Horse Care
Starting a career in racing
Helen Sharp
For nearly fifty years, RACE has been providing career opportunities for young people interested in working in racing
22 December 2021 Racing columns
A member of the Kildare Under 20 hurling panel, Neil Ryan has now ridden his first winner
RACE ACADEMY: Hive of activity as trainees get to grips with new careers
Keith Rowe brings us the latest news from the Academy as 26 young trainees are join industry staff to learn new skills and a taste of what the future may hold
15 November 2021 Racing features
New RACE mobile unit takes jockey coaching on the road
The mobile unit offers a range of training opportunities including coaching for apprentices, conditionals and amateur riders, simulator coaching and fitness assessments
1 October 2021 Racing News
HEART OF RACING: Helen O'Sullivan
Helen O'Sullivan, retiring from the Irish Jockeys Trust, reflects on a life in education
20 August 2021 Inside Racing
PARROT MOUTH: First of many for Wesley
Gifted young jockey Wesley Joyce from Moyross, Co Limerick, who came into racing through a RACE outreach progtamme, has ridden his first winner
7 May 2021 Inside Racing
DIRECT FROM THE ACADEMY: Irish developing racing talent in Bahrain
Keith Rowe posts his latest update from the Racing Academy and Centre of Education
19 March 2021 Inside Racing
EDUCATION FEATURE 2021: So you want to be a jockey?
The RACE trainee jockey programme has achieved outstanding success over more than 35 years with many successful graduates making their mark in the global racing industry
15 January 2021 Careers & education
DIRECT FROM THE ACADEMY: Ample opportunities to develop key skills
Keith Rowe brings up-to-date with the latest events among the new students in RACE
18 December 2020 Inside Racing
FROM RACE ACADEMY: Junior Academy places popular
Aine O’Connor is coordinating the days to help young people gain more insight to the racing industry
18 December 2020 Inside Racing
BOOKS: Joe finds his stride with 'lockdown' book
The Godolphin Ireland managing director has spent his spare time this year putting together a collection of essays
23 October 2020 Latest News