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Rast

An archaic Norwegian unit of length approximately equivalent to nine kilometers.
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Pip Kirkby, managing director at Market Rasen, a member of Jockey Club Racecourses, said: "Market Rasen has more than doubled its own annual investment in prize-money since 2010 to around PS400,000 in 2012 to protect the race programme in the face of levy declines, which is a significant contribution for a small jumps course.
50) Smart Boy Prince is a tenacious type well suited to the forceful style of McCoy and this twoand-a-half mile trip is just slightly further than at Market Rasen but nothing too cause any concern
Series dates Market Rasen Sep 29, Ex eter Oct 23, Huntingdon Nov 4, Carlisle Nov 12, Warwick Dec 9, Wincanton Dec 26, Warwick Jan 24, Wincanton Jan 31, Market Rasen Feb 17, Carlisle Mar 7, Huntingdon Apr 1, Ex eter Apr 16, Aintree (final) May 17
The selection won two outings ago at Market Rasen and wasn't disgraced in a novices' handicap at Uttoxeter on his most recent run.
TODAY'SP OINTERS vvRichard Newland's runners at Market Rasen The Worcestershire-based trainer's last seven runners over jumps have achieved form figures of 4112122 and with his string in scintillating form it could be worth following his runners at Market Rasen.
SANDOWN, Huntingdon and Market Rasen, the Racecourse Holdings Trust courses who race on Boxing Day, are staging a big Christmas cover-up in a bid to beat the frost.
10 Market Rasen, nap) All his wins have come on right-handed courses and he was out of his depth at Cheletenham last time.
Third on his first outing for his new yard in much better company at Market Rasen, the five-year-old gelding goes back to Given's local track to make his chase debut (3.
40 Market Rasen, nap) He was highly tried in his previous attempts over hurdles and this represents an easier task on his first start for David Pipe.
MARKET RASEN and Ayr must pass inspections this morning before racing can go ahead.
15 Market Rasen, nap) Boasted decent form on the Flat in France before joining David Pipe and expected to play a leading role on his British debut over hurdles.
OLLIE GARNER has become the first amateur to win the Tom Halliday Memorial Scholarship, given by Market Rasen racecourse to support a young jump jockey.