DOUBLE UP FOR COOLAGH MAGIC

Coolagh Magic made it two wins on the bounce after following up on his success at Newcastle with victory at Southwell. He was always prominent under Tony Hamilton and had the lead halfway. He stayed on strongly and was never challenged. He stayed on to win by two-and-a-quarter-lengths for owner Alan Harte.

ROYAL COSMIC AT SOUTHWELL

Royal Cosmic showed a good attitude to win at Southwell for owners The Cosmic Cases. She was always in touch under apprentice jockey Sebastian Woods. They made headway over the final three furlongs and had the lead at the furlong pole. They stayed on well under pressure and held on to win by a half-a-length.

WAR TIGER SHOWS HIS CLASS

War Tiger improved on his first two starts to put in an impressive performance at Wolverhampton to beat the odds on favourite. He made all under jockey Tony Hamilton and was always travelling nicely. He started to put pressure on his rival on the turn for home and was the clear winner entering the final furlong. He stayed on to win by three-and-a-half-lengths for owner Mrs Richard Henry and looks an exciting prospect for the season ahead.

CHARMING KID IMPRESSIVE AT DUNDALK

Charming Kid made the trip over to Dundalk worth while with an impressive victory under Barry McHugh. He was sent off favourite and justified the support. He was always prominent and looked the winner a long way from home. He was always travelling strongly and pulled clear of his rivals approaching the final furlong. He stayed on strongly to win by two-and-three-quarter-lengths for owners The Cool Silk Partnership.

It was the first time Barry had ridden at the track and his dad was there to see him win. Marcus and Joel had taken Charming Kid over the water.

ACCOUNTS SECRETARY WANTED

We are looking for a hardworking accounts secretary to join our busy team full time.

We are looking for someone who has a good understanding of Sage Accounts and Microsoft Office. A knowledge of the racing industry (Frontrunner and Weatherbys) would be preferable but is not essential.

Our accounts secretary is responsible for paying all of the bills, paying staff and managing the day to day running of the office. They will work closely with Richard and Robin as well as the other office staff.

They will need to be able to do entries and declarations both in the UK and Internationally. They will help organise runners when they are sent abroad and liaise with our travelling team on the day-to-day runners.

They will also deal with all racing staff including managing holiday and sickness.

They will be one of the faces of R F Racing – speaking to owners on the phone and greeting them when they visit the yard.

The successful applicant will be extremely organised, hardworking and enthusiastic. They need to be a team player and a good communicator.

If this sounds like you. Please send your CV including two references to enquiries@richardfahey.com

Additional Information

Hours – Monday – Friday 9am-5pm plus every other Saturday 9am-12.30pm
Salary – excellent rates of pay to be discussed depending on experience
Holidays – 30 days (including bank holidays)
Pool money bonus
Pension Scheme

ZIP ZIPS IN AT NEWCASTLE

Zip has been every consistent, he’s been placed on 4 of his seven starts so it was great to see him get his head in front. He did take a keen hold under Barry McHugh and was sat second for much of the race. He took up the lead at the furlong pole and stayed on well under pressure to win by a length-and-three-quarters. There were plenty there from The Knavesmire Partnership to welcome him back into the winners enclosure.

COOLAGH MAGIC FIRST WINNER OF 2019

Coolagh Magic was our first winner of 2019, and he was impressive at Newcastle. The Sepoy-colt has been placed on three of his six starts and was always travelling nicely under jockey Barry McHugh. He pressed the leader and took up the running two furlongs from home. He was clear entering the final furlong and stayed on strongly to win by two-and-three-quarter-lengths. He looks a nice prospect this year for owner Alan Harte.

GABRIAL’S CENTURION WINNER 190

We ended 2019 with 190 winners after Gabrial’s Centurion put in an eye-catching performance at Southwell. He was sat in mid-division under jockey Barry McHugh and had a lot to do turning for home. He picked up really strongly and chased down the leaders. He stayed on to win by half-a-length for owner Dr Marwan Koukash.

CLAIRE UNDERWOOD WINS AGAIN

Since joining us back in May Claire Underwood was won twice and been second twice on her first four starts. She’s ultra consistent and is still learning her trade. She was always prominent under Barry McHugh and took up the lead approaching the final furlong. She stayed on well under pressure and stayed on well to win by a head for the Parker Partnership.

ESSENZA WINS WOLVERHAMPTON BONUS

Essenza picked up a nice bonus race at Wolverhampton and we were delighted for owner Derek Iceton who’s had to be patient. She’s been placed five times this season and i’m glad she now knows what it’s like to win. She was always prominent under jockey Barry McHugh. She had the lead inside the final two furlongs and stayed on strongly to win by half-a-length.