News About Australian Racing Board

Victorian Jockeys Set For Showdown Over Safety Vests

Victorian Jockeys Set For Showdown Over Safety Vests

Victorian jockeys are set for a showdown with the Australian Racing Board over highly contentious use of safety vests.

Chief Executive of the Victorian Jockeys’ Association Des O’Keeffe confirmed that he would be meeting with Andrew Harding of the Australian Racing Board to discuss the vests.

Jockeys vests tend to weigh around 500g but riders get a 1kg claim to ...

Horse of the Year & Hall Of Fame Take Over the Nation

Horse of the Year & Hall Of Fame Take Over the Nation

The highly prestigious annual Australian Horse of the Year and Hall of Fame awards will now become genuinely national events with Racing Victoria (RV) successful in their proposal for the Australian Racing Board (ARB) to take over administration of the events.

Starting from this year, Racing Victoria will begin to shift duties for the selection and award ceremonies for both ...