Overview of British Racing Seminar

Love racing? Your chance to learn about the fascinating world of horseracing

This one day informative seminar, run by the National Horseracing College on behalf of the British Horseracing Authority, takes place 3 to 4 times a year at a variety of venues in the UK, hosted by well known racing personalities.

The seminar provides a general introduction to the world of racing and is ideal for anyone who wants to expand their knowledge of racing or develop their career in the industry and covers a variety of interesting topics.


It is ideal for those who have just started their job in the industry and would benefit from learning about the structure of the industry and how all the different organisations work together. It will help build your confidence and make you more effective in your role by improving your knowledge of racing.

The packed agenda features talks from key industry figures, covering many aspects of this complex and historical sport. Subjects covered include:

  • The role of the British Horseracing Authority, the Levy Board and Weatherbys
  • Racing in the Media
  • Betting industry
  • Breeding and Stud industry
  • Rules of Racing
  • Racecourse management

The seminar costs £120 per person and that includes VAT, lunch and refreshments. Payment is to be received before the seminar.

The National Horseracing College manage the administration of these seminars so please contact Mike Goodfellow by email info@theNHC.co.uk to book a place or register your interest.

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