The enormous 80,000 strong crowd gazes expectantly as one at the gigantic 64m-wide screen. In unison, they raise their hands and begin rhythmically smacking their rolled up newspaper guides into their other hands. The mesmerising “twack… […]