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Re: HORSE RACING CHALLENGE : NAP OF THE DAY

Post by 1964white » Sun Mar 29, 2020 6:40 pm

Muppet the Cat wrote:
Sun Mar 29, 2020 6:34 pm
Apologies 64, missed this initially.

Clue: - Grand National and Gold Cup Winner !
70's ?

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1964white wrote:
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70's ?
Yes

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Re: HORSE RACING CHALLENGE : NAP OF THE DAY

Post by 1964white » Sun Mar 29, 2020 6:45 pm

L'Escargot

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Re: HORSE RACING CHALLENGE : NAP OF THE DAY

Post by Gandalf » Sun Mar 29, 2020 6:52 pm

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Gandi - have you had the toe 'done'. If so hope you're feeling OK :tup:
No, not yet. Waiting for the call.
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Re: HORSE RACING CHALLENGE : NAP OF THE DAY

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1964white wrote:
Sun Mar 29, 2020 6:45 pm
L'Escargot
:tup: ….too easy a clue :roll: :)

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Re: HORSE RACING CHALLENGE : NAP OF THE DAY

Post by 1964white » Sun Mar 29, 2020 8:03 pm

Muppet the Cat wrote:
Sun Mar 29, 2020 7:02 pm
:tup: ….too easy a clue :roll: :)
Great horse was L'Escargot from the 70's

Red Rum also a top class chaser who won the Grand National three times but not the Cheltenham Gold Cup

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Re: HORSE RACING CHALLENGE : NAP OF THE DAY

Post by Muppet the Cat » Sun Mar 29, 2020 9:41 pm

gessa wrote:
Sun Mar 29, 2020 6:36 pm
Wye

Towcester
Both :tup: and added Ges

7to get

Ascot
Ayr
Bangor on Dee
Carlisle
Cartmel
Catterick Bridge
Cheltenham
Chepstow
?
?
Fakenham
?
Fontwell Park
Haydock Park
?
Hexham
Huntingdon
?
Kempton Park
Leicester
?
Liverpool (Aintree)
Ludlow
Market Rasen
Newbury
Newcastle
Newton Abbot
Nottingham
Perth
Plumpton
Sandown Park
Sedgefield
Southwell
Stratford on Avon
Taunton
?
Towcester
Uttoxeter
Warwick
Wetherby
Wincanton
Windsor
Wolverhampton
Worcester
Wye

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Re: HORSE RACING CHALLENGE : NAP OF THE DAY

Post by Muppet the Cat » Sun Mar 29, 2020 9:50 pm

1964white wrote:
Sun Mar 29, 2020 6:37 pm
Doncaster
Exeter
Hereford
Kelso
Lingfield
Towcester (Ges already got)
With those 4 added* below 64, just leaves 2to find :!: :?: :!: :?:

*Perhaps I've been a little harsh as Ges/64/Gandi all said Exeter. In the book as 'Devon and Exeter' but have now added.

Ascot
Ayr
Bangor on Dee
Carlisle
Cartmel
Catterick Bridge
Cheltenham
Chepstow
Devon and Exeter
Doncaster
Fakenham
?
Fontwell Park
Haydock Park
Hereford
Hexham
Huntingdon
Kelso
Kempton Park
Leicester
Lingfield Park
Liverpool (Aintree)
Ludlow
Market Rasen
Newbury
Newcastle
Newton Abbot
Nottingham
Perth
Plumpton
Sandown Park
Sedgefield
Southwell
Stratford on Avon
Taunton
?
Towcester
Uttoxeter
Warwick
Wetherby
Wincanton
Windsor
Wolverhampton
Worcester
Wye

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Re: HORSE RACING CHALLENGE : NAP OF THE DAY

Post by 1964white » Sun Mar 29, 2020 10:12 pm

Folkestone (now closed)

Only other course I can think of starting with the letter T is Thirsk but that is a Flat Racing racetrack

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Re: HORSE RACING CHALLENGE : NAP OF THE DAY

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1964white wrote:
Sun Mar 29, 2020 10:12 pm
Folkestone (now closed)

Only other course I can think of starting with the letter T is Thirsk but that is a Flat Racing racetrack
:tup: added 64

Which just leaves 1, which must be long since closed.

Ascot
Ayr
Bangor on Dee
Carlisle
Cartmel
Catterick Bridge
Cheltenham
Chepstow
Devon and Exeter
Doncaster
Fakenham
Folkestone
Fontwell Park
Haydock Park
Hereford
Hexham
Huntingdon
Kelso
Kempton Park
Leicester
Lingfield Park
Liverpool (Aintree)
Ludlow
Market Rasen
Newbury
Newcastle
Newton Abbot
Nottingham
Perth
Plumpton
Sandown Park
Sedgefield
Southwell
Stratford on Avon
Taunton
?
Towcester
Uttoxeter
Warwick
Wetherby
Wincanton
Windsor
Wolverhampton
Worcester
Wye

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Re: HORSE RACING CHALLENGE : NAP OF THE DAY

Post by gessa » Mon Mar 30, 2020 8:16 am

Thurles?

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Re: HORSE RACING CHALLENGE : NAP OF THE DAY

Post by Gandalf » Mon Mar 30, 2020 9:43 am

Torquay ?
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gessa wrote:
Mon Mar 30, 2020 8:16 am
Thurles?
No, list doesn’t include any Irish tracks Ges

(There is a list of Irish ones as well though - would be right up Nick’s street :duno: )

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Gandalf wrote:
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Torquay ?
No, not Torquay Gandi

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Re: HORSE RACING CHALLENGE : NAP OF THE DAY

Post by Muppet the Cat » Mon Mar 30, 2020 9:55 am

Clue: was actually in a town beginning with ‘S’

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Re: HORSE RACING CHALLENGE : NAP OF THE DAY

Post by 1964white » Mon Mar 30, 2020 10:11 am

Muppet the Cat wrote:
Mon Mar 30, 2020 9:55 am
Clue: was actually in a town beginning with ‘S’
To be honest Cat I haven't got a clue on this one

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Re: HORSE RACING CHALLENGE : NAP OF THE DAY

Post by Muppet the Cat » Mon Mar 30, 2020 10:17 am

1964white wrote:
Mon Mar 30, 2020 10:11 am
To be honest Cat I haven't got a clue on this one
Once considered ‘the finest course in the north’

Closed in the 80’s

:?: :?: :?: :?: :?:

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Re: HORSE RACING CHALLENGE : NAP OF THE DAY

Post by 1964white » Mon Mar 30, 2020 10:34 am

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Mon Mar 30, 2020 10:17 am
Once considered ‘the finest course in the north’

Closed in the 80’s

:?: :?: :?: :?: :?:
The only town I can think of in the North starting with a T is Tadcaster, surely not the finest course in the north :shock:

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Re: HORSE RACING CHALLENGE : NAP OF THE DAY

Post by Gandalf » Mon Mar 30, 2020 10:48 am

Stockton (Teesside) ?
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Re: HORSE RACING CHALLENGE : NAP OF THE DAY

Post by Muppet the Cat » Mon Mar 30, 2020 10:48 am

1964white wrote:
Mon Mar 30, 2020 10:34 am
The only town I can think of in the North starting with a T is Tadcaster, surely not the finest course in the north :shock:
You missed the initial clue further up the thread...….actually in a town beginning with 'S' :!:

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