Newmarket primary school children are Under Starter’s Orders during special year

Following the success of last year’s Under Starter’s Orders, 152 Year 5 students from six local schools are again underway with the specialist primary school education programme, a project which encompasses and supports the National Curriculum…

Ollie McPhail reaches a 1,000th milestone for Racing to School charity

Ollie McPhail’s 13 years as a jump jockey returned a respectable 129 winners, but at Sandown on March 11th he reached a significant landmark in his second career. As Lead Education Officer with Racing to School, McPhail notched up his 1,000th…

British Horseracing Education and Standards Trust renamed ‘Racing to School’

This month, BHEST will change its name to Racing to School and introduce two new educational programmes designed to encourage young people to pursue a career in horseracing. Racing to School was previously just used as the title of the education…

BHEST ANNOUNCES TWO NEW APPOINTMENTS AND PLANS TO EXPAND ITS EDUCATION PROGRAMMES

The British Horseracing Education Standards Trust (BHEST) - the charity that runs the successful ‘Racing to School’ programme with the support of British racecourses and the breeding industry - is developing two new initiatives designed…