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BGBF Puppy Cup Final Review

May 15th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , |

Roxhill Mystique, trained by Monmore handler Paul Sallis, overcame a difficult trap draw to produce a fine performance to be crowned the BGBF Puppy Cup at Sheffield this evening. An electric start at trap rise for the daughter of Laughill Blake and Bleisce Charm gave her the advantage to lead Lostrig Zeus into the opening turn. Holding her position at the opening turn, she led out the second where [...]

BGBF Puppy Cup Semi Final Review

May 8th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , |

Tuesday evening saw the 2018 BGBF Puppy Cup semi finals take place at Sheffield and much like the first round, they didn't disappoint. The opening Semi Final went the way of Fearsome Ferigno (Adageo Bob-Santro Cruz) who overcame some early bumping out the traps to lead into the opening bend, closely followed by Commanche Storm (Storm Control - Atouchofvenus) and Porterhouse (Superior Product - Jazz Tilly). Opening up a [...]

BGBF Puppy Cup Semi Final Draws

May 2nd, 2018|Categories: News|

Following Tuesday evenings opening round, the draw for the Semi Finals of the 2018 BGBF Puppy Cup were made earlier today.Semi Final 11 - Porterhouse (R). 2- Awesome Alfie (R). 3 - Fearsome Skipper (R). 4 - Fearsome Ferigno (R). 5 - These Old Shades (R). 6 - Commanche Storm (M).Semi Final 2 :1 - Roxhill Mystique (R). 2 - Lostrigg Zeus (R). 3 - Lowgate Rudy (R). 4 - [...]

BGBF Puppy Cup 2018

May 1st, 2018|Categories: News|

The opening round of the 2018 BGBF Puppy Cup got underway at Sheffield this evening with six heats of good quality racing on show. The opening heat went the way of Fearsome Skipper (Adageo Bob - Santro Cruz) as he led home Awesome Alfie (Tyrur Big Mike - Roxholme Dream) by two and a half lengths in 29.50. Overcoming trouble in the run up he powered his way along [...]

SIS Provides Funding To BGBF

February 22nd, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , |

SIS (Sports Information Services), a leading live pictures and data supplier, has agreed to provide funding over the next three years to the British Greyhound Breeders Forum (BGBF). The long-term funding will allow the BGBF to achieve their ambition of staging a series of Category 1 and Category 2 competitions across a variety of distances for British Bred greyhounds, supported by the tracks, the BGRF and now by SIS. [...]

Latest News

February 13th, 2018|Categories: News|

We have an exciting sponsorship announcement coming soon that we hope to be able to confirm shortly. This fantastic sponsorship will enable us to continue with our full calendar of events as well as, potentially, having additional funding for 1 or 2 extra events! We are working hard with the tracks to bring you the confirmed dates and locations as soon as possible so you can plan [...]

Skate On & Elvis The Pride Of Britain

January 29th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |

King Elvis swept the board at the Greyhound of the Year awards with Rab and Liz McNair regretting not bringing a low-loader into Central London to take away all the trophies. Elvis became the first British bred to land the award since Jimmy Lollie in 2010 and the first home born greyhound to take the standard distance award since the great Westmead Hawk. The British bred award was already [...]

Skate On Lands GBGB Best Dam Of British Bred Award

January 17th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , |

Skate On has been named the GBGB 2017 Best Dam of British Bred. The 2012 William Hill Oaks runner up had an October 2015 litter by Tullymurry Act on the ground in 2017 that collectively amassed 290 points, using the same scoring system as used to determine the winner of the Trainers Championship. Leading the way was triple Category One Winner King Elvis, who won the 71st Produce Stakes at [...]

Breeders Stakes Confirmed For Nottingham

January 15th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: |

We're delighted to be able to repot that following discussions over the last few weeks, we can now confirm that an agreement is now in place for the British Breeders Stakes to take place as usual at Nottingham in October 2018. The Breeders Stakes is a big part of our exciting racing calendar for 2018, with further announcements coming soon regarding more top class races for British Breds. This [...]

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